Nelken, Pina Bausch, 1982 "Nelken" are carnations, and in Pina Bausch's dance-theatre piece, the floor is carpeted with them. The dancers, wearing evening dress and carrying chairs, step carefully over the flowers.
I llllllove Pina Bausch's dance performance "Nelken" (modern ballet)!!! PETER PABST STAGE SET FOR PINA BAUSCHS NELKEN (CARNATIONS), 1982
There is a moment when a clinging bead of water, in quiet orb-like suspension, becomes a droplet. The droplet reflects its surroundings while gathering light within. There is a moment when molten glass transforms from liquid to solid. This instant of transition is accompanied by an emission of beautiful light. Momento freezes that moment of ephemeral beauty and turns it into a source of light. The elliptical shadow, folding over itself, captures the glassmaker’s spinning…
Théâtre du Châtelet — Nelken
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