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DANCE AS THEATRE. Interview with Alexander Pepelyayev

May 27, 2015 - Texts - 0 Comments - Standard

In anticipation of the “Café Idiot” premiere we got a rare opportunity to talk with its stage director, one of the oldest figures in contemporary dance in Russia Alexander Pepelyayev. We had thirty minutes to try and sort out why dance is called “visual theatre”, how “code” works, and “how it all began”.


WRITING DANCE: Interview with Jonathan Burrows.

November 28, 2014 - Texts - 0 Comments - Standard

This summer we took part in Jonathan Burrows ‘s workshop called «Writing dancing», where he proposed to investigate choreographic process, re-examine and extend our notions of how a dance can be made and what it can communicate to someone watching it. Leaving workshop with lots of fruitful thoughts we decided to share them with you […]



July 28, 2014 - Texts - 0 Comments - Standard

On the 26th of July 2014 5 years left since Merce Cunningham’s death. He played a key role in the history of contemporary dance. In memory of his immortal genius and personality we publish his 1952 essay “Space, time and dance”.