Production Details / Press Releases
Time is an illusion constructed by man, produced by fear.
How do we hold a moment. Is it a sight, sound, sensation?
How do you capture something that is meant to capture you?
After finishing her study in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Sita Ostheimer joined MS Schrittmacher in Oldenburg, worked with Itzik Galili in Groningen and Krisztina de Chatel-Amsterdam. In 2008 she joined Hofesh Shechter Company in London. As a choreographer she created ‘Noble thinking’ (2011), ‘Accompany’ (2012) and ‘Dissimilar foxes’ (2014) for Shechter’s IN GOOD COMPANY. As a freelance Choreographer she created ‘Metanoia’, ‘Balter’, ‘Chasm and Molimo’ with her own company. ‘Ubuntu’ – Bodhi Project Sead Salzburg, ‘Mangata’ – Frontier Danceland Singapore, ‘Eigenrausch’ – CobosMika Spain, ‘Creatures of the wild’ – b12 Berlin, ‘Nobody ‘Cept You’ – Verve Leeds and ‘Spechies Pitches’ – Folkwang University Essen. In addition she works as Shechter’s choreographic assistant, re-staging his work at companies such as NDT I, Staatstheater Kassel, where she has also been rehearsal director 2014-2015, Ballet Basel, Staatsballet Berlin, Aterballetto, Staatstheater Darmstadt/Wiesbaden, Paris Opera Ballet. She teaches regular Intensive Workshops and classes around the world.
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Cast & Credits
Choreography: Sita Ostheimer and Company
Dancers: Sita Ostheimer, Manuel Molino, Jonathan Sanchez, Jens Schyth Brøndum, Patric Lindström
Music: Pepo Galán
Light-design: Barnaby Booth and Daniele Paive de Miranda
DOCK 11 / DOCK ART GmbH
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)