Author: Christian Margol (Vienna, Austria)

In Performance: Angela Richter – Assassinate Assange (Vienna, Austria)

Assassinate Assange Angela Richter brut Wien 19.10. – 22.10.2012 Vienna, Austria Julian Assange – most wanted or desired? The most famous and controversial Internet activist, WikiLeaks founder and inventor is a hero for some, a criminal, terrorist and state enemy number one for others. His person reveals the positive and negative aspects of the possibilities and freedoms in the web: his quic...

Highlights: Contact Festival Vienna 25-28.10.2012 (Vienna, Austria)

Contact Festival Vienna 25.10.2012 – 28.10.2012 Wuk Vienna, Austria   The organising team, Johannes Benker, Teresa Hunyadi, Sabine Müller, Sabine Parzer and healingarts.at, invites to the first Contact Festival Vienna, Austria. Over three days there will be 4 workshops, 4 labs, a performance evening and jams – with live musicians as well as in silence – and open spaces. There will be a ...

In Performance: Laurent Chétouane – Sacré Sacre du Printemps (Vienna, Austria)

Sacré Sacre du Printemps Laurent Chétouane Tanzquartier Wien 12.10.-13.10.2012 Vienna, Austria One of the most influential works of music and dance history, Le Sacre du Printemps, is the theme of the latest work by Laurent Chétouane. Igor Stravinsky’s composition, which initially met with incomprehension and harsh rejection at its première in 1913, has since inspired numerous artists. Understood a...

In Performance: Forced Entertainment – The Coming Storm (Vienna, Austria)

The Coming Storm Forced Entertainment Tanzquartier Wien 5.10.-6.10.2012 Vienna, Austria     In this new work Forced Entertainment – international innovators of contemporary theatre – tangle and cross-cut multiple stories to make a compelling and unstable performance. From love and death to sex and laundry, from shipwrecks to falling snow, personal anecdotes rub shoulders with imaginary m...

In Performance: Night of the bruts (Vienna, Austria)

Night of the bruts various artists Brut Wien 28.9.2012 Vienna, Austria Doris Uhlich – Night of the bruts © Daniel Gottschling As the saying goes, there’s life in the old dog yet: after a lengthy one-year deep sleep, the long performance & dance night has awakened to become the vibrant Night of the bruts. The old brut box is crammed from the cellar to the ceiling with installations, video...

In Performance – Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui – Sutra (St.Pölten, Austria)

Sutra Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui Festspielhaus St.Pölten 21.-22.9.2012 St.Pölten, Austria Sutra spans several different cultures and is one of the most exciting and spectacular works by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui. Together with 17 Buddhist Shaolin monks aged between 12 and 26 years, the Flemish-Moroccan dancer and choreographer explores Western and Far-Eastern physical culture. “Sutra” has several...

In Performance – Cie. Willi Dorner – fitting (Vienna, Austria)

fitting Cie. Willi Dorner Europaplatz/Langauergasse 29.-30.9.2012 Vienna, Austria With his choreographic works on the relationship between the body and city space Willi Dorner has already guest-starred worldwide in artistic and urban contexts. Between performance and installation, fitting continues these explorations against the background of increasing limitations and changes in our cities: How...

Featured: Photographs of a Dance Movement – Merce Cunningham Dance Company (Salzburg, Austria)

Photographs of a Dance Movement Museum der Moderne Salzburg, Austria 27.7. -11.11.2012   The American Merce Cunningham (1919-2009), one of the most significant and influential choreographers of the 20th century, and his artistic work revolutionized the dance and theater world. Considered one of the best dancers at his time, he received numerous awards and honors for his stunning movement voca...

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