Dances With Birds: About Legs and Wings
NLP is delighted to welcome aboard French writer Géraldine Garcia. Her first article looks at a remarkable dance experiment in Paris which combines human and avian choreography to fascinating effect:
I began to go to dance shows with the idea that I would not be disappointed, at least I would know what I didn’t like and this has lead me to discover, over the course of the past four years, various gifted artists who really should be far more famous.
The dance scene in Paris is very rich. There are so many theatres and festivals that you have to keep your eye on the ball in order not to miss the big shows of the season. I am personally more interested in contemporary dance and I usually begin to put red marks in my diary when Theâtre de Chaillot and Théâtre de la Ville, two big cultural institutions of the city, announce their new seasonal programmes….