In the frame of Oster Tanz 2018

Imotion with Jos Baker workshop will start with a class focussing on using gravity and momentum to find ways of moving into and across the floor, with particular emphasis on being off-balance. This is a challenging and fast-paced class with a spirit of exploration and risk-taking, both physically and performatively. The afternoons will then move on to look at a range of ways to create diverse material, some of which are rooted in the work of Peeping Tom and some of which Jos has developed through his own practice. It will also explore types of performativity, characterisation and the ways in which these relate to making new material.

Where: Tanzfabrik Berlin Kreuzberg, Möckernstr. 68, 10965 Berlin, Germany

When: 03.-06.04.2018, from 10:00-16:00

Deadline for applications: 03.04.2018

Jos Baker is a British choreographer and dancer based in Brussels. He frequently makes work for both professional dancers and for dance students. Jos worked for Peeping Tom for many years and has performed many other stage pieces, short films and commercials. He also teaches extensively at many dance schools and festivals across Europe, a.o. B12, Deltebre Dansa B12, SEAD, Ballet Junior de Geneve, PARTS Summer School, TrinityLaban, The Place, Amsterdam Theatre school, Northern School of Contemporary Dance, Codarts, Tripspace Projects. Jos started his dance training with Oxford Youth Dance, then at The Laban Centre London and then PARTS.

Level: Intermediate/ Advanced

Language: English

To apply, please fill out the form on this page: http://www.tanzfabrik-berlin.de/en/workshop_anmeldung

Costs:  220 € (190 €*)

*Early Bird Price: Applies on arrival of the full workshop fee on our account by 15.03.2018

Contact details: workshop@tanzfabrik-berlin.de

For further information, please visit http://www.tanzfabrik-berlin.de/en

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