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UNDERGROUND III – A project by and featuring dancers from the Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch and guests


UNDERGROUND III - Foto: Manfred Marczewski
UNDERGROUND III, © Manfred Marczewski

10 - 12 October 2014

Project conception: Ruth Amarante
Artistic consultants: Mark Sieczkarek
Musical consultant: Matthias Burkert

By and featuring:  Regina Advento, Pablo Aran Gimeno, Cagdas Ermis,  Aleš Čuček, Silvia Farias Heredia, Scott Jennings, Blanca Noguerol Ramirez, Silvia Munzón López, Paul White, Tsai-Chin Yu, Ophelia Young, and others

This October the Tanztheater Wuppertal will be continuing the project UNDERGROUND, originally conceived for the PINA40 anniversary season. Once again the dancers will be leaving the stage, taking risks, experimenting, and investigating unfamiliar spaces in Wuppertal and its surroundings. First stop, during PINA40, was the elephant house at Wuppertal Zoo, followed by the buildings and outside spaces used by the company Riedel. UNDERGROUND III now sees an artistic intervention at the multi-storey car park at Wicküler Park.

With its mixture of historic brewery architecture and a modern shopping centre, Wuppertal's Wicküler Park provides an ideal site for the Tanztheater Wuppertal's dancers to realise their ongoing project. Following completion of the current modernisation works the building will be relaunched this autumn under its new name 'Wicküler City'.

10, 11 and 12 October 2014, 7.30 pm
Wicküler Park (Real car park, shortly to be renamed Wicküler City)
Entrance at Elberfelder Straße 4
42285 Wuppertal
Admission 15 euro, concessions 10 euro
The audience follow the dancers and there are no seats. Depending on the weather, warm clothing may be necessary. Some of the spaces may not be accessible to people with physical disabilities as there are staircases. 
Caspar Catering will propose soups and drinks. 


Tickets on sale from 1 October 2014, 10 am: Kulturkarte reservation hotline: +49 (0)202 563 7666

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