Waiting for a dance


This experimental dance performance proposes to the audience to indulge in the intimacy of waiting.
What does one experience in the state of waiting?
If we wait together, can we collectively experience desire for change? Unfolding time through repetition and nothingness increases the anticipation for something to happen. Perhaps something we don't yet know how to (...)


Titas Falkaukas, Pūga festival


Credits
Yelena Arakelow    Concept and Dance
Baiba Vanaga         Piano
Sólbjört Vera Ómarsdóttir       Costume
Yelena Arakelow       Musik
Patrik Ontkovic   Documentation and Pictures

Premiere
18.08.2022, UNM Iceland

Shows
Reykjavik Dance Festival, Iceland_2022
Ásmundursalur (exhibition), 2023
Culture Night Grenchen, Switzerland_2023
Pūga Dance Festival, Vilnius, Lithuania_2023

Residencies_2021/22
Let’s Hang Out Together V, Reykjavik Dance Festival
 tóma rýmið and UNM, Iceland and Vangaži, Latvia

Produced and co-financed by UNM Iceland
with financial support by Tónskáldasjóður Rúv, Reykjavik Dance Festival
and with the friendly support of Ernst von Siemens.

Special thanks to
tóma rýmið, Danvserkstæðið, Reykjavik Dance Festival
Vikram Pradhan, Jóhannes Stefánsson, Sóley Sigurjónsdóttir
and Eydís Rose Vilmundardóttir


Owen Fiene, Reykjavik Dance Festival
Owen Fiene, Reykjavik Dance Festival



Dansverkstæðið, Eydis Rose Vilmundardóttir