Studio Tança Dance Theatre
About the Company
Štúdio tanca dance theater is a professional dance theater functioning since 1998 in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia, under the guidance of Mgr. Zuzana Ďuricová Hájková. With its uniqueness of artistic focus, the theater pioneers author production; that is respecting artist’s creative expression and opinion. It continually supports the creation and regular performing of original dance productions and with that brings the current trends into the Slovak theatre art.
About the Piece
The work 4-heads is inspired by a renowned artist Hieronym Boshom, who is not a classic representative of the Renaissance. This artist deviates from traditional iconography and inspires later artistic innovations. His paintings describe the joy of the senses and human sins. The souls on the earth have been poisoned by sin, but what if just through the sin they can get to heaven? The symbols and cues of Hieronym Bosh´s work do not limit the choreoghrapher´s means of expression, on the contrary – they serve as a source of inexhaustibility of the fantasy images. 4 heads conscientiously documents abstraction and sophisticatedly amplify ideas pointing to the absurd world, in which there is a garden of pleasure, heaven and hell…