With a specific research on improvisation and rhythm it goes one step further.
It questions the possibilities of rhythm as a tool to create a language and human communication within the group. This examination includes the rhythm of space and ways of taking and giving space.
The dancers research how far and in which way the story that they create in the group within the improvisatin can be changed, manipuated and re-invented. In addition they look for ways to develop their own personal story that happens under the influence of the group, but partly can still be independent. In all that movement is the springboard to learn something new about empathy, awareness... Read more
Two is a danced attempt to get into contact with someone in a tying way. Not to avoid, but to commit oneself, even if it means conflict and confusion. Today we are very easily willing to take things and facts for granted, to call them true and fixed in their meaning, only because we have access to them. We confound growing collective intelligence with a growing access to knowledge and information.
The same with human relationships. We don't understand each other better only because our networks are more complex. Read more
Every beginning is formed by fragments. Fragments that already exist long before us, and that create something new, with or without our consciousness being aware. Human, animal or plant: all living creatures are connected with and related to one another in an endless river of time. No development without a previous development. Every human is rooted in the endless story of evolution and is a unique creation of nature.
Nevertheless, there are moments in every conscious existence that feel like a restart, a new beginning. the birth of new life, death, destruction... Read more
From the endangered Native North American language Miwok-Moquelumnan. Molimo refers to a tribal boy name meaning bear walking into shade.
The preoccupation with the mystical, the ambiguous and the obscur is the starting point for this work. Where the conscious mind, difficulty to grasp the peculiarities presented to it. Find itself in a continuous search for a concrete human existents. Further explored in the fluid unconscious soft passing of time, where human life exist. Molimo conjures up this mystical atmosphere and dance.
"Mystic for me is magic. A world where the heart starts to wonder, to dream and to hope." Sita Ostheimer on the mystical. Read more