EnglAnn.TANZuPERF. Training

 Tanz und Performance Training Pilot project for young dance artists
April 27 – May 17, 2015, Munich
Artistic Direction: Mia Lawrence
in cooperation with DANCE 2015, Stefan Dreher
Funded by the Kulturreferat der Landeshauptstadt München
A new training experience for 10 young artists between 20-26 years old who have
already completed a three year program but need to suplement their previous
training. The emphasis will be on studio training, daily performance practice in a
public space in the context of the international festival DANCE 2015 (Dancing Days
11 Tage, 66 Stunden. Tanzmarathon als Tanzinstallation – project by Stephan
Dreher), lecture/discussion on current artistic theories of performance (Dr. Katja
Schneider), masterclasses with visiting artists, and viewing performance in the
International Festival DANCE 2015.
Berlin, 14.3.2015, 10 bis 13 Uhr, Uferstudios Berlin
München, 22.3.2015, 10 bis 13 Uhr, Tanztendenz München
Registration through 1.3.2015 with CV and motivation letter: [email protected] In this first Pilot Project in Munich, the program is divided into three blocks.
Phase 1:
April 27 – May 3
studio practice - developing presence, clarity in improvisational choicemaking,
dynamic, expressive dancing, with a broad range of physicalities in preparation for
site-specific performance (Mia Lawrence and Judith Sanchez Ruiz)
May 4 – 6
rehearsal/preparation performance practice with Stefan Dreher and his 6 performers
for the Marathon Project. Coaching: Mia Lawrence
performance theory/discussions with Katja Schneider.
Phase 2: May 7 – 16
morning Master class or discussion with invited guest festival artists, late afternoon
performances in Stephan Dreher’s Marathon Project in DANCE 2015, evening
viewing of performances in the international festival DANCE 2015.
Phase 3: May 17
reflection, writing practice, and conclusion.
Selected students are responsible for travel, housing, and food expenses.