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DIMITRIS PAPAIOANNOU — THE GREAT TAMER

Dimitris Papaioannou started out as a painter and comics artist, but now he does it all—director, choreographer, performer, costumer, and set and lighting designer. Last year he premiered Since She at Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch, the first choreographer invited to do so since Bausch’s death. THE GREAT TAMER—his mysterious evening-length performance work in its U.S. premiere […]

PINA BAUSCH’S NEFÉS

This week in Paris, Tanztheater Wuppertal will perform Pina Bausch’s NEFÉS. “During her travels, Bausch loved nothing better than to immerse herself totally using all her senses in the towns where she stayed. The interplay of light and shade on the Bosphorus, the colors and scents of the flamboyant metropolis of Istanbul, at the crossroads of […]