Author Archives: Kari Hoaas

Tbilisi International Festival of Theater 2016 Documentary film, Featuring “Be Like Water”

Tbilisi International Festival of Theater has just released this documentary film about the 2016 festival, held in Tbilisi, Georgia in October, featuring footage from our performance of “Be Like Water” at timecode 22.43.  All photos from our performance of “Be … Continue reading

Documentary Film featuring “On the desperate edge of now” at Open Look International Contemporary Dance Festival 2016, St. Petersburg, Russia

Open Look International Contemporary Dance Festival has just released this film documenting the 2016 Festival held in St. Petersburg, Russia in July 2016. “On the desperate edge of now” was part of the festival, documentation and performance footage from the … Continue reading

TV Interviews and photos “Be Like Water” tour Azerbaijan and Georgia. September 2016

TV interviews when we performed “Be Like Water” at Yarat Contemporary Art Center, Baku, Azerbaijan. Photos from performances of “Be Like Water” at Tbilisi International Festival of Theater in Tbilisi, Georgia. Photocredit: Beka Javakhishvili

“Be Like Water” tour to Georgia and Azerbaijan, September 2016

“Be Like Water” will tour to Caucasus this September. Upcoming Performances: September 19th, 2016 at 15.00 – open stage general rehearsal – Asker Kulturhus, Norway September 22nd, 2016, – performance – Yarat Contemporary Art Space, Baku, Azerbaijan September 23rd, 2016, … Continue reading

August 31 – September 3, 2016 – International Tanzmesse, Düsseldorf, Germany

Producer Annika Ostwald will be at International Tanzmesse in Düsseldorf, Germany, representing Kari Hoaas Productions as part of the Performing Arts Hub, Norway, Booth number 62. Upcoming tour dates fall 2016: September 26th, 2016 – performance – “Be Like Water” at … Continue reading

Review “On the desperate edge of now”, Russian Teatral Online, July 2016

One of the most interesting performances of the festival was “On the Desperate Edge of Now” by Kari Hoaas Productions (Norway). Just male dancers, big, brutal men, without mannerism or politesse. It all starts with the four men sleeping, roughly … Continue reading

“On the desperate edge of now” tour to St. Petersburg, Russia, July 2016

On the desperate edge of now will be performed at Open Look International Summer Dance Festival at New Stage Alexandrinsky Theater in St. Petersburg, Russia, July 3rd and 4th at 20.00, 2016. Best Performance of Program New Prize – Georgian Theater Critics … Continue reading

“Group Experience” commissioned by Norwegian College of Dance, June 16 – 18, 2016 at Riksscenen, Oslo

“Group Experience” – a new work commissioned for graduating class NDH, BA Contemporary Dance premiered at Riksscenen, Oslo, June 16, 2016. Daring to trust the group. Chosing to lead, or to follow. Absorbed by the rhythm, moving towards the ecstatic.   Choreography: … Continue reading

Georgian Theater Critics Association Prize to “On the desperate edge of now”

“On the desperate edge of now” was named “Best performance of the program 2015” by Georgian Theater Critics Association after performances at Tbilisi International Festival of Theater 2015. We are very honored and grateful for this recognition of our work.

Review “Be Like Water”, Swedish “Danstidningen”, December 2015