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in collaboration with Duncan Centre Conservatory
and in the framwork of Festival SE.S.TA – KoresponDance Europe presents

led by Mariko Tanabe (CAN)

13th – 15th October 2009

WHERE: DUNCAN CENTRE CONSERVATORY, Branická 41, Prague 4 – Braník

Performer and later assistent to the legendary Eric Hawkins, Japanese-Canadian choreographer Mariko Tanabe passes on her version of Hawkins technique, enriched by her knowledge of Body Mind Centering, to Czech dancers.

Dance workshop - Mariko Tanabe (CAN)

Mariko Tanabe (CAN)

For twelve years MARIKO TANABE was a principal dancer, teacher and associate rehearsal director of the American Modern Dance pioneer Erick Hawkins. In 1996 she was Assistant of Marie Chouinard. She is the artistic director of her company Mariko Tanabe Danse in Montreal. She is the recipient of several awards for her choreographical works that have been preented alll over the Word including Prague. As a guest artist MARIKO TANABE has taught at several Universities (DE, CA, USA, AUSTRIA, MEXIQUE, CZ) Her background includes work Japanese dance forms,Flamenco, Middle Eastern Dance, experimental theatre, Alexander technique, yoga and the healing arts. She is graduated from Body Mind Centering.

Photo from dance workshop (photo Dragan Dragin)  Close zoomed photo
Photo: Dragan Dragin




Send your application before 8th of October 2009 on:

CZ Min. of Culture, City of Prague, Eur Programme Culture 2007-2013, CulturesFrance, HAMU, Prague French Institute, Nadace Život umělce ( Lives of Artists Fund) and others. Thank you.