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Press Office DANCE 2019

Yvonne von Duehren
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Press release from March 7th:

DANCE, the biennial dance festival in Munich, presents its 2019 festival program:

Munich, March 7, 2019 – Dr. Hans-Georg Küppers, director of the Department of Arts and Culture of the City of Munich, and festival director Nina Hümpel presented the program of the 16th dance biennale in Munich today at the press conference at Literaturhaus in Munich.
The program of the eleven-day festival features five big international guest productions,
five world premieres, an extensive scientific discussion program, the themes communication, community, and urbanity in the 21st century, dance in public spaces and at various performance venues in Munich, as well as encounters between the local dance scene and choreographers who are active worldwide. Over 120 artists from all over the world – from Brazil, the U.S., Canada, France, and China – will celebrate with approximately 50 performances contemporary dance in all of its manifoldness, between political demands, multidisciplinarity, and virtuoso art...




Ceren Oran: Who is Frau Troffea? (UA)
© Pavlo Kochlan

Kat Válastur / Daina Ashbee / Eisa Jocson / Polina Lapkovskaja / Ballett des Staatstheaters am Gärtnerplatz: Minutemade (UA)
© Marie Laure Briane

William Forsythe: A Quiet Evening of Dance
© Bill Cooper

Jasmine Ellis: Toni Is lonely (UA)
© Ray Demski


Benedict Mirow: Draw a Line (Premiere)
© Ray Demski

Brygida Ochaim / Thomas Betz: DANCE History Tour
© Brygida Ochaim / Lenbachhaus

Marie Chouinard: Les 24 Préludes de Chopin
© Marie Chouinard

Marie Chouinard: Henri Michaux: Mouvement
© Sylvie Ann Paré


Lia Rodrigues: Fúria
© Sammi Landweer


Peter Trosztmer / Zack Settel: BetweenTheDotsBeta (UA)
© Zack Settel

Gisèle Vienne: Crowd
© Estelle Hanania


Richard Siegal: Roughhouse
© Thomas Schermer


Yang Zhen: Delta (UA)
© Yang Zhen