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Recording: 2012-05-25 , Sophiensæle (Video © Walter Bickmann)

Christoph Winkler

Dance! Copy! Right?


Production Details / Press Releases

From what point on is a movement really mine and when does this movement become art?

The law only protects movement phrases, but what about the context or if no one is dancing?

What could be the smallest building block of a movement phrase?

Is a single movement comparable to a single note?

Is a true copy at all possible in dance?

How does one and the same movement differ if performed by different dancers?

And what does music have that we don’t have?

Cast & Credits

CONCEPT: Christoph Winkler
BY AND WITH: Chris Daftsios, Luke Garwood, Katharina Meves, Nicola Schössler
COSTUMES: Bianca Karaula
LIGHT: André Schulz
PRODUCTION DRAMATURGY: ehrliche arbeit – freelance office for culture
TEXT: Teamwork + Höffner, Hegel, v. Samsonov
A production by Christoph Winkler in collaboration with ehrliche arbeit – freelance office for culture, the Heinrich Böll Foundation and Sophiensaele.
Funded by funds of the Governing Mayor of Berlin – Senatskanzlei – Cultural Affairs.
Supported by Phase 7.


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Video Documentation

The video documentation is produced on behalf of the Senate Department for Culture and Europe. The purpose of this contract is to document productions in the field of contemporary dance in Berlin. The master recordings are archived by the University Library of the Berlin University of Arts. Copies of the recordings on DVD are available for viewing exclusively in the reference collections of the following archives (at media desks in these institutions):

University Library of the Berlin University of Arts
Mediathek für Tanz und Theater des Internationalen Theaterinstituts / Mime Centrum Berlin
Inter-University Centre for Dance Berlin (HZT)

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