Wednesday, December 2

Sasha Waltz & Guests

Gezeiten (2015)
Wikipedia - "Sasha Alexandra Waltz (born 8 March 1963, Karlsruhe) is a German choreographer, dancer and leader of the dance company Sasha Waltz and Guests. Waltz is the daughter of an architect and a curator. At five years old she had her first dance lesson in Karlsruhe with Waltraud Kornhass, a student of Mary Wigman. From 1983 until 1986, Waltz studied at the School For New Dance Development in Amsterdam. Between 1986 and 1987, she did further training in New York. During that period she was a dancer for Pooh Kaye, Yoshiko Chuma & School of Hard Knocks and Lisa Kraus. After that she collaborated intensely with choreographers, visual artists and musicians such as Tristan Honsinger, Frans Poelstra, Mark N Tompkins, David Zambrano. ... Once her 5-year period with the Schaubühne finished she reactivitated Sasha Waltz & Guests as an independent company again, with a base in Berlin. It was established as an international project with 25 permanent and 40 associate collaborators."
Sasha Waltz & Guests (Video)
Arts Journal
Guardian: Sasha Waltz & Guests review – savage rites marshal wild energies (Video)
Berlin (Video)
vimeo: etc., Dialoge 09 – Neues Museum, Gezeigt, Impromptus
YouTube: Sasha Waltz & Guests feat. Robyn Schulkowsky, noBody, SACRE