“The basic movement of a society” Review

Plateau Effect from Jefta van Dinther by Staatsballett Berlin

The dynamic between dance and society is a theme that many contemporary choreographers keep exploring through their works. But how to create a dance piece that is both highly experimental and at the same time meets the (sensory) expectation of the audience? This often creates a dilemma for choreographers. This September 2019 the dance piece Plateau Effect in Berlin Komische Opera by choreographer Jefta van Dinther is a stunning combination of both. (Read the whole article)