Organic Juggling Meets Dance

Five days of dance and juggling with Stefan Sing and Cristiana Casadio
24-28 February, 2020
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

“If you want to juggle better, learn to dance.” – Stefan Sing

This workshop will explore the intrinsic connection between throwing objects and body movement, combining the Organic Juggling techniques of Stefan Sing with the choreographic and rhythmic qualities of contemporary dance, taught by Cristiana Casadio. Continue reading “Organic Juggling Meets Dance”

Partner Acrobatics, Dance & Physical Theater

Two week programme for partner acrobatics
6 – 17 April, 2020
Monday to Friday
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

The programme provides professional instructions in the field of handbalancing, group acro, hand-to-hand, high acro balance, dynamic skills and group games. Additional to the acrobatics training there will be dance and physical theater classes to spice up our performing skills on stage. Continue reading “Partner Acrobatics, Dance & Physical Theater”

Invisible – Puppet manipulation and creation of new monsters

Puppet manipulation with Johanna Ehlert and Anthony Mathieu
25-26 April, 2020
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

The workshop is an immersion in the world of puppetry. We will work on the fundamental techniques of manipulation and relationship between manipulator and puppet and on how to initiate communication by using fortuitous gesture. Continue reading “Invisible – Puppet manipulation and creation of new monsters”

Your Creative Space 4.0 – Anna-Katharina Andrees

Three days of ‘Michael Chekhov acting technique’ with Anna-Katharina Andrees
15-17 May, 2020
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

Tools for circus artists and performers in new circus.

Let’s continue our exploration with the Michael Chekhov Technique – this time focusing on specific tools for improvisation and ways to structure your composition, your creative process or just your personal rehearsal/ training. Structure can be freeing – just as improvisation can bring you to clarity.

It is not necessary to have done the previous workshops. Basic tools will be repeated. Continue reading “Your Creative Space 4.0 – Anna-Katharina Andrees”

The Attentive Act – Lisard Tranis & Clémentine Telesfort

Movement workshop with Lisard Tranis and Clémentine Telesfort
13-14 June, 2020
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

Our workshop is aimed at people from all disciplines that are interested in expanding their creative tools and refining their movement quality. We propose the participants to focus on four main aspects that we are keen to develop as dance artists: sensitivity, control, availability, and creative adaptation. Continue reading “The Attentive Act – Lisard Tranis & Clémentine Telesfort”

Circles, Cycles & Rhythms – Damien Boisbouvier

Two days of flow juggling & object manipulation with Damien Boisbouvier
20-21 June, 2020
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

Kúklos is Cycle. Kúklos is Circle. Kúklos is any circular movement; or object, such as a wheel, a ring, a sphere, a globe. It is also a marketplace, a crowd of people.

Rhuthmós is Rhythm. Rhuthmós comes from Flow. Rhuthmós is any measured movement; repeating, regular motion, such as a vibration. It is proportion, it is symmetry, it is arrangement, it is order. It is also state, condition; form, shape; fashion, manner. Continue reading “Circles, Cycles & Rhythms – Damien Boisbouvier”

Windstyle – Level 2 – Aragorn ‘Bishop’ Boulanger

5 days of Windstyle dance with Aragorn ‘Bishop’ Boulanger
2pm – 7pm, 3-7 August, 2020
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

In this session, we will go deeper into the Windstyle practice in terms of technique, requirement, and meaning; getting closer to the way that Aragorn and his company are regularly practicing it in life, and using it in their artistic works. Continue reading “Windstyle – Level 2 – Aragorn ‘Bishop’ Boulanger”

Around Lifts – Un Loup Pour L’Homme

A full week of partnering, listening and endurance with Arno Ferrera and Mika Lafforgue
7-11 September, 2020
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

For acrobats – dancers – movers
In this 5 days workshop with Arno Ferrera (CH, IT) and Mika Lafforgue (FR), two acrobats of Un loup pour l’homme, we will work around partnering through some practices of the company’s material. One of the focus of the week will be on the roles of flyer and base, this not to be clearly defined, therefore interchangeable. Continue reading “Around Lifts – Un Loup Pour L’Homme”

Harmonic Throws – Jonathan Lardillier

Juggling workshop with Jonathan Lardillier
17-18 October, 2020
Wilhelminenhofstr 91, 12459 Berlin

Minimum level: Three ball cascade, good music feeling and/or good site swap knowledge is a welcome extra.

The purpose of the Harmonic Throws method is to help jugglers to progress technically in a fun and enjoyable way based on a strong sense of musicality. It develops the ability to play with other jugglers, but also with other disciplines working with with beats as musicians or dancers. It also helps to better understand the fundamentals of juggling. It combines learning, creativity and pleasure. Continue reading “Harmonic Throws – Jonathan Lardillier”