November 7 - 30, 2008

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Friday, Nov. 7

KONTAKTHOF
WITH TEENAGERS OVER ’14’   
By Pina Bausch
Première
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
BuJazzO
Das Jugendjazzorchester der Bundesrepublik Deutschland
(youth jazz orchestra of the Federal Republic of Germany)
conductor: Wolfgang Schmidtke
featuring Arkady Shilkloper bugel, alphorn

Foyer Schauspielhaus
Wuppertal
10:45 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 8

KONTAKTHOF
WITH TEENAGERS OVER ’14’   
By Pina Bausch
Première
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
3:00 p.m.
ANOTHER ME
Exhibition opening   
Transformations from Pain to Power
Girls and Women in the Care of Sanlaap, Kolkata
PHOTOGRAPHY BY ACHINTO                                       
Foyer
Schauspielhaus
Wuppertal
6:30 p.m.
KONTAKTHOF
WITH LADIES AND GENTLEMEN OVER ’65’
By Pina Bausch
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
THE FILM BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB
Wim Wenders in Cuba
Followed by SALSA PICANTE Düsseldorf, Cuba
Salsa und Son de Cuba
Café ADA Wuppertal
10:45 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 9

BARTABAS AND HIS HORSE CARAVAGE Aubervilliers
LEVER DE SOLEIL
(SUNRISE)
EVENT UNFORTUNATELY FAILS BECAUSE OF DISEASE
Barmer Anlagen Wuppertal
07:10 a.m.
BRUNO BELTRÃO
& GRUPO DE RUA
Brasilien
H2 - A passion for hip-hop and break in the head
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
WUTAL BATTLE
Among others the winners of the hip-hop contest held at the Jahrhunderthalle in Bochum       
Foyer
Schauspielhaus
Wuppertal
9:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 10

KAMIHIKOUKI
LES AVIONS DE PAPIER
Japanese schoolgirls from Takasaki                                                                  
Fabien Prioville & BALLET NOAH     
Europäische Erstaufführung
Café ADA Wuppertal
8:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 11

ANNE TERESA DE KEERSMAEKER ROSAS
Brussels
STEVE REICH EVENING with the ICTUS music ensemble   
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
ANTONELLO SALIS / SANDRO SATTA Rome
piano / saxophone
Café ADA Wuppertal
10:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 12

KAMIHIKOUKI
LES AVIONS DE PAPIER
Japanese schoolgirls from Takasaki                                                                  
Fabien Prioville & BALLET NOAH
Café ADA Wuppertal
8:00 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 13

VERY SPECIAL

SYLVIE GUILLEM / RUSSELL MALIPHANT

PUSH London
EVA YERBABUENA Sevilla
SAVION GLOVER
tap dance with Jazz Band New York
German première    
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 14

CAFÉ MÜLLER / THE RITE OF SPRING
By Pina Bausch
With the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker directed by Pietari Inkinen
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
8:30 p.m.
ALAIN PLATEL / FABRIZIO CASSOL Gent
Les Ballets C. de la B.
pitié!
Großes Haus
Schauspielhaus
Düsseldorf
9:00 p.m.
SIDI LARBI CHERKAOUI Brussels
Featuring a cappella Corsican songs
by A FILETTA
APOCRIFU
German première
Großer Saal
tanzhaus nrw
Düsseldorf
10:45 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 15

CAFÉ MÜLLER / THE RITE OF SPRING
By Pina Bausch
With the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker directed by Pietari Inkinen
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
6:30 p.m.
PLUS OU MOINS L’INFINI
AURÉLIEN BORY &
PHIL SOLTANOFF Toulouse
CIE 111 - A journey to Absurdistan. Circus, theater, dance
Kleines Haus Schauspielhaus Düsseldorf
9:00 p.m.
SIDI LARBI CHERKAOUI Brussels
Featuring a cappella Corsican songs
by A FILETTA
APOCRIFU
German première
Großer Saal
tanzhaus nrw
Düsseldorf
10:45 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 16

Sylvie Guillem Diana Vishneva Russell Maliphant Maïté Cebrian Abad Dorothée Delabie GAO Yanjinzi Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan Igor Zelensky Shantala Shivalingappa Quasar Maria Marta Colusi Yuri Smekalov Juan Kruz Diaz des Garraio Esnaola Dancer of the Tanztheater o.a.

perform pieces from choreographers 

William Forsythe LIN Hwai-min Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui SASHA WALTZ EMMANUEL GAT Kenneth MacMillan Russell Maliphant Elena Prokopyeva GAO Yanjinzi Henrique Rodovalho and  Pina Bausch
Großes Haus Schauspielhaus Düsseldorf
6:30 p.m.
Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui Arushi Mudgal Sen Hea Ha Shantala Shivalingappa Hu Lei Zhang Disha Kirsten Hollinsworth Luke Miller Joseph Poulson Petra van Noort Darrin Wright Louise Lecavalier Athanasia Kanellopoulou Elijah Brown I Made Putra Wijaya Morena Nascimento o.a.

perform pieces from choreographers

Susan Marshall  Hu Lei  Zhang Disha  Morena Nascimento Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui  Arushi Mudgal Sen Hea Ha Athanasia Kanellopoulou Tedd Robinson and Pina Bausch
Großer Saal
tanzhaus nrw
Düsseldorf
22:00 p.m.
VOLLMOND
By Pina Bausch
Tanztheater Wuppertal
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
BECKETT, BEER AND CIGARETTES
FELIX BÜRKLE starting point
Düsseldorf
Haus der Jugend Barmen Wuppertal
10.30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 17

VOLLMOND (FULL MOON)
By Pina Bausch
Tanztheater Wuppertal
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
MEOW MEOW
BEYOND GLAMOUR New York / Sydney
Chanson and cabaret – wild and chaotic
Foyer
Schauspielhaus
Wuppertal
10:30 p.m.
I'M MEAN, I AM
YASMEEN GODDER Tel Aviv
“It’s going to be bloody”
Kleines Haus Schauspielhaus Düsseldorf
7:30 p.m.
COMPAÑIAS DE FLAMENCO
ISRAEL GALVÁN
Dances from ARENA. German première

EVA YERBABUENA’S BALLET FLAMENCO
SANTO Y SEÑA
Großes Haus Schauspielhaus Düsseldorf
9:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 18

QUASAR CIA. DE DANÇA Brazil
IT COULD ONLY BE WITH YOU
(Só tinha de ser com você)
Choreography: HENRIQUE RODOVALHO

VINCENT MANTSOE AND AFRICAN MUSIC ENSEMBLE  Soweto
ASSOCIATION NOA-CIE
MEN-JARO – A COLLABORATION
Großer Saal
tanzhaus nrw
Düsseldorf
7:00 p.m.
WITHOUT BLOOD -
SIN SANGRE

SIN SANGRE
TEATRO CINEMA Santiago de Chile
A theater film about revenge and humanity
German première
Capitol Theater Düsseldorf
8:30 p.m.
SAMIR AKIKA Essen
E.T.E. – EXTENDED TEENAGE ERA
Café ADA Wuppertal
8:00 p.m.
PETER BRÖTZMANN
his trio, FULL BLAST +
KEN VANDERMARK
saxophone, electric bass, drums

Café ADA Wuppertal
10:45 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 19

LE PETIT TRAVERS
COLLECTIF PETIT TRAVERS Toulouse
A small spectacle between absurdity and melancholy
tanzhaus nrw Düsseldorf
5:30 p.m.
PALERMO PALERMO
By Pina Bausch
Tanztheater Wuppertal
Co-production: Teatro Biondo Stabile di Palermo and Andres Neumann International
Großes Haus Schauspielhaus Düsseldorf
7:30 p.m.
THE TIGER LILLIES London
HUMAN DEGRADATION: a concert
tanzhaus nrw Düsseldorf
10:45 p.m.
EUN-ME AHN COMPANY Seoul
PRINCESS BARI – THE LIFE
Symphony of the arts
European première
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
GÜNTER 'BABY' SOMMER AND SWISS HORNS Dresden, Zurich
drums, alphorn / trombone, alphorn / trombone
Café ADA Wuppertal
10:00 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 20

BALLET DE L’OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS
ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE
Music by Chr. W. Gluck
A dance opera by Pina Bausch
With the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker and the Chor der Wuppertaler Bühnen
directed by Philippe Hui
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
7:00 p.m.
BOOK OF MAN (Emberkönyv)
O. Caruso / Ferenc Fehér COMPANY FINITA LA COMMEDIA
Budapest
Solo with Ferenc Fehér.
German première    
Kleiner Saal
tanzhaus nrw
Düsseldorf
9:00 p.m.
LA PORNOGRAPHIE DES ÂMES bare naked souls
DAVE ST-PIERRE Montreal
tanzhaus nrw Düsseldorf
10:00 p.m.
A Hula Drama
KAHEKILI Maui, Hawaii
About Maui's Paramount Warrior Chief
The legend of the god of thunder
European première

Friday, Nov. 21

BALLET DE L’OPÉRA NATIONAL DE PARIS
ORPHEUS AND EURYDICE
Music by Chr. W. Gluck
A dance opera by Pina Bausch
With the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker and the Chor der Wuppertaler Bühnen
directed by Philippe Hui
Opernhaus Düsseldorf
6:30 p.m.
LOT. US
MUI CHEUK-YIN / PRISCILLA LEUNG
Hongkong
Choreography: Mui Cheuk-Yin
Gentle and poetic
European première

GUANGDONG MODERN DANCE COMPANY
Guangdong, China
STICKS - Choreography: Sang Jijia
Powerful and expressive
German première
Schauspielhaus Düsseldorf
8:00 p.m.
LE PETIT TRAVERS
COLLECTIF PETIT TRAVERS Toulouse
A small spectacle between absurdity and melancholy
Haus der Jugend Barmen Wuppertal
7:00 p.m.
SAADET TÜRKÖZ & THOMAS ROHRER São Paulo, Zurich
voice, violin, rabeca
Café ADA Wuppertal
9:30 p.m.
NEFÉS
By Pina Bausch
Tanztheater Wuppertal
Co-production: International Istanbul Theatre Festival and Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts
Aalto-Theater Essen
7:00 p.m.
MEOW MEOW
BEYOND GLAMOUR New York / Sydney
Chanson and cabaret – wild und chaotic
Heldenbar
Grillo Theater
Essen
10:00 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 22

CLOUD GATE DANCE THEATRE OF TAIWAN Taipei
Choreography: LIN Hwai-min
WIND SHADOW
A work of startling beauty
European première
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
XINXIN Taipeh
THE MASTER OF CLASSICAL NANGUAN MUSIC    
Chinese court music from the third to the sixth century
European première
Rex Theater Wuppertal
9:30 p.m.
MATTER
JULIE NIOCHE Paris
A.I.M.E. – Association d’Individus en Mouvements Engagés
Großer Saal
tanzhaus nrw
Düsseldorf
10:00 p.m.
GAFF AFF
ZIMMERMANN & DE PERROT
Zürich
The young Buster Keaton and his virtuoso DJ
Grillo Theater Essen
7:00 p.m.
MEG STUART/
FRANCISCO CAMACHO
Brussels/Lisboa
BLESSED
Damaged Goods & EIRA

Sunday, Nov. 23

THE OVERCOAT by Nikolai Gogol
THEATER OF WONDERS Santiago de Chile
Puppet theater
European première
Foyer
Schauspielhaus
Wuppertal
5:00 p.m.
L’ORCHESTRA DI PIAZZA VITTORIO Rome
THE FILM, a contemporary fairy tale, and THE CONCERT 
An ORCHESTRA featuring musicians from around the world.
First German performance  
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
FEMME INSECTE (Insect Woman)
IPPEI HOSAKA Paris
German première
Kleiner Saal
tanzhaus nrw
Düsseldorf
7:00 p.m.
SNOWMAN SINKING
ANTONY RIZZI Frankfurt
"Every night, I empty my heart – and it’s full again the next morning."
Großer Saal
tanzhaus nrw
Düsseldorf
8:00 p.m.
LE PETIT TRAVERS
COLLECTIF PETIT TRAVERS Toulouse
A small spectacle between absurdity and melancholy
Grillo Theater Essen
5:30 p.m.
MASURCA FOGO
By Pina Bausch
Tanztheater Wuppertal
Co-production: EXPO 98 Lisbon and the Goethe Institute Lisbon
Aalto-Theater Essen
7:00 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 24

SAWAMI FUKUOKA / EMIO GRECO | PC
(DOUBLE POINTS: HELL)
Mikhail Baryshnikov Ana Laguna / Mats Ek
(PLACE)
Ally Voye Marissa Ruazol Maya Gingery Eva Aymami Rosemary Candelario / Jia Wu
(THE OTHER SHORE)
Huang Pei-hua / LIN Hwai-min
(by: MOON WATER)
Ditta Miranda Jasjfi / Pina Bausch
(aus: VOLLMOND)
Marie-Agnès Gillot Jirí Bubenícek / Jirí Bubenícek
(INTIMATE DISTANCE)
Emanuel Gat
(by: u.a.THE RITE OF SPRING)
Ana Laguna / Pina Bausch
(by: FÜR DIE KINDER VON GESTERN, HEUTE UND MORGEN)
Dominique Mercy / Pina Bausch
(by: NUR DU)
Members of LaLaLa Human Steps / Éduard Lock

Tuesday, Nov. 25

THIERRY DE MEY Brussels
LIGHT MUSIC
BRUNO BELTRÃO & GRUPO DE RUA Brazil
H3 - NEW PIECE
Hip hop expedition into the unknown: sensual, forceful, fragile

Wednesday, Nov. 26

AKABI
AYDIN TEKER  Istanbul
FIGURE 8 RACE Remix
MAREN STRACK and post theater
[New York / Berlin / Tokyo]
PERFORMANCE ABOUT DEMOLITION, DERBIES AND CLÄRENORE STINNES, the first woman to drive around the world

Thursday, Nov. 27

I AM A DEMON
PICHET KLUNCHUN Bangkok
A demon is a friend on the journey to one’s self
ÉRECTION
PIERRE RIGAL / AURÉLIEN BORY Toulouse
Sometimes reverse jellyfish, sometimes crocodile silently crawling, Ikarus without wings, sad clown of all times

Friday, Nov. 28

DIE SIEBEN TODSÜNDEN (THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS)
The seven deadly sins/Don’t be afraid
Music by Kurt Weill Texts by Bertolt Brecht
An evening of dance by Pina Bausch
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
PETRA MAGONI / FERRUCCIO SPINETTI Pisa, Milan
voice, double bass
Café ADA Wuppertal
10:45 p.m.
URBAN BUSH WOMEN and
COMPAGNIE JANT-BI
Brooklyn NY and Senegal
THE SCALES OF MEMORY
(Les éscailles de la mémoire)
It’s timeless and dreamy... utterly earthy, both flirty and no-nonsense
European première

Saturday, Nov. 29

DIE SIEBEN TODSÜNDEN (THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS)
The seven deadly sins/Don’t be afraid
Music by Kurt Weill Texts by Bertolt Brecht
An evening of dance by Pina Bausch
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
9:30 p.m.
URBAN BUSH WOMEN and
COMPAGNIE JANT-BI
Brooklyn NY and Senegal
THE SCALES OF MEMORY
(Les éscailles de la mémoire)
It’s timeless and dreamy... utterly earthy, both flirty and no-nonsense

Sunday, Nov. 30

DIE SIEBEN TODSÜNDEN (THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS)
The seven deadly sins/Don’t be afraid
Music by Kurt Weill Texts by Bertolt Brecht
An evening of dance by Pina Bausch
Schauspielhaus Wuppertal
7:30 p.m.
HEIMATLIEDER (country songs)
Manfred Schoof, Conny Bauer, Wolfgang Schmidtke, Hans Reichel, Ute Völker,
Christian Ramond, Peter Weiss + Melissa Madden Gray
trumpet, trombone, saxophone, daxophon, accordion, double bass, drums


Foyer Schauspielhaus
Wuppertal
10:30 p.m.

   Foto: © Detlef Erler
Fest with Pina
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