A Dancer’s Day

Gösserhallen, Halle 1 + 2

A Dancer’s Day
Photo: Musée de la danse

Jun 16 2018
Laxenburger Straße 2A
1100 Vienna
40,- / 30,- / 25,-
Saturday, June 16, 2018
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»The heart of dance lies on the margins; with those people who aren’t dancing, yet somehow are …« (Boris Charmatz)
A Dancer’s Day, the highlight of the 10000 gestes series, is Boris Charmatz and his Musée de la danse’s invitation to the audience to form a community for one day. Over a period of six hours, visitors can dip into the life of a dancer and immerse themselves in the architecture of the dance piece 10000 gestes.

The visitors will warm up with the professional dancers, participate in a workshop with the choreographer, have a picnic and rest or dance together, thereby filling a room with collective experience where later, a dance piece will unfold. Whether it’s Frank Willens performing a solo by Tino Sehgal, the 23 dancers of 10000 gestes, or Boris Charmatz and Emmanuelle Huynh moving to the decelerated, elongated notes of the Bolero sounds – a whole day will be dedicated to dance and to community among those people »who aren’t dancing, yet somehow are …«

Doors open from 15.30
16.00 Warm-up with 23 dancers
17.00 Workshop with Boris Charmatz
18.00 Picknick and (untitled) (2000) by Tino Sehgal with Frank Willens
18.50 Common Sleep
19.30 10000 gestes by Boris Charmatz
20.30 Dancefloor with Electric Indigo
21.20 étrangler le temps with Boris Charmatz and Emmanuelle Huynh