On 8th September 2018 SIXFOLD will be shown at the Chemnitz Complex Theater in Chemnitz. More information at: https://www.chemnitzkomplex.de/ Photo: Bohumil Kosthoryz
On the following Thursday, August 30, 2018, Elisabeth will perform the piece SIXFOLD for the 50th time. The performance will be part of the vernissage of the exhibition ‘Man muss das Leben tanzen. Kunst. Körper. Tanz. Wechselbeziehungen.’ be shown in the Academy of Sciences and Literature, Mainz. For this special occasion, a SIXFOLD cake will be made! On to the next 50!
Dear Sir or Madam, I would like to invite you most warmly to the exhibition ‚Man muss das Leben tanzen. Kunst. Körper. Tanz. Wechselbeziehungen.‘ at the Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Literatur, Mainz, Germany. The exhibition will show a wide spectrum of works by 12 artists from 9 different countries and has been curated by myself and Manfred Geis, a deputy of the ministry of Rheinland-Pfalz. I would be delighted to welcome you at the Vernissage on 30th August at […]
Elisabeth will be dancing in a new show by the London based interdisciplinary performance company Clod Ensemble this autumn. Tickets are now on sale. More information on: www.clodensemble.com. Placebo A room full of expectation, suggestion and infectious rhythm. What is fake and what is real? Is the movement the medicine? Placebo is an invigorating celebration of the power we have to make ourselves feel better, even when things are falling apart. Seven dancers and an audience reckon with the […]
In August, Elisabeth will be in residency in Koli, Finland together with Finish theater company Mamia. There, they will start the creation of a new work and Elisabeth will also continue the creation process of her own, new work ‘Texture Body Texture’. http://www.mamiacompany.fi
The inner political situation in Germany in the last weeks inspired Elisabeth to rechoreograph the traditional Bavarian Bandl Tanz together with Syrian and German teenagers. Instead of using the Bavarian colors, it was decided to interweave both the colors of the Syrian and the German flag as a sign of peaceful togetherness and openness to each other’s cultures. Thank you to Fachstelle Plus and Jedem Kind seine Kunst for the support.
In the coming week, Elisbaeth will participate in the event ‘Creative Side by Side – an intercultural project’, within which she will offer dance workshops to kids and teenagers of all ages. This workshop week is organised and funded by Fachstelle Plus and Jedem Kind seine Kunst.
On 12th and 13th July, Elisabeth will give a Summer Intensive at Scottish Dance Theatre, Dundee Rep Dundee. The workshops will be based around ideas of SIXFOLD, working with an object and with movement in the fusions of visual art and dance. Moreover, she offers a daily professional class for local dance artists. https://www.scottishdancetheatre.com/creative-learning-events?event=145http://www.dundeerep.co.uk/event/sdt-unfold http://www.dundeerep.co.uk/event/sdt-unfold
Elisabeth was interviewed by the Scottish Newspaper ‘Press & Journal’ regarding her current Scottish tour of SIXFOLD and her life as a dancer and choreographer. https://www.pressreader.com/uk/the-press-and-journal-inverness-highlands-and-islands/20180630/282527249177437
This week, Elisabeth will start working towards a new creation with Designer Mélanie Planchard. The work called ‘Texturebody / Bodytexture’ is currently in production and will premiere in 2019. Here a little excerpt: https://vimeo.com/271629646 Image & Video: Martine Pinnel