12 – New Dance Project

Interdisciplinary dance project

This project by VA Wölfl features various texts from so-called "splatter novels", in particular, Twelve by the New York novelist Nick McDonell. The piece will critically examine the typical cult surrounding depictions of violence and the cynical justification of inhumane behaviour portrayed in such splatter novels.

Artistic director: VA Wölfl
Dancers: Izaskun Abrego Olano (E), Armin Biermann, Alfonso Bordi (MEX), Gerald Butolen (A), Nicholas Mansfield (AUS), Fernanda Ortiz Losada (ARM), Edgar Sandoval Diaz (CO), Sarah Schuhmacher

Venues and schedule:
Benrath, Marstall, October 2006
Additional performances:
Frankfurt am Main: Mousonturm
Zürich, Theater Gessnerallee
Rotterdam, Rotterdamse Schouwburg
Hannover, Tanztheater INTERNATIONAL


Neuer Tanz e.V.
VA Wölfl
Marstall Schloss Benrath

Urdenbacher Allee 10

40593 Düsseldorf