Directed by Emio Greco en Pieter C. Scholten, ICK is an acclaimed dance platform that produces international dance performances, collaborates with guest artists and initiates various education projects. As the Amsterdam City Company for Contemporary Dance and as the resident company of Theater De Meervaart, ICK contributes to dance development in the city. The dance ensemble of ICK is distinguishable by the specific dance language developed by the choreographers. The intuitively moving body is always central to their work. The repertoire of ICK possesses a special quality of communicating deeper layers of meaning to the audience, whilst also attracting spectators who merely wish to enjoy the beauty of the dance to the performances. The company received various prestigious prizes and toured all over the world during the past twenty years.
presentation: Mediamatic Biotoop Dijkspark
Body in Revolt x ADE
- ICK & Amsterdam Dance Event at Mediamatic
“The body is a curious and revelatory body, and above all a social body that is sensitive to changes in society” (Greco & Scholten) Why do we dance? What do you dance for? What is your dance about?