tonight is opening night of choreographer Kristyna Lhotáková and director Ladislav Soukup’s Beethoven Live at PS122. these czech artists create a unique documentary dance-theatre working with non-dancers, “real people,” as inspiration. in this show they’re working with four american performers in their twenties.
culturebot saw their performance entitled featured when he was at the noorderzon festival a few years back. that show, which had three men in their fifties.
the work is really interesting, often funny and sometimes touching. check it out.