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In Performance: Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods’ Violet (Berlin)

Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods
HAU2: Hallesches Ufer 32
10963 Berlin

Violet by Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods  Picture: Ida Jakobs

Violet by Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods
Picture: Ida Jakobs

Five dancers reveal simultaneously and singularly an energetic landscape, a charged terrain of options. “Violet” is a steep descent into a maelstrom, a swirl of energetic patterns and kinetic sculptures full of detail, partnered live on stage by musician Brendan Dougherty on electronics and percussion.

Choreography:Meg Stuart Created with:Alexander Baczynski-Jenkins, Varinia Canto Vila, Adam Linder, Kotomi Nishiwaki, Roger Sala ReynerPerformance:Marcio Kerber Canabarro, Varinia Canto Vila, Renan Martins de Oliveira, Kotomi Nishiwaki, Roger Sala ReynerLive Music:Brendan DoughertyDramaturgy:Myriam Van ImschootScenography:Janina AudickLight Design:Jan MaertensCostumes:Nina Kroschinske

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Caden Manson is a director, media artist, and teacher. He is co-founder of the media ensemble and network, blog, and publisher, He has co-created, directed, video- and set designed 18 Big Art Group productions. Manson has shown video installations in Austria, Germany, NYC, and Portland; performed PAIN KILLER in Berlin, Singapore and Vietnam; Taught in Berlin, Rome, Paris, Montreal, NYC, and Bern; the ensemble has been co-produced by the Vienna Festival, Festival d’Automne a Paris, Hebbel Am Ufer, Rome’s La Vie de Festival, PS122, and Wexner Center for The Arts. Caden is a 2001 Foundation For Contemporary Art Fellow, is a 2002 Pew Fellow and a 2011 MacDowell Fellow. Writing has been published in PAJ, Theater Magazine, and Theater der Zeit. Caden is currently an associate professor and graduate directing option coordinator of The John Wells Directing Program at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Drama.

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