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Tanz

Battersea Arts Centre

Tuesday 1st November 2022 - Thursday 3rd November 2022
20:00 - 22:15
Location
174 Lavender Hill, Wandsworth, London, SW11 5TB, United Kingdom
Prices
Full Price £21 / Student £18 / Disabled Person £10.50
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Defying genre and smashing gender clichés, ‘TANZ’ dissects traditional dance and theatre narratives. The performers undergo a rigorous “training in action” ballet, learning how to use their skills in a genre of spectacle to penetrate space and gain knowledge about flying.

‘TANZ’ takes early 19th century romantic ballet as a starting point. Using the frame of a ballet class guided by Beatrice Schoenherr, the first ballerina who danced the Sacre de Printemps naked. This spectacular performance incorporates dizzying acrobatics, muscular women’s bodies and martial art fight scenes.

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