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Still of the Production 'Fan Fic Festival'

Fan Fic Festival


Ballhaus Ost

We would like to invite you to our second curatorial project: the “Fan Fic Festival” at Ballhaus Ost. The festival deals with the phenomenon of fan fiction and attempts to translate its methods and formats into theatrical space. more

Still of the Production 'Boards that Mean the World / Embawo Ezitegeza Ens'

Boards that Mean the World / Embawo Ezitegeza Ens

A collaboration between Christoph Winkler & Robert Ssempijja

A collaborative negotiation of the relationships between contemporary African and European dance. more

Still of the Production 'Speak Boldly: The Julius Eastman Dance Project'

Speak Boldly: The Julius Eastman Dance Project

in collaboration with the Zafraan Ensemble

Taking the history of minimal music and contemporary dance into due account, Christoph Winkler translates three of Eastman’s pieces – "Gay Guerilla", "The Holy Presence of Joan d’Arc" und "Femenine" – together with international guests into a choreography that concentrates on the rhythmic qualities and political objectives of Eastman’s music. What inspirations could dance have drawn from Eastman’s work if it had become part of the musical canon? more


Christoph Winkler works with a wide array of different dancer-performers. See here for an overview of all dancers. Every dancer is also directly linked to all productions that they performed in.


See here for an overview of all Christoph Winkler productions. Every production page features detailed information on the production, as well as all dates and dancers. 

About Christoph Winkler

Christoph Winkler, born in Torgau/East Germany, was a multiple Spartakiad winner in the disciplines weight-lifting and judo and studied breakdance and martial arts, before being selected for classical ballet training as a teenager. more