Skip to main content
Add video to a playlist

Title

Choreographer

The video has been added successfully.

You must be a member to enjoy all functionalities Login Register
You must be a member to view this playlist Login Register
Delete my video history Are you sure you want to delete the history?
Delete my search history Are you sure you want to delete the history?
Create a playlist
The description is limited to to a length of 500 characters
You can now make your playlists public! To do that, please visit your personnal account

Attention !
This video contains violence or nudity
Edit the playlist
The description is limited to to a length of 500 characters
Delete the playlist Are you sure you want to delete the playlist ?
Share this playlist
Configure access Keep your playlist private
(Only you can see it)
Make your playlist public
(and share it with the rest of users)
Configure access
Share Address Share by e-mail Send
Help By default, the search engine returns results for all founded words. For an advanced search, please use ":"
(eg: ":hiphop && breakdance")

You can use thoses operators :
AND (&&), OR (||), NOT, (! or -)

To use the NOT operator correctly, the second word needs to be written just after the exclamation mark, without space (e.g. ":merzouki !hip hop").


Documents
  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favorites Add to your favorites

Whack!!

Whack !! is the representation of the following situation: two bodies colliding in space. The strategies are eclectic and funny but the commitment in the effort is always serious, brushing even irrational. Preventing the other, constrain him, forcing him to deploy ingenious and diplomatic maneuvers are all possible under the innocent gaze of a child, witnessing the endurance and the ability of man to face what an obstacle, as well as the absurdity of the need to surpass the other.


Source : Maison de la Danse

Chen, Ashley

Ashley Chen studied at the National Conservatory of Music and Dance in Paris from 1994 to 1999. After creating with Thomas Duchâtelet, he flew to New York in 2000 to join the Merce Cunningham Dance Company. He remained there four years, participated in five creations and danced in a dozen of pieces from the repertoire.
He then returned to France and joined the Ballet de l'Opéra de Lyon, where he performed pieces from choreographers like Christian Rizzo, Angelin Preljocaj, William Forsythe, Russel Maliphant, Mathilde Monnier and Trisha Brown.
In 2006, he left the Ballet to travel across Europe and various collaborations. He works with John Scott and Liz Roche in Dublin, Michael Clark in London, Jean-Luc Ducourt and Michele Ann de Mey in Brussels, Philippe Decouflé and Boris Charmatz in France.
In 2002, Ashley Chen choreographed We're all grown up now! At New York. A year later, he rides with Marisela Lagrave. I'm not a gurrel !!, video-dance filmed in the state of New York. In 2008, he created with the collective Loge 22 I meant to move à Lyon.
Ashley founded the company Kashyl ​​in 2012 and mounted three shows in the wake: Habits / habits, in collaboration with Pierre Le Bourgois, Whack !! in collaboration with Philip Connaughton and Chance, Space and Time.

Source : Micandanses

Connaughton, Philip

Philip is a choreographer/performer originally from Dublin. He began dancing locally and then went on to train at the Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance in London. As a choreographer, his first solo, Embody, was created during a residency at Movement Research (NYC), and since then he has been performing his work internationally. He was Associate Artist of Dance Ireland [2013/14] and Artist in Residence at Axis Ballymun [2012] where he created Mortuus Est Philippus for Dublin Dance Festival. In 2014, he formed Company Philip Connaughton and made a large-scale ensemble piece Tardigrade that won best design in the Tiger Dublin Fringe Awards. His lecture-performance Dance Uncovered (sensational) was featured in Dublin Dance Festival 2015. Following that, he created Whack!! in collaboration with Ashley Chen of Compagnie Kashyl in Paris in April. It just completed a very successful Irish and French tour, was performed at MOMA NYC in September 2016 and continues to tour throughout France in 2017/18 with upcoming performances at Maison de la Danse, Le Manège de Reims and La Briquetterie. 
In 2016, Philip was the proud recipient of the 16 x 16: Next Generation Bursary Award.



Source : philipconnaughton.com

Plasson, Fabien

Born in 1977, Fabien Plasson is a video director specialized in the field of performing arts (dance , music, etc).

During his studies at the Ecole Nationale des Beaux-Arts de Lyon (joined in 1995) Fabien discovered video art. He was trained by various video artists (Joel Bartoloméo Pascal Nottoli , Eric Duyckaerts , etc) .
He first experimented with the creation of installations and cinematic objects.

From 2001 to 2011, he was in charge of Ginger & Fred video Bar’s programming at La Maison de la Danse in Lyon. He discovered the choreographic field and the importance of this medium in the dissemination, mediation and pedagogical approach to dance alongside Charles Picq, who was a brilliant video director and the director of the video department at that time.

Today, Fabien Plasson is the video director at La Maison de la Danse and in charge of the video section of Numeridanse.tv, an online international  video library, and continues his creative activities, making videos of concerts, performances and also creating video sets for live performances.


Sources: Maison de la Danse ; Fabien Plasson website

More information: fabione.fr

Whack!!

Choreography : Ashley Chen et Philip Connaughton

Interpretation : Ashley Chen et Philip Connaughton

Additionnal music : Pierre Le Bourgeois

Production / Coproduction of the video work : Paris Réseau Danse Soutien Paris Réseau Danse (CDC Atelier de Paris, L’étoile du nord – scène conventionnée danse, micadanses et studio Le Regard du Cygne)

Duration : 60'

Our videos suggestions
01:39

Mirages — Boreal souls

Ben Aïm, Christian & François (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
03:01

Peekaboo

Goecke, Marco (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
02:55

Céu Cinzento

Oliveira, Clébio (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
03:42

Seeds (retour à la terre)

Carlson, Carolyn (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
03:00

Malher's Third Symphony

Neumeier, John (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
02:45

Suits for two pianos

Scholz, Uwe (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
07:34

Compagnie Danse Etik - Influences

Mérion, Lino (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
07:43

Compagnie Danse Etik - Absence

Mérion, Lino (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
11:41

Blue Lady Duo Carlson-Saarinen

Carlson, Carolyn (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
03:48

Synchronicity

Carlson, Carolyn (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
03:58

C. Carlson & E. Schwartz : Hommage à Isadora Duncan au Musée Bourdelle

Carlson, Carolyn (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
03:55

Out of focus

Carlson, Carolyn (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
05:08

Looking for an ideal

Gallois, Jann (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
02:59

Nombrer les étoiles

Richard, Alban (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites

Breakdance by Anne Nguyen

Nguyen, Anne (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites

Le Cantique des cantiques

Lagraa, Abou (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
03:16

Matrioska

Guedes, Tiago (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
04:51

A Taxi Driver, an Architect and the High Line

Huynh, Emmanuelle (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
04:28

Park de 1998 à aujourd'hui [extrait 1]

Triozzi, Claudia (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
04:59

À bras le corps

Charmatz, Boris (France)

  • Add to playlist
  • Remove from your favoritesAdd to your favorites
Our themas suggestions

A Rite of Passage

Webdoc

Julie Charrier

A Rite of Passage

Webdoc

Classical, telluric, shamanic, revolutionary? On May 29th, 1913, the first performance of Nijinski's "Rite of Spring" made such a scandal. This webdoc tells the story of this key work which inspired so many artists.
Discover
Know more

Strange works

Parcours

Centre national de la danse

Strange works

Parcours

 Unconventional contemporary dance shows which reinvent the rapport to the stage.  

Discover
Know more

Genesis of work

Parcours

Centre national de la danse

Genesis of work

Parcours

A dance show is created in multiples steps between the enunciation of an initial desire which launch the project and the first representation. This parcours presents diff

Discover
Know more

Artistic Collaborations

Parcours

Centre national de la Danse

Artistic Collaborations

Parcours

Panorama of different artistic collaborations, from « couples » of choreographers to creations involving musicians or plasticians

Discover
Know more

Meeting with literature

Parcours

Centre national de la danse

Meeting with literature

Parcours

Collaboration between a choreographer and a writer can lead to the emergence of a large number of combinations. If sometimes the choreographer creates his dance around the work of an author, the writer can also choose dance as the subject of his text.

Discover
Know more

When reality breaks in

Parcours

Centre National de la danse

When reality breaks in

Parcours

How does choreographic works are testimonies of the world? Does the contemporary artist is the product of an era, of its environment, of a culture?
Discover
Know more

Dance and performance

Parcours

Marie-Thérèse Champesme

Dance and performance

Parcours

 Here is a sample of extracts illustrating burlesque figures in Performances.

Discover
Know more

La Biennale de la danse

Exposition virtuelle

Biennale de la danse

La Biennale de la danse

Exposition virtuelle

La Biennale de la danse est un événement lyonnais que la ville traverse toutes les années paires. Voici l’histoire de cette aventure et un historique de toutes ses éditions.

Discover
Know more

La Maison de la Danse de Lyon

Exposition virtuelle

Maison de la Danse de Lyon

La Maison de la Danse de Lyon

Exposition virtuelle

Créée à Lyon en 1980, la Maison de la Danse fut le premier théâtre en Europe dédié exclusivement la danse. Avec plus de 150 000 spectateurs par saison et près de 200 levers de rideaux, la Maison de la Danse rassemble aujourd’hui un large public de spectacles très fédérateurs mais aussi d’œuvres innovantes et de recherche. Théâtre de diffusion mais aussi pôle européen de créa

Discover
Know more

Do you mean Folklores?

Parcours

Sarah Nouveau

Do you mean Folklores?

Parcours

Presentation of how choreographers are revisiting Folklore in contemporary creations.

Discover
Know more

States of the body

Parcours

Philippe Guisgand

States of the body

Parcours

Explanation of the term « State of the body » when it’s about dance.

Discover
Know more

Ballet pushed to the edge

Parcours

Olivier Lefebvre

Ballet pushed to the edge

Parcours

 Ballet’s evolution from its romantic form until néo-classicism.

Discover
Know more

Dance in Quebec: Untamed Bodies

Parcours

Geneviève Dussault

Dance in Quebec: Untamed Bodies

Parcours

First part of the Parcours about dance in Quebec, these extracts present how bodies are being used in a very physical way.

Discover
Know more

Dancing bodies

Parcours

Centre national de la danse

Dancing bodies

Parcours

Focus on the variety of bodies offered by contemporary dance and how to show these bodies: from complete nudity to the body completely hidden or covered.

Discover
Know more

Dance and music

Parcours

Anne Décoret-Ahiha

Dance and music

Parcours

The relationship between music and choreographic works varies throught dance history.

Discover
Know more

Dance and props

Parcours

Julie Charrier

Dance and props

Parcours

Choreographic creations sometimes include accessories to complement, nourish or constrain dance.

Discover
Know more

Dance and percussion

Parcours

Camille Rocailleux

Dance and percussion

Parcours

Découvrez de quelles manières ont collaboré chorégraphes et éléments percussifs.

Discover
Know more

Hand dances

Parcours

Julie Charrier

Hand dances

Parcours

This parcours presents different video extracts in which hands are the center of the mouvement.

Discover
Know more

Contemporary Italian Dance : the 2000s

Parcours

Ada d’Adamo

Contemporary Italian Dance : the 2000s

Parcours

Panorama of contemporary dance practices in Italy during the 2000s.

Discover
Know more

Dance at the crossroad of the arts

Parcours

Anne Décoret-Ahiha

Dance at the crossroad of the arts

Parcours

Some shows are the meeting place of different trades. Here is a preview of some shows where the arts intersect on the stage of a choreographic piece.

Discover
Know more
By accessing the website, you acknowledge and accept the use of cookies to assist you in your browsing.
You can block these cookies by modifying the security parameters of your browser or by clicking onthis link.
I accept Learn more