In this commission for the Geneva Ballet as part of the format «Minimal Maximal», Mandafounis searches for a dialogue between the individual and the collective; how to rediscover intimacy within a group. He achieves this by modelling his dance on additions and subtractions in counterpoint to John Adams’ music.
Grand Théâtre de Genève • Geneva, Switzerland
From the black box to the white cube, from public parks to rock concerts and cinemascapes, the swiss.style selection brings to Melbourne sophisticated, thought-provoking dance artists from Switzerland: Cindy Van Acker, Rudi van der Merwe, Perrine Valli, József Trefeli and Gábor Varga.
Dancehouse • Melbourne, Australia
A choreography for five dancers with music played live by two pianists. In this work, doubles continuously appear – a double body, a double sound, a double space, a double image. Alexandra Bachzetsis challenges the choreographic archetype of the duet, transforming it into an unsettling image.
The Art Institute of Chicago • Chicago, USA
«Fantasia» is an improvisatory musical composition and performance art work. The musical composition is based on several familiar melodies, containing different shapes and styles: a classic Disney film of 1940, an equestrian demonstration by Arab horsemen and others …
ADC-Genève • Geneva, Switzerland
The choreographer Teresa Rotemberg asked children in Argentina and Switzerland basic questions about themselves and their everyday life, their dreams and longings. The rich imagination of the children, their stories and drawings have been transformed into a production of video and dance.
Tanzhaus Zürich • Zurich, Switzerland
The festival shows the versatility of the international dance scene in presenting the latest choreographies of newcomers as well as of iconic figures. This year’s «Tanz in Bern» under the title «uniqueness» explores the unique aspects of the body, art and collectives with ten international choreographic works and a packed context programme.
Dampfzentrale • Bern, Switzerland