Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker from Brussels has brought out a world premiere in Berlin for the first time: "The Six Brandenburg Concertos".
Musicians and dancers form a protected space on stage. "The Six Brandenburg Concertos," rehearsal photo, 2018 Photo by Anne van Aerschot.
Smart. Casual. Powerful. Sexy? Yes, sexy, too. So they come towards us in their dark suits from the depths of the stage, synchronized steps, even where they hesitate briefly, stopping just short of the ramp, turning a little forward, as if the momentum once set in motion would still want to pull the bodies over the ramp, going back and coming again. One wants to be part of this movement, to be carried along by this group, up and down, up and down.