That was TANZtheater INTERNATIONAL 2016

This year’s big celebration of dance, TANZtheater INTERNATIONAL 2016, took place from 1 to 10 September at various venues in Hanover.

The daily international guest performances thrilled the audiences, eliciting enthusiastic applause and leaving the artists highly satisfied. This year they came from Israel, France, Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, the United States, Australia and Portugal.

Here you can find press reviews, synopses and casts & credits on each of the performances in 2016 and so relive the festival once more. Simply click on the events below.

TANZtheater INTERNATIONAL 2016 would like to thank the following for their kind support: Landeshauptstadt Hannover / Kulturbüro, Stiftung Niedersachsen, Sparkasse Hannover, Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur (Ministry of Science and Culture of Lower Saxony), Landeshauptstadt Hannover / Herrenhäuser Gärten, Institut Français and the French Ministry of Culture and Communication, DGCA and the Israeli Embassy in Germany. 

Thursday | 09/01/2016 | 8:00 pm

Orangerie Herrenhausen

EVERYNESS

Festival opening

Wang Ramirez (FR/DE)

Friday | 09/02/2016 | 8:00 pm

Orangerie Herrenhausen

EVERYNESS

Wang Ramirez (FR/DE)

Saturday | 09/03/2016 | 6:00 pm

Ballhof Zwei

Avec Anastasia

Mickaël Phelippeau (FR)

Saturday | 09/03/2016 | 8:30 pm

Ballhof Zwei

Avec Anastasia

Mickaël Phelippeau (FR)

Sunday | 09/04/2016 | 8:00 pm

Orangerie Herrenhausen

PAVEMENT

Kyle Abraham / Abraham.In.Motion (USA)

Monday | 09/05/2016 | 8:00 pm

Orangerie Herrenhausen

PAVEMENT

Kyle Abraham / Abraham.In.Motion (USA)

Tuesday | 09/06/2016 | 8:00 pm

Kulturzentrum Pavillon

Artists’ residency programme “Think Big” 2016

Premieres

Carla Jordão (DE/PT), Edan Gorlicki (DE/NL/IL), Ashley Wright (DE/AUS)

Wednesday | 09/07/2016 | 8:00 pm

Schauspielhaus

OCD LOVE

L-E-V / Sharon Eyal & Gai Behar (IL)

Thursday | 09/08/2016 | 8:00 pm

Cumberlandsche Bühne

Priyèr' Sї Priyèr'

Soul City (FR)

Friday | 09/09/2016 | 8:00 pm

Orangerie Herrenhausen

The Dog Days Are Over

Jan Martens (BE/NL)

Saturday | 09/10/2016 | 8:00 pm

Ballhof Eins

The Black Piece

German premiere

Ann van den Broek - WArd/waRD (BE/NL)