HOFESH SHECHTER COMPANY
Hofesh Shechter, one of the outstanding
choreographers of our generation, arrives with
his English company to perform a new original
and bold dance-theatre work.
When & Where
Pina Bausch’s most famous work. A beautiful timeless masterpiece that has never been out of repertoire.
On a breathtaking blanket of pink carnations that stretches as far as the eyes can see, the dancers roam, unfolding stories, humorous and playful, yet weighed by a sense of melancholy as the narratives meander through the dark battlefields of power and control.
“Beautiful, funny, disturbing and always fascinating, Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch’s Nelken defies convention and expectation”.
Greg Elliott InDaily 2016
“She showed us another way to overcome our fears and to not feel imprisoned in our bodies any more. She conveyed a concept of freedom…to discover the hidden language in ourselves”
Wim Wenders, filmmaker, director of the film Pina