Author: Eight-consulting

INLETS 2 / Merce CUNNiNGHAM

Like most of Mr. Cunningham’s works, it depicts no dramatic situation, yet is rich in atmosphere. A quiet dance to a score by John Cage that consists of soft, gurgling sounds, Inlets 2 evokes the peace of bodies of water. Serenity was established at the outset when women stepped slowly on stage. In contrast, the […]

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DEATH iN VENiCE BY Richard WHERLOCK – THEATER BALLETT BASEL – CH

DEATH IN VENICE Ballet by Richard Wherlock. Music by Dmitri Shostakovich Recommended ages: 14 and over The protagonist of this ballet is overcome by the urgent desire to question his thought, his feelings and his entire life. After the death of his young wife he feels compelled to test new things, to transcend society’s accepted […]

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DANCELAB 9 Choreography by dancers from the ballet ensemble

World premieres / JUNE 2018 The dynamic dancers from the ballet ensemble who work at the highest technical levels and are normally seen in pieces by Richard Wherlock or other guest choreographers now receive the opportunity for the ninth successive year to choreograph their own works and present them on stage. The intimacy of the […]

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Triple Bill ! – Bryan ARiAS – Hofesh SCHECHTER- Jiří POKORNY -Thomas NOONE – Ballett Theater Basel – CH

THE FOOLS by Hofesh Shechter // THIS IS EVERYTHING by Bryan Arias  «THE FOOLS» (WORLD PREMIERE BERN 2008, REWORKED NEW YORK 2010) / «THIS IS EVERYTHING» (WORLD PREMIERE)DANCE PROGRAMME WITH PIECES BY HOFESH SHECHTER AND BRYAN ARIAS PREMIERE SEPTEMBER 29,  2017 THE FOOLS With «The Fools» we bring a second piece by one the world’s […]

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Robert SWiNSTON / CNDC Angers – FR

ROBERT SWINSTON (Artistic Director) graduated from the Juilliard School with a BFA in Dance. His experiences as a dancer began with the Martha Graham Apprentice Group. He performed with the companies of Kazuko Hirabayashi and Jose Limon, before joining Merce Cunningham Dance Company (MCDC) in 1980. In 1992, he became Assistant to the Choreographer. After […]

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PEER GYNT by Johan iNGER – Guest Choreographer in Ballett Theater Basel – CH

PREMIERE-CREATION PEER GYNT by Johan IngerTHURSDAY 18th of MAY 2017- till 22nd of JUNE Grosse Bühne (big stage), 7:30 pm The Swede Johan Inger will choreograph an entirely new version of this “Faust of the North” for the Ballett Theater Basel ensemble. He captivates audiences with a diverse world of movement, where the principles of musical composition are […]

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MASS B -Béatrice MASSiN – FR

With Mass b Béatrice Massin is backing youth and the future by turning towards a new generation of performers and producers. The choreographer is continuing her work by gathering a team of 10 dancers from various schools and backgrounds. The aim for her is to use these bodies of today to question a society that […]

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ROBOT BY Blanca Li – FR

in collaboration with Maywa Denki and Aldebaran Robotics After three years of pioneering research and development, the multi-faceted award- winning choreographer Blanca Li creates ROBOT – an innovative contemporary show, cleverly exploring the relationship between humans and machines. Highly intelligent and hilarious, ROBOT naturally attracts audiences of all ages while wowing the most discerning of […]

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EIGHT.. & COMPANIES

Stéphane Hivert has been working for 19 years in the performing arts field, specializing in international tours of dance & contemporary circus productions.  Eight-consulting is an arts management agency, set up in 2018 and based in Prague in the Czech Republic. Eight-consulting specializes in the general management and touring of prominent companies, offers a diversity […]

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