Soundtracking the Stage

Soundtracking the Stage

  Angespannte Hände und Füße fräsen sich beharrlich in den Tanzteppich. Fünf Körper bearbeiten ihn mit all ihrer Schwere, mit Haut, Schuhsohlen, Kleidungsoberflächen. Es schrammt, jault, schleift, kratzt, röhrt und dröhnt. Die Wucht des anschwellenden Sounds, den...
wir wollen verschwinden

wir wollen verschwinden

We are expected to be identifiable, public and available. Yet at the same time, we want to disappear, disappear into the flora and fauna inhabiting the wild landscape of our material and immaterial identities, diving into collective consciousness. The boundaries...
Reverbs_feiern

Reverbs_feiern

13 women meet. But what does that actually mean: meeting each other? Encounters move us. We move each other. But when do isolated movements become a ‘movement’, also in the political sense, when do randomly meeting people become a group? And what holds...
Reverbs

Reverbs

A dance creates movement, creates rhythm, creates wind: Through the “Reverbs’” echo, choreographer Özlem Alkis molds a moving sculpture, a sound installation or a dance continuing in the audience’s bodies. While three performers in constantly changing constellations...
Dogpark

Dogpark

Our initial point is a video of a man playing with his dog in a park. The video is a very rough handy-cam video that is filmed from far away in a flat park-ground in Cologne. What caught our interest about it was the level of abstraction that was reached by the...