Fri 8 March 2019 | 1:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Suzanne Dellal - Neve Tsedek, Tel Aviv,
M.ART presents the first Tel Aviv showcase of the CONTEXT festival, established by Diana Vishneva, featuring the best of Russian contemporary choreography.
Having taken Moscow and Saint Petersburg by storm, CONTEXT starts its international tour in Tel Aviv followed by London in spring 2019. The programme will include a solo by Russian prima Diana Vishneva, excerpts from Kirill Serebrennikov’s ballet Nureyev and a carefully curated program of dance productions by a new generation of choreographers who are shaping contemporary Russian dance scene.
Diana Vishneva’s CONTEXT Festival features a wide range of choreographers, bringing international talents to share the stage with domestic artists. Having taken Moscow and Saint Petersburg by storm the Festival became a significant platform for gifted up-and-coming choreographers and dancers. The choices are always eclectic, representing diversity in dance. Diana Vishneva’s programming is driven by an insatiable curiosity to discover and experience dance from many different perspectives.
Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes with one intermission
Awakening. Choreographer: Pavel Glukhov
Touch. Choreographer: Olga Labovkina
Wood Rabbit. Choreography and Concept: Dor Mamalia & Dariusz Nowak. Co-creator: Vladimir Varnava
The Room. Choreographer: Olga Vasilyeva
Still-life. Choreographer: Konstantin Keikhel
Letter to Rudy. Diva, Letter to Rudy. The pupil.
Excerpts from the ballet Nureyev
Composer: Ilya Demutsky
Choreographer: Yuri Possokhov
Libretto by Kirill Serebrennikov
Director and Designer: Kirill Serebrennikov
Costume Designer: Elena Zaitseva
Tue. Choreographer: Marco Goecke
Performed by Diana Vishneva
M.ART is a non-profit, non-governmental cultural organization that showcases contemporary Russian culture in London, New York and Tel Aviv.