Czech Dance Platform 2022: two views| 15.07.22
All of Czech Dance Platform 2022 in 40 minutes, divided into two viewpoints. With reflections on the disappearing dancer, sound & vision, eco-consciousness, plus touches of prog-rock, sci-fi, and a low-down on the final awards.
Isabelle Schad: practice, continuity and infinite limbs
An interview with German choreographer Isabelle Schad, known for large group works and for mixing Eastern philosophy with somatics and folk dance. Accompanying the audio is a fuller text edit of the interview.
Guest episode: distanz podcast| 18.02.21
Observing and considering how a performance-protest in Athens came to inhabit both the real and the online worlds
Circulating artists, defunded infrastructures (audio)
Don’t just blame Covid for this crisis: restructuring the cultural field had already led to more artists and fewer resources
Screening times (audio)
As Covid has brought screened dance and screendance into close proximity, four screendance curators look at the dynamics between them
Life sentences: on reviewing and renewing (audio)
Can performance reviews escape from the sentences of the courtroom or the classroom, and live a little more?
Mònica Pagès watches Likes by Nùria Guiu
Classical music journalist Mònica Pagès sees a solo about the value of ‘likes’ in an age of social media. How was it for her?