NEW PIECES 2015

For the 2015/2016 season Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch invited four choreographers to work with dancers from the ensemble. 

Tim Etchells, Cecilia Bengolea & François Chaignaud and Theo Clinkard created works for the three-part show.

Premiere 18 th september 2015, Opera House Wuppertal 

somewhat still when seen from above

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Choreografie Theo Clinkard
Choreografic Collaboration Leah Marojević
Set Design Theo Clinkhard
Costumes Kostüme Rike Zöllner and Theo Clinkard
Original Composition and Sound James Keane
Violine Christopher Huber

Music 
Green Onions von Booker T. and the MG’s
Bundan Sonra von Selda Bağcan
The Lark Ascending by Ralph Vaughan Williams (excerpt) 
Turnalar, composed by Yavuz Bingöl, live chanted by Çağdaş Ermis

Movement developped in cooperation with and performed by:

Pablo Aran Gimeno, Damiano Ottavio Bigi, Aleš Čuček, Çağdaş Ermis, Barbara Kaufmann, Julie Anne Stanzak, Michael Strecker, Aida Vainieri, Anna Wehsarg

Thanks to

Urs Kaufmann, Oskar Kaufmann, Yüksel Cicekci, Ada Antonella Vainieri, Önder Özkara, Jose Aran, Nieves Gimeno, Adam Stanzak, Barbara Stanzak, Hirohiko Soejima

The Lighters - Dancehall Polyphony

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Conception und Choreografie Cecilia Bengolea und 
François Chaignaud

Costumes Cecilia Bengolea, François Chaignaud, Rike Zöllner

With 
Andrey Berezin, Ditta Miranda Jasjfi, Scott Jennings, Nayoung Kim, Blanca Noguerol Ramírez, Breanna O´Mara, Azusa Seyama, Julian Stierle, Tsai-Wei Tien, Paul White, Tsai-Chin Yu 

Music
The Silver Swan  by Orlando Gibbons; Weep, O Mine Eyes and Away Thou Shalt Not Love Me by John Wilbye; You Don't Own Me by John Madara and David White, Aufnahme by Lesley Gore 1963; Bubuy Bulan by Benny Korda;
Jamaican  Dancehallmusic; 
O Solitude byHenry Purcell; Song of the Volga Boatmen (Ey,ukhnem!), combined by Mily Balakirev

Text  
Best Intentions out of Everything Speaks In Its Own Way von Kate Tempest, Zingaro Books

Vocal Coach / Vocal Arrangements Roman Babik 
Dancehall Coach Queen Latesha 

In Terms Of Time

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Director Tim Etchells
Assistant to Director Jorge Puerta Armenta
Costumes Rike Zöllner
Set Design Tim Etchells

In cooperation with and performed by 
Regina Advento, Emma Barrowman, Michael Carter, Jonathan Fredrickson
Eddie Martinez, Fernando Suels Mendoza, Nazareth Panadero, Franko Schmidt, Julie Shanahan, Ophelia Young

Music
Freedom Sounds by Tommy McCook;
Telemann Fantasia 1 - Largo
Telemann Fantasia 9  -  Movement 1
Telemann Fantasia 9  -  Movement 2
Telemann Fantasia 9  -  Movement 3
by Aisha Orazbayeva;
Autum leaves (Komponist Joseph Kosma)
by Frank Sinatra;
Intermission 6 For One Or Two Pianos (1953), 
track 4,7,11
by Morton Feldman, Piano Kristine Scholz, Mats Persson, Complete Works For Two Pianists, Alice Musik Produktion ALCD024, distribution Naxos