Dance. A Play
theatricalized polemics
Dance. A Play Dance. A Play photo: Marlies Kross
- And you,... what do you seek?
- I seek balance.
- Have you lost it then? Have you possessed it?
- It is my profession to lose it evermore, so as to regain it evermore. That is what you call dancing."
Michael Ende (1929 - 1995), "Mirror in the Mirror", 1984
script & cho­re­o­gra­phy: Dan Pelleg
cho­re­o­gra­phic col­la­bo­ra­tion: Marko E. Weigert, Nora Hage­neier
ac­tors: Tilla Kratochwil, Stephan Thiel
dan­cers: Simone Rabea Döring, Sebastian Fiedor, Steffi Sembdner, Maria Zimmermann
ad­ditio­nal texts: Kai Grehn, Michael Ende, Hans Christian Andersen, Kurt Schwitters
a­ni­ma­ted shorts:
con­cept & a­ni­ma­tion:Benjamin Hohnheiser & Judith Holzer
di­rec­tion, art di­rec­tion:Benjamin Hohnheiser
il­lus­tra­tions:Johannes Figlhuber
stage set & cos­tume de­sign: Britta Bremer
light de­sign: Marko E. Weigert
dra­ma­tur­gy: Sebastian Ritschel, Ronny Scholz
du­ra­tion: ca. 50 min.
pre­mie­re: 21st January 2012, Görlitz / GHT Görlitz Zittau
mu­sic: dxm, Metrolopin, Dan Pelleg
spe­cial thanks to: Florian Bücking, Jenny Ecke, Raisa Kröger, Finn Nolting, Ronny Scholz, Stephan Szasz and Sommer Ulrickson for their inspiring input

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