A new production from Margrit Gysin, the grande dame of young children's puppet theatre. A lost doll, a father bear desperately trying to find it and an inconsolable Mimi. After several attempts, the Brumm Bear comes up with a very interesting idea ...
Vorstadttheater • Basel, Switzerland
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
This title was invented by John Cage for a work performed in 1976, a composition which overlays several musical spaces simultaneously. Marthaler’s production will be an idiosyncratic continuation of the research that Cage conducted in his life on the connection between chance, experience and the everyday.
Schauspielhaus, Schiffbau • Zürich, 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