Fabrice is a wonderful dancer and Choreographer who made his name dancing with ballet Frankfurt and the Forsythe Company. He now makes his own work and teaches,
We first collaborated on “The Magic of Understanding” in Frankfurt in 1999 and then in 2002 ‘Du Dire au Faire, au Milieu la Mer‘ a Performance for, Dance, Live Painting & Music) in Geneva. For full details please click here Conception : Gilbert et Fabrice Mazliah Choregraphie and Dance/Movement: Fabrice Mazliah Live Painting : Gilbert Mazliah Musician and composer : Michael Ormiston, Live Vidéo : Pierre Bugnon et Nicolas Senn
‘The Magic of Understanding’ Frankfurt 1999 Steve Teers put this edit together which I salvaged from a VHS I had
The Magic of Understanding
Fabrice Mazliah invited me to collaborate with ‘The Magic of Understanding’ which he had been devising in Frankfurt when he was with Ballet Frankfurt under William Forsythe. We had a few very swift yet productive sessions and then performed a short run at Mousonturm, a small performance space in Frankfurt.
Fabrice Mazliah Creator and Choreography Michael Ormiston – Overtone Singing, Tibetan Singing Bowls, Tingshag, Jew’s Harp, Prepared Chord Zither, Whirley Wand, Shawn, Pi-Saw and live electronics. Regina Van Berkel – dance/performance Andrea Tallis – dance/performance Anders Hellstrom – dance/performance Tamas Moritz – dance/performance