BERLIN · John Cage's "Song Books" are the point of departure for a choreographic research in the "Space for John Cage". as is the case in almost all of his compositions, they have an open score and include verbal and graphic instructions as a foundation for individual, free realizations.

fifteen of the 89 songs were selected for the attempt at finding artistic readings and then testing them as interdisciplinary "instruction manuals".

a project initiated by Reinhild Hoffmann in cooperation with Silke Bake, Kattrin Deufert, Thomas Plischke, Manos Tsangaris |With musicdramaturgical support by Alain Franco, Daniel Ott, Yoav Pasovsky, Tom Rojo Poller, Daniel Vezza.

with choreographic works by Antonia Baehr, Riki von Falken, Frédéric Gies, Anna Huber, An Kaler, Kat Válastur –– and students of the HZT Berlin: Alexandre Achour, Katharina Greimel, Miriam Jakob, Ana Laura Lozza, Ellinor Ljungkvist (#5864), Lee Meir, Anna Nowak, Annegret Schalke, Johanne Timm.

and there will be an artist talk after each performance,

the project is a cooperation of the Akademie der Künste, Berlin, and the Hochschulübergreifende Zentrum Tanz Berlin.\With support by klangzeitort. Institut für Neue Musik der UdK Berlin und HfM Hanns Eisler Berlin.

Thur 19.1. + Fri 20.1.2012, 7:30 pm

Sat 21.1. + Sun 22.1.2012, 7 pm

tickets 6 € / reduced 3 €

Akademie der Künste
Hanseatenweg 10, Halle 10 (map)