Nuremberg’s Junior Choreographers (I)
“Exquisite Corpse Extra” (episode 1)
Ballet of the State Theater Nuremberg
April 10, 2021 (online)
by Ilona Landgraf
Copyright © 2021 by Ilona Landgraf
Thirteen of the State Theater Nuremberg’s twenty-one dancers tried their hand at choreography this season, resulting in eleven new contemporary pieces split over three programs. The first of these programs premiered last Saturday; the remaining two will be broadcast online on upcoming weekends.
The first program (approximately 30 minutes) was assembled from three short pieces: a solo (choreographed and danced by Carlos Blanco) and two ensemble works (one by Edward Nunes and one by Andy Fernández). Each choreographer commented on their work in an accompanying video. (more…)