Tag: culture & religion

Latino Salsa

February 2, 2019 at 3:26 pmCategory:General

Salsas is a lateinamerikanischeer dance, he conquered the middle of the last century Europe. Salsa is a dance from America in the 4/4 time, as well as a related genre of music. Standard salsa can be danced in pairs or in a group and can be divided into the types of dance partner dance and ballroom dance. Salsa music and Salsa dancing are a combination of various Afro-Caribbean and European dance styles. Origins of the salsas are from the English Contredanse of the 17th century. Similar like in society dances the pair in many figures faces is with the woman puts her left hand on the shoulder of the man, the man covers her waist with his right hand, and the free hands meet in the air.

Spanish and French Kononialherren introduced in the 16th and 17th centuries stand type dances of their home country in the Caribbean. 1791 French plantation owners fled after an uprising against the French colonial power with their African slaves by the split island of Hispaniola, on which the States of Haiti today and There are Dominican Republic, on the neighboring island of Cuba. Cuban Customs and guitar music of Spanish farmers mixed with African music, which has been determined mainly by drum beats, and the dance styles. It followed a wild mishmash of drum beats, African dance combinations and around the audience, which moved with all parts of the body to the rhythm and clapping. Such drum and dance elements were now recorded in ballroom dancing, even if the upper-class of Cuban looked at the mixed dance styles with too much African movements as dance kind of lower class. In addition to a religious meaning, the conquest of a woman is very important in the Salsatanz.

The dance Gets an erotic touch, by the dancing couples present themselves and includes a large self representation of the man. Sensuality and temperament it is also in the salsa, this not arises mainly but through close body contact, but through the circle of the partners, as well as in numerous Caribbean dances. In the 1970s, the salsa was mainly through the numerous Cuban and Puerto Rican immigrants in America becoming increasingly popular, especially in New York. There was a further development, which New York style “.”

New Lighting Objects

February 10, 2018 at 8:33 pmCategory:General

International artist shows his ‘guardians’ in Unna in the city lights await the illuminated West cemetery innovations impressive visitors from 13-29 September: first present Wolfgang Flammersfeld and Reinhard Hartleif of the F & H own light productions event company also works a further innovative artist. The last two years have shown: the West cemetery and place of cultures provide a varied backdrop for a large-area illumination of lights, projections, LEDs and light fibres. This time, about a dozen sculptures of the Austrian artist Manfred Kielnhofer complement the lighting. His guardians”are cast garments that appear to the observer as a monk-like Figure made of plastic. “” It is fascinating how expressive and mystic inspires these man-sized illuminated works of art work “, Wolfgang Flammersfeld by his Austrian new entrants”. The guardians were recently”in Venice at the Biennnale. Now they are embedded in the Illuminations at city lights in Unna’ to see that stage already for the third time in her hometown of Wolfgang Flammersfeld and Reinhard Hartleif. For this year, the two Unnaer lighting artist got the idea to integrate the city lights illumination in three areas.

Two worlds meet in the West cemetery”together: the part includes a mystical, mysterious staging with lit and almost eerily reminiscent projections. Of an area with colourful, cheerful light composition stands out clearly. Faris and Hartleif shows how perfectly they dominate the game with light and patterns, colors, shapes, and objects to create different moods. The place of cultures forms the third part and with light effects as a kind of Cosmos “scene. Also on Turrells Skyspace projections will be from the outside. The city lights ticket is valid on almost all days of the event (see below) at the same time as a ticket in the skyspace.

November 26, 2014 at 11:20 amCategory:General

Ensemble of the Berlin creative pool BASE BERLIN touring with innovative show production by the Berlin Netherlands is oblique, intriguing, multifaceted. Base a show on the stage to bring enough for the directors of Pierre Caesar and Markus Pabst, which reflects exactly this. A show so vividly and exceptionally versatile, like the city itself. This urban life is expressed with acrobatics, dance and music. The result is a variety show artwork to be interpreted very differently. “” A show somewhere versus College musical”Spring Awakening”. “BASE made in Berlin” includes a wild mix of unique and extremely athletic, classic variety art paired with hip influences of the new culture movement. All performances were BERLIN in the BASE. Exception artist Pierre Caesar of the legendary Caesar Twins Markus Pabst, who founded the cultural workshop together, developed the innovative and expressive show with matching music, harmonious lighting effects and thus go a fine border passage between Opera and Rock, between artistry and dance. BASE BERLIN, Berlin founded in 2008, sees itself as kind of pool of a new generation artists and performers. BASE is the platform of young self-employed creatives from the fields of art, dance, photography and drama. Here are new performances and shows in collaboration with choreographers, directors, photographers and in the mutual exchange with each other. The Berlin creative pool is like no other for new forms of artistry. “” Shows like Vivace”, Caesar Twins, SOAP, made in Germany and dummy”comes from the springs of Basianern”. From the artist network emerged acts were Cirque de Demain, inter alia to the Royal variety performance, the Circus Festival“in Paris, Teddy award invited and awarded prizes. Show productions of the species pool were performed in Germany, London, New York City and on Broadway. BASE shows are available for a fast-paced lifestyle and set variety trends throughout the world. More info: BASE made in Berlin Director: Pierre Caesar and Markus Pabst choreography: Dennis Mac DAO, Chris Myland stagecraft: Reinhard Bichsel stage: Daniela Drobny lighting design: Reinhard Bichsel, Pierre Caesar ensemble (subject to change): Ian Canbeldek: juggling, comedy Dennis Mac DAO: dance Samira RAD: trapezoidal Pablo Caesar: partner acrobatics Chris Myland: partner acrobatics, dance David Pereira: contortion, Hula Hoop Lina Navakaite: singing, Opera Katharina Lebedew: Handstandequilibristik, dance Felice Aguilar: acrobatics, dance, Thomas John: Comedy Tour dates: Tue 03.04.12 Theater Castellum, Alphen a/d Rijn, Wed 04.04.12 Theatre Heerlen, Heerlen, Thu 05.04.12 Posthuis theater, Heerenveen, sat 14.04.12 Schouwburg Cuijk, Cuijk, so. 15.04.12 Mon, Stadsschouwburg, Enschede 16.04.12 Stadsschouwburg, Middelburg, Wed 18.04.12 Theatre de leest, Waalwijk, Fri 20.04.12 Schouwburg Orpheus Apeldoorn, sat 21.04.12 Theatre de Storm, Winterswijk, so. 26.02.12 Lindenberg Theatre, Nijmegen, Tue 24.04.12 Schouwburg Het Park, Hoorn NH, Fri 27.04 Theater aan het Vrijthof, Maastricht, sat 4.5.08 Theatre de Kom, Nieuwegein, so. 29.04.12 Schouwburg De Meerse, Hoofddorp, Tue 01.05.12 Stadsgehoorzaal, Kampen, Wed 02.05.12 Schouwburg Venray, Venray, Thu 03.05.12 Schouwburg De Kampanje, Helder Fri 04.05.