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The body as a sound device, sound as a movement generator: as a choreographer, performer and composer Mab Cardoso interweaves performance art, electronic music beats, classical ballet and movement.
MAB CARDOSO is a Brazilian Artist currently based in Berlin. In her work she researches in the fields of performance, choreography, music, dance and technology. She studied Contemporary Dance at the Federal University of Bahia, Brazil, and Performance Studies at the University of Hamburg.
EVA-MARIA GLITSCH studies currently Performance Studies at University of Hamburg (MA). As a musician she is interested in collaborative processes in the field of music, dance, theatre and performance art.
RODRIGO GARCIA ALVES is a Brazilian performance artist based in Berlin. Since 2005 he has been doing solos and collaborative pieces, always triggered by discussions about gender, race, identity and rituals.
RICARDA KÖNEKE graduated first in an apprenticeship for professional event technicians at Kampnagel Hamburg. Since then she is working there as a light technician and designs additionally light concepts for productions in the theater and dance scene at other venues as well.
Cast & Credits
CHOREOGRAPHY, PERFORMANCE: Mab Cardoso
LIGHT DETECTION: Ricarda Köneke
SOUNDDESIGN: Eva Glitsch
DRAMATURGY: Rodrigo Garcia Alves
TANZTAGE BERLIN 2017
ARTISTIC DIRECTION: Anna Mülter
FESTIVAL MANAGEMENT: Franziska Schrage
PRODUCTION ASSISTANCE: Johanna Withelm
DRAMATURGICAL SUPPORT: Thomas Schaupp, Maja Zimmermann
The 26th Tanztage Berlin are a production of SOPHIENSÆLE. Funded by the Senate Department for Culture and Europe. With the support of Goethe-Institut, Tanzfabrik Berlin e.V. and mapping dance berlin.
The video documentation is produced by Kulturprojekte Berlin GmbH 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):