In 2008 Vienna based Philipp Gehmacher developed a new form of lecture-performance, the ‘walk+talk’, in which choreographers talk about movement while moving.
Recently presented as part of Dance Umbrella 2012, each edition of ‘walk and talk’ is artist and site specific including contributions from luminaries such as Antonia Baehr, Oleg Soulimenko and Boris Charmatz. Presented on this occasion by Gehmacher as part of 4 Days, the artist invites the audience to consider movement and language as a joined-up method of communication placing equal emphasis on both. ‘walk and talk13’ promises to be a mesmeric, thought provoking encounter with a performance maker working at the height of his powers.
Download the full programme here.