WUNDERTAL / Sonnborner Straße
Choreography : Boris Charmatz

Wundertal / Sonnborner Straße on May 21, 2023 at 3PM

From May 21 - 29, 2023 , Boris Charmatz, new director of Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch, will present Wundertal : a series of events and pieces that reflect our desire to work in and with the city of Wuppertal, to dance and to go on a journey together.

It will open with Wundertal / Sonnborner Straße, a large-scale choreographic happening for 200 dancers,.

With Wundertal, Boris Charmatz will present his work to the audience of Wuppertal for the first time.

Wundertal / Sonnborner Straße is an invitation to 200 people from Wuppertal from the age of 16 to join the dancers of Tanztheater Wuppertal and its new artistic director Boris Charmatz in creating a unique performance directly on Sonnborner Straße.

Interprétation :

Choreography Boris Charmatz
Choreographic assistant Magali Caillet Gajan
Dancers-assistants members of the Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch Ensemble
with up to 200 dancers – amateur performers from greater Wuppertal, students from the Folkwang Universität der Künste/Institut für Zeitgenössischen Tanz and Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln/Zentrum für Zeitgenössischen Tanz, the Gesamtschule Langerfeld, the Berufskolleg Kohlstrasse, actors from the Wuppertaler Bühnen: Schauspiel and the Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch Ensemble
Sound Olivier Renouf
Costumes Florence Samain
Technical director Michael Thöne
Sound engineer Karsten Fischer, Andreas Eisenschneider
production management Julia Honer

Production Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch and [terrain]

Acknowledgements: Claus Baermann, Stephan Brinkmann, Doris Eichler, Heiner Fragemann, Muriel Garric, Erik Houllier, Andreas Jacob, Bettina Kubanek-Meis, Jürgen Lohe, John McGrath, Perig Menez, Chris Pölking, Andreas Rosenberg, Vera Sander, Constanze Schellow, Alexandra Szlagowski, Dusa Topalovic, Alina Tskhovrebova

Wundertal / Sonnborner Strasse is a new edition of Sea Change created on July 1, 2021 and commissioned by Manchester International Festival.

Production Manchester International Festival and [terrain]

image : © Martin Argyroglo