from various movement techniques, my aim is to explore the
potentiality of bodily transformation through performative
action. The goal of the project is not for the participants to
'become' something or someone, but rather to focus on and
analyze the process of 'becoming,' and to learn the difference
between the two.
I believe that states of being, both physical and mental, have
a respective opposition (or "das Gegenteil"). For me, dancing
is at once what you are at any given moment, and your
I have a background in a number of schools of movement, such
as taekwondo, drama, physical theatre, throat singing, and my
main practice, Butoh. I want to explore the intersections of
these diverse techniques
(among others) to derive the most inhuman and transformative
movement potential of each of us."
are not just a group of people, but a group of different
perceptions on various issues, since there is always more
than one perception to each person.
Our idea of reality has the property of constantly changing,
otherwise we would not be together.
We are all from different parts of the world, and each of us
has a past. We do not discuss our pasts. We also do not
discuss the future, because we are interested in the
We intentionally do not discuss many things, because talking
contradicts our base mission: dance.
dasgegenteil dance is the physico-biolistic ability of any
organism to oscillate between two opposites. The whole
organism of dasgegenteil is the oscillation between organic
Our formula - dasgegenteil dance - is available to anyone.
It is only necessary to draw a vertical line and begin to
oscillate between the right and left.
Our dasgegenteil group has the desire to expand and shift.
We wish to exist in the territory of your perceptions and