SOMEWHERE, SOME TIME

SOMEWHERE, SOME TIME The experiment is based on the question “If we resist to attach a certain function or purpose to dance, and instead reinforce dance as something in itself by insisting on form, aesthetic and craft – what sort of experiences can unfold?”. The study at The Lab station is part of an ambitious…

“NO”-BITING THE HAND THAT FEEDS YOU

“NO”-BITING THE HAND THAT FEEDS YOU The experiment is a study of the word “no” in different forms, bodily, phonetically and psychologically. In his intention report, Jon Hoff, the head of the study, elaborates: “I want to explore my assumption that we as a society celebrate a “yes” and therefore forget to say no, almost…

SILENCE, PAUSE, REVERBERATION

SILENCE, PAUSE, REVERBERATION The 2020 season experiment includes the creation of 3 small sound works, developed by composer Peter Bruun in collaboration with an experimental choir and the artistic direction of The Lab station. The project is inspired by the work with “The Sound of the Audience” (season experiment 2016/17) and a general interest in…

THE WAKE OF SLEEP

THE WAKE OF SLEEP THE WAKE OF SLEEP is an experiment that builds on years of exploring ‘public intimacy’ on stage. Work is carried out in a collective framework, as a natural continuation of previous experiments ( A land where no dragons hide ) and the book “Another Hole” from 2019. Quote from intention report:…

BODY OF SAND

BODY OF SAND The experiment is a continuation of another experiment that Tora Balslev held in the 18/19 season entitled ” Fair Phone ” which later became the performance “Nature Calls” and inspired by ” The imprint of the body ” led by Katrine Stewart, in which Tora participated as a dancer. “The idea arose…