Welcome to Friends-of-the-Arts foundation website.
We are a registered public foundation in Bangkok, Thailand supporting performing arts and Thai talent from young to professional.
We have also produced Thailand’s most prestige Contemporary dance festival for the past 14 years. This International Dance Festival runs for 3 weeks each year inviting various dance companies from abroad, and includes master classes and workshops, and features our very own Thai dance companies.
rina schenfeld dance theatre
“notes to pina bausch”
Dancer and choreographer: Rina Schenfeld
With ‘Connecting ASEAN’ Participants
sections from the films: “the plaint of the empress” , “ahnen ahnen” by Pina Bausch
poems : Hadassa Tal music: Henrique Eisenmann
video : Denise Atrackhi , Rina Schenfeld, Yuval Cohen
“Notes to pina bausch” is a hymn to the human body to dance and to pinas’ work.
Pina and Rina met at Juilliard the connection between them was immediate, profound and almost mystical.
Pina Bausch ended one of her letters to Rina with a wish ”and Let us both go on dancing together”
“Notes to Pina bausch” allows both Pina & Rina to dance together. a new dance evening combining dance,
poetry ,music & video.
“dance dance, otherwise we are lost”.
26 October 2014, 17.00 hr. at Bangkok Art and Culture Center
Ticket price 600 and 1,200 Baht
Ticket reservation and further info. T. 085 100-3050 e-mail: email@example.com
*photos by ofra friedman, Inbal marmari, gadi dagon