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Still of the Production Can Asians Dance?

Or 7 Differences Between Classical Chinese Dance and Ballett

2016, Solo

Based on an essay by Kishore Mahbubani about the relationship between Asian culture and Western civilization, the solo questions and applies his theories to the relationship between ballet and classical, Chinese dance.


Still of the Production 'Can Asians Dance?'
Still of the Production 'Can Asians Dance?'


Christoph Winkler - Five Studies on Post-Colonialism / Study 1: Can Asians Dance? mit Naishi Wang (Trailer) from Christoph Winkler on Vimeo.


Concept, Choreography: Christoph Winkler | Dance, Choreography: Naishi Wang | Set and Costumes: Lena Mody, Valentina Primavera | Head of Tech:  Martin Pilz | Production: ehrliche arbeit – freelance office for culture. 

A Christoph Winkler and ehrliche arbeit production, co-produced by SOPHIENSÆLE and Hamburg. Made possible by the Governing Mayor of Berlin - Senate Chancellery - Cultural Affairs and the National Performance Netz (NPN) Coproduction Fund for Dance, which is funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media on the basis of a decision by the German Bundestag. Media partner: taz.die tageszeitung.