In the frame of the performance ‘Vertigo 20’ (Choreography Noa Wertheim) by Vertigo Dance, playing at Schauspiel Köln on 16th and 17th of June, ZAIK - in collaboration with Tanz Köln and Zentrum für Zeitgenössischen Tanz / University for Music and Dance Cologne – is offering a master class open to advanced students, with a limited number of places reserved for professional dancers.
Noa Wertheim, Artistic Director and Choreographer
A multi-talented artist Noa Wertheim is an internationally acclaimed choreographer and dancer and a numerous award winner, including the 1998 Israel Ministry of Culture award for young choreographers, the 2003 Landau Prize for the Performing Arts and the 2012 Israel Culture Minister award for her choreography of Birth of the Phoenix. Noa works and creates from the Vertigo Dance studio at the Gerard Behar Center in Jerusalem and from her home studio at the Vertigo Eco-Art Village where she lives with her partner in life and in dance, Adi Sha’al and their three sons in a community that fosters the arts in an ecologically and socially responsible manner.
About the master class
An introduction to the unique movement language developed by choreographer and artistic director Noa Wertheim over the years with the Vertigo Dance Company. A hands on experience of dance techniques as well as body & mind disciplines incorporating classical ballet and Release standards with contact improvisation and Eastern martial arts such as Tai Chi and Chi Gong, complemented by a glance towards the inspirational Jewish and spiritual philosophies.
Foto (c) Gadi Dagon
Availability: 15 ZZT students and 10 places for professional dancers
Location: ZZT/Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln | Turmstrasse 3-5 50733 Köln
17.06.2017 10:00 – 11:30 | master class fee 20€
Contact: Michael Maurissens/ZAIK
Registration: email@example.com (Deadline 08.06.17)