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Recording: 2013-08-24 , NAH DRAN extended | ada Studio (Video © Walter Bickmann)

Joseph Simons

First Things First

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Production Details / Press Releases

Do you remember your first kiss? Your first phone? Your first friend? –
This solo explores first experiences and the transition between the familiar and the unfamiliar. Original music by Stuart Orchard.

Joseph Simons is an Australian dancer and choreographer. He has performed with West Australian Ballet, Chunky Move, Lucy Guerin Inc. and Force Majuere – touring extensively throughout USA, UK, Asia and Australia. In 2013, Joseph received the prestigious Tanja Liedtke Fellowship, allowing him to travel to Germany to continue his choreographic development.You can watch the making of First Things First, and find out more about Joseph at

Cast & Credits

Concept & Performance: Joseph Simons
Thanks to Shane Carrol and Gerlinde Liedtke from the Tanja Liedtke Foundation, Gabi Beier, Callan Fleming and Bethany Simons.

ada Studio is funded by the cultural administration of the Berlin Senate.
Management / Organization: Gabi Beier
Public relations: Silke Wiethe
Technical management & lighting design: Ansgar Tappert
Thanks to the Inter-University Centre for Dance Berlin and the Uferstudios-Team.

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13357 Berlin

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