Kreuzberg im Hof Stage
Photo: Steffen Rüttinger


Tour durch die Stadt by Gabriele Reuter
In the frame of Open Spaces/Sommer Tanz 2018

On the way from its initial base of operations in Kreuzberg to the new production location in Uferstudios, the choreographer, dancer and urbanist Gabriele Reuter provides insight into the collective history of dance and Tanzfabrik over the last four decades. The tour will paint a sketch of Tanzfabrik, composed of the interactions between people and places, urban policy changes, historical fissures, existential crises, world tours and coincidences. Some eyewitnesses can also be heard via headphones.

A Journey by foot, bus and train on the trail of history.

approx. 18:00 arrival & reception at Tanzfabrik Berlin Wedding, Uferstudio 13
+ Audio installation from "Tanzgeschichte(n) Neu Denken” with interviews and discussions in a walk-in installation (* 14.-22.7 daily from 18:00 in Uferstudio 13)

Idea, concept, implementation: Gabriele Reuter | In german | In cooperation with StattReisen Berlin. | Edit: Mattef Kuhlmey | Audiomaterial: Interviews with Claudia Feest, Christa Flaig-Isaacs, Eva-Maria Hoerster, Gisela Müller, Ludger Orlok, AnnA Stein, music by Klaus Staffa and audio documents* from the installation "Tanzgeschichte (n) Neu Denken" by artists and scientists of the FU Tanzwissenschaft: Jeanne Chapy, Sarah Gressmann, Nicole Kohlmann, Nina Patricia Hänel | Concept, idea of „Tanzgeschichte(n) Neu Denken“: Kirsten Maar, Britta Wirthmüller

For the 2.5 -3 hour tour with headphones, one BVG single ticket AB is required. Start at Tanzfabrik Kreuzberg, end at Tanzfabrik Wedding. Please don't forget to bring enough water and sufficient sun protection for this tour.

Please note: The number of headphones is limited and we will give them out from 30 minutes before the tour.

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Gabriele Reuter

Gabriele Reuter is a choreographer/performer and urbanist. At the heart of her artistic practice and teaching is an ongoing interest in improvisation on stage and in life. In this context she has collaborated and performed with many artists in the field and initiated a range of performance events. As a facilitator and moderator she supports transformation process of teams and organisations through applied improvisation, using frameworks and approaches from Design Thinking, Agile/Scrum. Gabriele taught Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Dance, Composition in dance institutions and universities internationally since 2003. Her choreographic works and interdisciplinary projects were shown internationally at festivals such as nottdance Nottingham, Springdance festival Utrecht, SpringLoaded at The Place London and idans Istanbul. Gabriele co-lead the workshop programme of Tanzfabrik Berlin between 2009-18. www.gabrielereuter.de

Registration not required.
Meeting point: Tanzfabrik Kreuzberg, Möckernstr. 68 left in the courtyard.