pulse

pulse

pulse a dance piece Choreographie von Özlem Alkış Der Raum pulsiert- wie ein Herz. Stillstand. Blicke ziehen sich an und formen ein fast spürbares Gewebe. Konstant bilden sich Verflechtungen, um in einen Strom von Körpern überzugehen - der fließt und innehält. In...
wir wollen verschwinden

wir wollen verschwinden

“Wir wollen verschwinden” aims to make a physical form of communication productive that relies on intense, intimate contact, on touch, connection, breathing and the mass of bodies. The performance experiments with perception and asks, among other things: What is...
Reverbs_feiern

Reverbs_feiern

The Turkish-born choreographer Özlem Alkis, who has lived and worked in Germany for 7 years, found her performers through a flyer that she distributed at various locations in Cologne. Her appeal to non-professional dancers from different cultural and national...
Reverbs

Reverbs

While three performers in constantly changing constellations circle the space and the audience, a pull emerges, a pull that, meticulously timed, blurs sensual boundaries. A temporary community unfolds, and in it, knowledge immediately permeates the senses – the...
Dust Devil

Dust Devil

How could all these images and myths as well as natural phenomenon arise from dancers bodies and regenerate in a physical and musical way? Alkis examines a weather phenomenon from different perspectives, brings visibility and readability to air.  With the voice score...