Tanzfabrik
Berlin
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Kreuzberg 1
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Photo: Annika Götz/ImPulsTanz Workshop 2011

Living the Dance

Lecture Performance by Koffi Kôkô

Montrer, racontrer et petit performance.

Koffi Koko talks about his work, shows video excerpts and does a short performance.

Moderation: Christa Flaig – Isaacs

Workshop in the frame of Sommer Tanz 25.-29.7.2016

Koffi Kôkô

Koffi Kôkô (FR/BJ) was born in Benin, West Africa, where he grew up in close contact with the animist religion of his home. In 2004 and 2005 he was curator and together with Johannes Odenthal artistic director of the festival In Transit (HKW, Berlin). With Ismael Ivo he choreographed and danced the play »The Maids« under the direction of Yoshi Oida. In addition to Koffi Kôkôs most important work u. a. »Passage«, »D’une rive à l'autre«, »Terre rougeâtre«, »Ça« and »Les feuilles qui résistent au vent«. He choreographed a.o. at the Kennedy Center in Washington, Barbican Center in London, Tanztheater Verena Weiss, Lucerne. For some time Koffi has been working on the construction of a choreographic center in Benin/Ouidah.

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