Calendar archived events

Find previous premieres, festivals and special events in the performing arts archive.
If you have missed a premiere, please consult the company’s own website (following the link in the company details) for further performance dates.


The New Gospel: The First Mission

What would Jesus preach in the 21st century? And how would today’s supporters of secular and spiritual power respond to the return of the most influential prophet and revolutionary in history? The artistic Jesus and his apostles will arrive from the sea and cross the city towards a great multimedia finale.

Transeuropa 2019Palermo, Italy


Fearful Symmetries

by Cie Ioannis Mandafounis

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 GenèveGeneva, Switzerland

From the black box to the white cube, from public parks to rock concerts and cinemascapes, the 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.

DancehouseMelbourne, Australia


Chasing a Ghost

by Alexandra Bachzetsis

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 ChicagoChicago, USA



by Ruth Childs / Scarlett’s

«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-GenèveGeneva, Switzerland



by Company Mafalda

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 ZürichZurich, Switzerland