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Wiesenland (World Cities 2012) - Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: Sadler's Wells, London, 9 July 2012

Lovely, simply lovely

After thirty-four days of wonder, mayhem and delight, Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch’s World Cities 2012 finally called a halt at the rather amorous Budapest. 260 more words

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Palermo Palermo (World Cities 2012) - Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: Sadler's Wells, London, 2 July 2012

Jump, jump, jump. And he did

From the moment the show opened with the concrete breeze block wall crashing to the floor, Palermo Palermo was always on the verge of being out of control. 297 more words

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Agua (World Cities 2012) - Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: The Barbican, London, 29 June 2012

Chin Chin

A real tale of two halves emerges from São Paulo in this edition of World Cities 2012. Pre-interval the pace of Agua… 244 more words

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Nefes (World Cities 2012) - Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: Sadler's Wells, London, 24 June 2012

They cook so well, it’s unbelievable

Istanbul has turned in the best of World Cities 2012 so far. Tinged with melancholy and littered with excellent music… 256 more words

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Bamboo Blues (World Cities 2012) - Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: The Barbican, London, 22 June 2012

Nice to meet you

I don’t know why it’s called Bamboo Blues, it all seemed perfectly pleasant to me. On show were plenty of cosy ways to tuck into bed with someone, a man literally jumping through hoops to kiss his saheli and a veritable festival of sarong-tying. 265 more words

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Der Fensterputzer (World Cities 2012) - Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch: Sadler's Wells, London, 19 June 2012

I love this music, it so beautiful

Apart from the sandpaper-voiced Mechthild Großmann who was having devastatingly sad problems with her lack of domestic exercises, … 272 more words

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Tanztheater Wuppertal / Pina Bausch: ...como el musguito en la piedra, ay si si si...

Written for Total Theatre

As part of the World Cities 2012 series Tanztheater Wuppertal’s response to Chile is infused with a lightness of spirit. Even the name, ‘…como el musguito en la piedra, ay si, si, si…’, seems to mischievously wink at you. 755 more words

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