A Resource for Performing Artists, Scholars and Audiences.
Time: July 11, 2019 to August 11, 2019
Location: Burgtheater, Volkstheater, Akademietheater, Odeon, Kasino am Schwarzenbergplatz, Schauspielhaus, mumok – Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig Wien, mumok Hofstallung, Leopold Museum, MuseumsQuartier Halle E, Zacherlfabrik
Website or Map: http://www.impulstanz.com
Phone: +43 523 55 58
Event Country: austria
Organized By: Theresa Pointner
Latest Activity: May 6, 2019
Founded in 1984, ImPulsTanz has developed into one of the largest festivals of contemporary dance and performance worldwide. Each summer, thousands of dancers, choreographers and artists from all over the world come together in Vienna, work together for five weeks and celebrate contemporary dance.
ImPulsTanz - that's performances, workshops, research projects and the soçial programme. Contemporary dance establishment meets the trendsetting productions of tomorrow, which have found their place at the festival‘s [8:tension] Young Choreographers' Series. Every year, ImPulsTanz workshops welcome thousands of participants, beginners and professionals, who use the opportunity to study the entire palette of dance with famous teachers.
Radical, cross-border, visually stunning, touching and as topical as ever: the German Tanztheater. Two pieces of its most important trailblazers can be experienced this summer at the ImPulsTanz – Vienna International Dance Festival. On the 11th and 13th July Johann Kresnik, Kurt Schwertsik and Gottfried Helnwein will perform the opening with Macbeth at Volkstheater. At Burgtheater the Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch will join on 16th, 18th and 19th July with Masurca Fogo.
The work and heritage of the German Tanztheater icone Pina Bausch, who passed awayten years ago, influenced the piece Um Jeito de Corpo, which celebrated its premiere for the 50thanniversary of the Balé da Cidade de São Paulo and will be presented as well at Burgtheater on 23rd and 25thJuly.