Dance Reviews

TeZukA – Juli Dans Festival

Eastman Company performing TeZukA choreographed by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui at the Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam – Juli Dans Festival, 8:30pm, July 13, 2012. This piece was inspired by Omar Tezuka’s (1928-1989) manga comic books.  Ten dancers from Larbi’s Eastman Company take on various manga characters.  As I am not very familiar with manga the only character that … Continue reading

Dance Reviews

COMPAGNIE MARIE CHOUINARD – Juli Dans Festival

Compagnie Marie Chouinard performing Etude #1 and Henri Michaux: Mouvements choreographed by Marie Chouinard at the Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam – Juli Dans Festival, 8:30pm, July 7, 2012. Before going to see this performance I had already formed mixed expectations.  Having seen the company perform on two previous occasions – once in Australia (Brisbane Festival, 2008) and … Continue reading