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EMO1994

Premiered October 25th 2014 as a part of EMOTIONALÆfing 20. okt. 2014

Choreographer: Ole Martin Meland
Costumes: Agnieszka Baranowska
Lights and technical director: Jóhann Bjarni Pálmason
Sound: Baldvin Magnússon

A raw, explosive and physical trip. It circles around fundamental matters connected to basal existence, young urgency, and re-organization of monumental clichés of life.
LOVE, HATE, DEATH, SOLITUDE.

Ole Martin Meland is a Norwegian Dancer and Choreographer, who has since 2006 worked as a dancer for Carte Blanche, The Norwegian National Company for Contemporary Dance. Ole had his international debut as a choreographer with the piece ”BROTHER”, which premiered at The Norwegian National Opera House in January 2013.

Reviews

★★★★
“A wow experience, really cool and trendy… EMO1994 shows how good the IDC dancers are . They showed accuracy and strength in all aspects and general professionalism… EMO1994 demonstrates the quality of Ole Martin’s work as a choreographer.”
Fréttablaðið

“Powerful in every aspect. Funny, cool and dramatic.”
Bergþóra Einarsdóttir

It knocked my socks off. Just wonderful – I did not want it to stop – extremely beautiful, powerful.
RÚV – Listaukinn

★★★1/2
“The piece was well constructed, different sections interwoven together in a unique way, where the sound image played a major role.”
Morgunblaðið

“I can’t remember a time I’ve been brought to the edge of my seat by dance alone, as though it were a thrilling film.”
Grapevine

IDC on tour

26. & 27. May  2017 // Utrecht – Spring Festival // SACRIFICE

20. June 2017 // Harstad, Artic Arts Festival // SACRIFICE

12.júlí 2017 // Amsterdam, Julidans // Black Marrow

18. & 19.August 2017 //  London, Southbank Centre // SACRIFICE

8., 9. & 10. September 2017// Tanzhaus, Dusseldorf // SACRIFICE

18. & 19. November 2017 // Kunstcentrum, BUDA, Kortrijk  // SACRIFICE

16. & 17. February 2018 // Teatro Arriaga, Bilbao // Black Marrow

5. & 6. May 2018 // Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens // SACRIFICE

27., 28. & 29. May 2018 // Festival TransAmeriques, Quebec // Union of the North

20.-30. May 2018 // Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moscow // Union of the North

 7. July 2018 // Low Light Festival, Queenscliff, Melbourne // Union of the North, Dies Irae & Örævi

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