Gala is in Adelaide commencing some research, please read below. The concept for this piece was the result of research I did when I was artist in residency at WAM Festival in Faenza. My initial proposal to the festival director (Paola Ponti) was that I wanted to interview residents in Faenza about their everyday gestures.
Come along to the Marion Cultural Centre this Thursday and check out Cie.OFEN in the moving image screenings, live art making and interactive chance encounters! FREE EVENT NO BOOKINGS REQUIRED Stay for 5 minutes, 1 hour or all day 11am–5pm short film screenings 1pm–5pm visual art, 3D interactive presentation, dance Marion Cultural Centre Plaza and
„THERE IS NO FIRE-ESCAPE IN HELL…“ CIE. OFEN MIT THE VASE“ IN DER WUPPERTALER „BÖRSE“ – a critic by Klaus Dilger/Tanzweb Wuppertal (translated into English) Ariel Dorfman’s “Purgatorio” by the “Compagnie OFEN” by the Pina Bausch dancer Michael Carter and the former Michelle Anne de Mey and Wim Vandekeybus / Ultima Vez dancer Gala Moody
Friday 2 June, 2017 – 20h die börse, Wuppertal More info: www.wuppertal-live.de Buy tickets About: The Vase
Gala has commenced an exciting collaboration with Notch Company at Charleroi Danses; working on a new dance-theatre solo directed by Oriane Varak and with musician Guillaume Le Boisselier. Titled Arcane Majeur – How to make Decisions, it is based on avante-garde film maker Alejandro Jodorowsky’s lifelong study of the Tarot de Marsailles. ARCANE MAJEUR –
Cie.OFEN performed their first work One Final Evolutionary Note in Amsterdam at Festival Why Not in the biginning of August. Performing on an outdoor stage amongst the trees was a perfect location for its Darwinian themes of evolution and natural selection. Check out the review (in dutch) here: