MARIA KOLEGOVA / CONTROLLED ACTION / Morning Class
26-30.09.16 / Garage29
During this workshop by Maria Kolegova you will get a moment to communicate with your own body,mind,thoughts,opinion and organising actions in space. Ideas, concepts and sources behind the movements like trust, moving with necessity, instinct, self-protection, speed, fragility and tension will be discussed. Different exercises will allow you to discover where your limits are and how you can go further. The workshop is directed to amateur dancers, circus performers and actors in good athletic condition, who are interested in dance as an artistic form of expression.
Started her career in a ballet school in age 5. after was educated as a contemporary dancer in a School of Contemporay Dance with support of Centre of Contemporary Art in Yekaterinburg(Russia). While studing had experience to discover different techniques of dance. also practicing different disciplines like folk dance,martial arts,yoga,jazz. Had a chance to perform solo made by L.Aleksandrova in Seoul(South Korea) on competition of contemporary dancers and got a 1st prize for it. After graduation in Theatrical Academy went to work to Russian Ballet ”Moscow”(Russia) for 6 years. In Moscow she got involved as a dancer with a recognized choreographers such as Martin Forsberg,Andrea Boll,Regis Obadia,Paul Selwyn Norton,Nikita Dmitrievsky and etc. While also teaching in a school of contemporary dance and making her own pieces.
Artistically she is working widely with choreographer,film maker,photographer Wim Vandekeybus and is a member of his company Ultima Vez since 2012. During this year was involved to a revival ”What the body does not remember” of 2013 and had experience with replacing in dance piece ”NewZwart” and ‘Spiritual Unity”-live concert. later participated as a dancer in a last creation ”Speak low if you speak love” of 2015. Till now in a tour. As well as an extensive amount of pedagogical activities through movement: workshops,company classes,assisting and training program across Europe and Russia.
© Danny Willems
26-30.09.16 —10:00 – 12:00
Rue de Moerkerke 29
Registration obligatory at:
10 € /day 40€/week