Gossip, blather, slander, misinformation or rumours are a cross-cultural phenomenon ofhumanity. The power and punch sound of the word uttered in the form of slanderis often more powerful than the gun. It spreads at great speed, it cannot beresisted, it can easily injure, discredit, turn a life around without anyphysical contact. Slander is faster than light and often upon us before itarises. We feed it and we deform, we need it and condemn.
About the company
Lenka Vagnerová works as an independent choreographer, dancer and dance teacher in the contemporary Czech and international dance scene. In 2012 she established in Prague dance theatre Lenka Vagnerová & Company. Existential questions, urgency of topics of man's relationship to animals and the environment, play with reality and fantasy are characteristic for the creations of LV&C. Lenka puts emphasis on the qualities and details of the precision of movement; she uses the power of group dynamics; she is looking for physical capabilities and physical boundaries of man's own body. The company regularly collaborates with dancers, actors and musicians.
Lenka Vagnerova & Company
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Awards and special mentions
THALIA AWARD 2015 – nomination for Andrea Opavská; THALIA AWARD 2015 – nomination for Ivo Sedláček; Svět a Divadlo - Talent of the Year 2015 - nomination for Ivo Sedláček; Opera Plus Audience Award 2016: * the best Dancer: nominations for Fanny Barrouquére, Andrea Lamešová-Opavská, Ivo Sedláček * best Choreography: nominations for Lenka Vagnerová
Czech , English
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Andrea Vagnerová, Svatopluk Vagner