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STORY WATER @ Künstlerhaus Mousonturm, Frankfurt a.M. (DE)

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© Julia Gat

© Julia Gat

Emanuel Gat, Ensemble Modern
Story Water
Wed. 07.11., Thu. 08.11.2018

* 7 p.m., € 25 / red. € 15 / € 5 for f.f.m. students members. 

Frankfurt LAB
Schmidtstraße 12
60326 Frankfurt am Main

The great musicality of Emanuel Gat’s works is truly captivating. By invitation of the Ensemble Modern, he is developing a very special piece at the Frankfurt LAB, bringing fifteen musicians and ten members of his dance company on stage in a piece, which premieres in July 2018 at the Festival d’Avignon at Cours d’honneur du Palais de Pape, before returning to Frankfurt as part of this year’s Tanzfestival Rhein-Main. The concept is unusual. One part of the choreography is being developed on the basis of finished scores by Pierre Boulez and Rebecca Saunders, while the other utilizes innovative an method: dancers and musicians create a musical-choreographic full score together, in which the gestures of sound generation and of dance merge – elegantly overstepping and dissolving established boundaries and responsibilities.

No language skills required / Mousonturm-Co Production as part of the Tanzplattform Rhein-Main / With compositions by Pierre Boulez and Rebecca Sauders / Artistic Director, Choreography, Set, Lights: Emanuel Gat / Live-Electronics: Felix Dreher / Conductor: Josep Planells Schiaffino / By and with: Emanuel Gat Dance and the Ensemble Modern

Event Dates

Wed. 07.11.2018
Story Water: Artist talk afterwards
7 p.m. 
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Thu. 08.11.2018
7 p.m. 
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