Solo is a Question
Over 9 months, and together with 9 dancers, I am researching- creating nine solos. The project formulates the potential to manifest multiplicity when confronting verbal questions. We look at what questions can do to the dancing body and how do questions trigger dance. I spent precious time questioning (so far) together with Ashley Wright, Eli Cohen, Scott Jennings, Zuki Ringart and Tamar Ana Sonn. The research is taking place thanks to the kind support of DIS-TANZ-SOLO research grant of the Dachverband Tanz.
a series of entanglements — suspended and expanded topography
a catalog of works, experiments, practices, and researches which took place over the course of the last two years as part of the Dance MFA program at the University of the Arts.
second skin, second sky
the collaboration with the inspiring violinist Mari Sawada was supposed to premiere today (1st of May) as part of the New Empathies Series at radialsystem, it is part of the Pas de deux Series of Solistenensemble Kaleidoskop which is led by the one and only Boram Lie.
the creation of it started to take place and stopped due to the crisis.
I am hopeful that we would be able to return to studio and find a moment to bring it to life. Every plan that I had regarding this creation moved aside and our togetherness allowed an emergence of common search, a simple one, one that has to do with breathing, with having fun, coming up with things- reminders that exploration is in the space between our desires, it is in our curiosity toward one another's practices.
We were tapping into areas which we un-master in order to allow ourselves to play and meet with movement, sound and words.
I cannot imagine this piece would take a digital format, yet here is a glimpse from one of the parts.