On Tour With Pina Bausch (PG*) + Green Table (PG*)
9 June 2012
Cinema 1 (Silk St)
Standard - £9.50 online / £10.50 on the door
Barbican Members - £7.50 online / £8.50 on the door
subject to availability
On Tour with Pina Bausch (PG*)
Chantal Akerman followed Bausch and her company of dancers, the Tanzteater Wuppertal, for five weeks while they were on tour in Germany, Italy, and France. Her objective was to capture Bausch's unparalleled art not only on stage but behind the scenes.
France/Belgium Dir Chantal Akerman 57 min
+ The Green Table (PG*)
In this BBC studio performance of The Green Table, we are given the rare opportunity to see Bausch as teh dancer performing the work of Kurt Jooss, whose own groundbreaking style and technique was to have a significant influence on her later work as a theatre maker.