Ambulo ergo sum at Ufertsudios

October 4th - 6th 2018,19:00

October 7th 2018, 18:00

Uferstudios

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Previous Dates

 

28+29/05/2016 Berlin (DE)

Performing Arts Festival

Radialsystem V

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12+13/09/2015 Berlin (DE)

11/09/2015 Premiere

Uferstudios

 

Reviews

 

ccdanse.com

 

"Ambulo ergo sum enriches the process of time analysis initiated since 2013. Renate Graziadei (elected best dancer of the year 2010 by tanz magazine) modulates reality through each of her steps and movements, between symmetry and leitmotiv.

 

(...) What they love above all else is space, posture, expression. They develop their own sensory universe.(...)

 

(...) An authentic performance that denotes by its freshness and its clarity: everything is said, spontaneously."

 

Ambulo ergo sum - Ich laufe, also bin ich

When does a moment begin and when does it end? What is a process and how does it start? Why might a person stay true to certain attitudes and what compels one to get rid of them?

"Ambulo ergo sum" tells of constant movement, the everyday dance of gestures, of motor skills and their unique quirks. Bizarre, funny, familiar and strange situations unfold into, out of and over one another. Characters play with ease; attitudes, relationships and configurations are pushed to the breaking point until they ebb away, only to repeat themselves or transform.

The room, however, remains anonymous, the costumes are reduced: everywhere and nowhere, that game we call life is being played. A game made up of moments, of small and large gestures, of comings, goings and passings.

The titular "Going" is a metaphor for the act of living itself, for the goings-on, the things that happen before our eyes only to irrevocably turn into the past.

 

Ambulo ergo sum - Ich laufe, also bin ich:
 
Idea & Choreography Renate Graziadei & Arthur Stäldi in collaboration with Arianna Rodeghiero, MariaGiulia Serantoni, Rosalind Masson, Phoebe Killdeer & Ole Wulfers
Dance MariaGiulia Serantoni, Rosalind Masson, Sergey Zhukov, Renate Graziadei
Composition Phoebe Killdeer & Ole Wulfers
Dramaturgy Arthur Stäldi
Musicians Performance Julien Decoret, Ole Wulfers, Jens Ahlers & Phoebe Killdeer
Sound Technique Andrea Parolin
Costume Chantal Margiotta & Claudia Janitschek
Lightdesign Lutz Deppe
Light Technique Tomek Ness
Production Inge Zysk, Raquel Moreira
Booking Léa Chalmont
Communication k3 berlin
 
A laborgras production funded by the Berlin Senate Department for Culture and Europe.
Made at Studio laborgras. Made at Studio laborgras.
 
All photos above by: Phil Dera