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Premiere

6.5.2017, Kaserne Basel (CH)

Vorstellungen


6.-8.5.2017, Kaserne Basel (CH)
Im Rahmen des Tanzfest Basel

1.6.2017, Kino Sputnik / Palazzo Liestal
Premiere Filmdokumentation von Stephan Laur


Was ist Heimat? Was bedeutet der Begriff für junge Menschen? Ist es der Ort, an dem wir geboren sind, in dem wir leben oder ist Heimat in einer globalisierten Welt gar nicht mehr an einen besonderen Ort gebunden? Ist es vielmehr eine bestimmte Person, eine Sprache oder eine Atmosphäre?


Im Rahmen der ersten Tanzakademie Basel unter der künstlerischen Leitung von Tabea Martin beschäftigen sich drei Schulklassen unterschiedlicher Schulstufen und Ausprägungen während eines halben Jahres mit dem Thema Heimat. ‹Home› versucht persönliche, kleine Geschichten von jungen Menschen in Bewegung umzusetzen und tänzerisch zu untersuchen, was es in unserer Zeit heisst, nach Heimat zu suchen. Das Resultat aller drei Annäherungen an den Begriff Heimat ist beim Tanzfest Basel in der Reithalle zu sehen.

Künstlerische Leitung

Tabea Martin

Choreografie

Guillaume Guilherme, Rebecca Weingartner, Nina Willimann, David Speiser, Johanna Heusser

Mit

Primarschule Gellert, Sekundarschule Zwingen, Zentrum für Brückenangebote

Produktionsleitung

Larissa Bizer in Zusammenarbeit mit der Kaserne Basel

Filmdokumentation

Stephan Laur

Architektur-Input

Oliver Brandenberger, Veronika Mutalova

Assistenz

Alina Immoos

Fotos

Alain Appel

Gefördert durch

Swisslosfonds Basel-Stadt, Credit Suisse Foundation, Pro Helvetia – Schweizer Kulturstiftung, Jacqueline Spengler Stiftung, kis.bl


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Field

Field

Duet For Two Dancers

Duet For Two Dancers

Pink For Girls & Blue For Boys

Pink For Girls & Blue For Boys

Tabea Martin is active as a choreographer and performer in Basel, Switzerland. 

Contact

Tabea Martin

Production, Booking

Larissa Bizer

produktion@tabeamartin.ch

+41 78 691 57 77


On Tour


Beyond Indifference

Premiere

10.12.2016 Kaserne Basel (CH)

Upcoming shows

21., 23. September 2017, Theater Tuchlaube Aarau, Reithalle (CH)

Tabea Martin’s newest work, ‹Beyond Indifference›, questions our perception of truth. What can still be trusted in a world in which we can no longer trust anyone? How do we deal with continually being manipulated? 

Two parallel worlds exist on stage. On one side a fantasy world - a concert evening with glamorous, sentimental rock bands named ‹Crystal Eternity›, ‹El Toro Rojo› and ‹Aquarium Lovers› – and on the other side reality, with which the fantasy world is in continuous conflict. We see people who are either thrown into reality or flee from the fantasy world. A continuous interaction, always with different underlying manipulative strategies. People in the room who are sometimes victims and sometimes perpetrators. Who is manipulating whom, and for what purpose? What is the goal? Success? Prestige? A manipulative struggle for attention results in which no one wins.

Choreography

Tabea Martin

Dance

Maria Demandt, Paula Alonso Gomez, Tamara Gvozdenovic, Kiyan Khoshoie, Carl Staaf, Donath Weyeneth

Music

Donath Weyeneth

Pink for Girls & Blue for Boys

Premiere

2.2.2016, Tanzhaus Zürich (CH)

Upcoming shows

14.&15.9.2017, Theater Tuchlaube / Reithalle, Aarau (CH)
4.-6.11.2017, Vorstadttheater Basel (CH)
29.11.-3.12.2017, ADC - Salle des Eaux-Vives, Genève (CH)
11.,12.,13.1.2018, Maillon, Théâtre de Strasbourg — Scène européenne (F)

Which role does gender play? How many gender stereotypes are attached to children from a startlingly young age? Where does the gender divide begin and when does it start to exclude? How much courage does it take to stand up for your own ideas and needs and to realise them irrespective of society’s idea of what is ‹right› or ‹wrong›? ‹Pink for Girls & Blue for Boys› is a dance performance that deals with the gender question – great for young and old alike.

Choreography

Tabea Martin

Dance

Maria de Dueñas Lopez, Melanie Wirz, Miguel do Vale, Carl Staaf

Field

Premiere

9.4.2014 Festival Le Grand Bain, Lille (F))

Upcoming shows

to be announced

The more they are together, the more they feel alone. A performance about the tireless fight that something should happen in life. And the disillusionment that if something happens, then it’s not been the right thing. That the more you want to experience the less you experience. A performance that is trying to understand what drives people and how can we engage. A performance with three people who want to engage together. Who believe in the strength of being ‹together› and who finally fail in that wish or that attempt. It questions how we connect and communicate with others. It reflects on the impossibilities of these connections. Can one lose her or himself within the group? Can one give up on her or his individual thoughts? The performance shows a mechanism of tragedy and the inability to really meet one and another.


Choreography

Tabea Martin

Dance

Stéphanie Bayle, Luca Cacitti, Carl Staaf

Duet for two dancers

Premiere

11.9.2010 Gouvernestraat Rotterdam (NL)

Upcoming shows

18.11.2017 Tanz in Olten (CH)

Lets say. ‹I Am A Dancer›. And now try to repeat that sentence for about an hour. See if content and thought changed. What is it? Why is it important? A frame. Does it make things clearer? Or more confusing? 

  

‹Duet For two Dancers takes a look at the anxiety of not living up to your own expectations, or those which your profession or society in general impose on you. A look at the fear of losing yourself. And at what remains when all skills disappear. The freedom to choose different professions and identities is often a reason for insecurity and doubt. The overload of choices creates a kind of stagnation. The inability to choose forces the body to rest. In that way ‹Duet For two Dancers poses questions about ‹being a dancer› as well as ‹not being a dancer›.

Choreography

Tabea Martin

Dance

Gaetano Badalamenti, Christian Guerematchi / Ryan Djojokarso, Stefan Baier

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