Longer than winter, the programme spans several months and takes place in different locations in the canton of Neuchâtel. Emerging and established artists present a season of contemporary Swiss dance. Featuring Foofwa d’Imobilité, Tabea Martin, Cie Gilles Jobin, Cie Yasmine Hugonnet and others.
Neuchâtel • Neuchâtel, Switzerland
In this four-part evening Zurich Ballet will pay homage to Jiří Kylián. What all Kylián’s choreographic works have in common, is their painful beauty and a lightness of movement paired with profound musicality, expressive emotionalism and poignant introspection.
Opernhaus Zürich • Zürich, Switzerland
A burlesque comedy adapted from a cult TV series by Lars von Trier, where rationalist doctors encounter the ghosts that wander around a huge hospital. Director Oscar Gómez Mata examines a hospital community torn between reason and emotion, cutting-edge technology and haunting nightmares...
Comédie de Genève • Geneva, Switzerland
Accompanied by two dancers and a musician, Massimo Furlan invites Italian immigrants living in Lausanne to share their memories and dreams: of their native Italy that they left behind fifty years ago and of modern-day Switzerland that they helped build.
Théâtre de Vidy • Lausanne, Switzerland
This intimate story of a thirteen-year-old girl in hiding with her family in order to escape Nazi persecution reveals not only a tragic page in history but also the analytical mind of a young girl who believes in change and refuses to lose faith in life.
Théâtre des Osses • Fribourg, Switzerland