"We are trying to raise awareness with the artform of dance and really make a political statement."

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ANTJA KENNEDY

Antja Kennedy is a dancer, choreographer, dance educator and since 1984 Certified Laban Movement Analyst. Since 1985 choreography of dance pieces for groups as part of Tanzfabrik Berlin, EUROLAB and Impuls (Bremen). Since 1994 she is the director of the EUROLAB certificate programs in Laban / Bartenieff motion studies. In 2004 she began regular solos. In the book “Moving Knowledge” (2010) published by her she has u.a. published a contribution to the topic of movement choir.

“Water is not a common commodity, but inherited good, that must be protected, defended and treated accordingly.”

Global Water Dances is a global, inclusive and cross-generational performance project that is implemented every two years. Since its inception, global participation has grown steadily: in 2011 there were 60 locations, and in 2017 there are already more than 100 locations worldwide.

Links:
Global Water Dances
Laban Bartenieff Berlin


Interview, Camera & Edit: Stefan Marks
2nd camera: Luisa Eugeni