As the corona virus continues to spread and the population lives and works in isolation, Elisabeth invited people via social media to create and film shoe dances with people’s favourite shoes to return them back to her. Answers and films reached Elisabeth from all over the world, old and young, mobile and immobile, artist or not – here you can find the video of these dances – which are updated weekly!
Hello everyone, In case you are bored or sad that so many (all of our contracts) in the coming weeks have been cancelled, I wanted to invite you to join a collective choreographic enquiry that I have been initiating to keep both yours as well as my and our audience’s spirits up 🙂 It’s called ’Shoe Dances against the Coronavirus’ and is that simple: take your favorite shoes, boogie a bit and send me the video. I am putting all […]
Until further notice all public performances and residencies of Elisabeth Schilling are cancelled. We are using the free time to research and plan future tours and pieces. We continue to dance – and we do it on Instagram! Follow @tanzelitanz to stay informed about artistic ideas and to become creative yourself, together with Elisabeth! Image: Simone Mousset’s ‘Their Past’
LCDS FEMINIST SOCIETY PRESENTS: BLEEDING FAERIES ALL OVER THE PLACE Next Saturday the 7th of March the LCDS Feminist Society hosts an intergenerational roundtable discussion with some dance artists discussing the idea of feminist legacy surrounding The Place and what it means to continue this legacy into the future! Elisabeth is excited to have been invited to participate in this talk. More infos HERE. Arrival between 12:30-13 Roundtable discussion starts at 13 in Founders Studio This is event is FREE. […]
On March 6th, FELT will be performed in London at Siobhan Davies Studios as part of the ‘Young Choreographer’s Evening’. More infos here: https://www.siobhandavies.com/whats-on/performance/open-choreography-performance-evening-mar20/ Image: Tim Nunn
In response to the exhibition ‘Ingrid Godon. Ich wünschte’, which shows works by the artist Ingrid Godon and the lyricist Ton Tellegen, Elisabeth is working with young dance enthusiasts to create a choreographic work that will be shown to the public on 27 and 28 February as part of the exhibition at the Museum für Angewandte Kunst Frankfurt a.M.. ‘With dancer and choreographer Elisabeth Schilling, the young people will get to know contemporary dance and translate images, texts, feelings and […]
Elisabeth Schilling is seeking 1 female and 1 male dancer to join her next group creation « HEAR EYES MOVE. Dances with Ligeti » – a choreographic interpretation of the Etudes pour Piano by composer György Ligeti. The work will be a quintet of dancers. Brian Ca will be choreographic assistant to the creation. The piece is co – commissioned by Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg, Kunstfest Weimar, Mosel Musikfestival Germany and furthermore supported by Philharmonie Luxembourg, TROIS C-L […]
‘One second it’s there…’ Movement, time, space and the art dance in galleries and museums A response to the event by Emmie McLuskey. Here you can find a record and response to a day of talks, provocations, lectures and performance work instigated and produced by Tim Nunn, Elisabeth Schilling and Simone Stewart on the occasion of Schilling’s performance of ‘FELT’ at Glasgow University’s Hunterian Gallery. ‘As with any event, it’s hard to relay or communicate an explanation or response to whole day […]
Elisabeth’s TEDx Talk named ‘How to Experience Art: a guide to being creative.’ is now on the TED Website and available to watch here. Image: Dominika Montonen-Koivisto
Elisabeth is currently on a residency in Finland, where she researches and works towards new projects to be developed in 2020. Workshops and performances are in planning. Dates will be published soon.