More Than One Species // 21 June
15 GEL
Khidi, Tbilisi
21 June, 2017 20:00

In frames of South Caucasus Contemporary Dance & Experimental Art Festival in Tbilisi we present a dance piece 

More Than One Species

The dance piece a dialogue about sexuality manifested and at the same times hidden in Georgian culture and social construct. It explores the perception of the human body, its freedoms and constraints, throughout the country’s last decades. The dancers and musicians come from the traditional as well as experimental dance and music scene. They bring their experience to create an installation, where working process is inspired by personal interviews, myths, legends, and images from the visual arts and real life. 

The dance piece is part of a cross platform project The Mysterious Georgian Body. Through various artistic activities the project aims to reflect upon Georgia’s recent history of sexuality.

Concept, direction and choreography: Takako Suzuki | JP/DE 
Music composition: Matthias Müller | DE
Dancers: Elene Enukidze, Giorgi Gulisashvili, Lasha Mdzinarishvili
Musicians: Giorgi Iremashvili (percussion), Giorgi Zeniashvili (chonguri), Matthias Müller (trombone)
Costume design: Simon Machabeli
Lights design: Davit Sukhishvili
Artistic advice: Inna Margvelashvili
Curating and general concept: Salomé Jashi

Produced by ინდიგო • Indigo together with the support of Goethe-Institut's International Coproduction Fund, Ministry Of Culture And Monuments Protection Of Georgia, Tbilisi Municipality, Women's Fund in Georgia in partnership with South Caucasus Contemporary Dance & Experimental Art Festival in Tbilisi, KHIDI, Georgian Film and BetterFly

The piece is part of the Georgian-German Year 2017 and will be presented in Berlin in December.

Tickets: 15 lari 
June 20 / 21 at 20:00