In the age of Tinder, Grindr and online dating, dance continues to play a central role in how many of us find a mate. Dance can take many shapes but – even when it’s performed by professionally trained dancers in front of a sophisticated audience – deep down inside, dance is a mating ritual.
Dampfzentrale • Bern, Switzerland
«Blue Moves» is a road-movie dance about the idea of being woke: radically and consistently aware of racial and social injustice. For four dancers carried away by the blues. The light glissé of the blue note.
ADC-Genève • Geneva, Switzerland
Supported majestically by Mozart’s Mass in C minor, the choreographer Abou Lagraa develops a dance portrayed with fluidity, abandon, virtuosity and harmony. A shared dance offering a spiritual journey, where the dancers' bodies become music, borne on the wings of Mozart's work.
Grand Théâtre de Genève • Geneva, Switzerland
The festival takes place in the French-Belgian Eurometropolis of Lille-Kortrijk-Tournai and offers a fine selection of international contemporary theatre and dance. Featured this year are exciting Swiss productions by Laetitia Dosch, Martin Schick, Denise Wintsch and Christophe Meierhans.
NEXT Arts Festival • Kortrijk, Belgium