Activities

May 2017

At this years Click festival Tina Tarpgaard has been the creative mentor for the visual music group Silicium, who presents their third production on May 20th. More info at http://www.clickfestival.dk/silicium

April 2017

TØRST from 2013 went on tour again. This time to various schools in the Faroe Islands.

March 2017

As I collapse, our latest performance premiered in Dansehallerne, Copenhagen, March 22nd, and toured afterwards to Ringkøbing, Aarhus and Odense.

"Her (Tina Tarpgaard red.)luminescent algae dance is marvelous" - Anne Middelboe Christensen, Information,March 31st 2017

November 2016

Lille Prinsen, a family dance performance re-premiered in Härnösand (SE) this sunday. Now on tour in Sweden before it lands in Cph for the ICE
HOT festival. http://en.norrdans.se/evenemang/lille-prinsen/

Oktober 2016

TØRST from 2013 continues to tour in Denmark. Last week our team of dancers went to Aabenraa to perform and teach the students at 5 different schools.

September 2016

The artistic team behind our new production "as I collapse" part of the residency program Ars Bioarctica 2016

August 2016

STEREO on tour to 2016 Digital Art Platform Taipei, Taiwan

June 2016

Wonderful new video from Dans For Børn on line. The film is from a visit at Hvidebæk Skolen with our performance TØRST: https://vimeo.com/168741420
We look forward to more visit with Dans For Børn next season.

May/June 2016

The intense duet STEREO meet a great audience at both Click Festival in Elsinore and at the CPH stage Festival in Copenhagen. We are grateful for full houses at the wonderful stage Takkelloftet at the Royal Opera in Copenhagen. A frist review: http://www.teater1.dk/stereo/

13th March

ON/VOLT on danish tour - first stop Kulturværftet in Helsingør: http://kuto.dk/kalender/2016/marts/on-volt

November 2015

Monday november 9th - LIVE research initiated at Laboratorie scenen, Dansehallerne. Two intensive weeks dealing with decentring the performer and microbes!!!!

Oktober 2015

PREMIERE night for LILLE PRINSEN a performance for the whole family by choreographer Tina Tarpgaard, composer Daniel Nelson, conductor David Björkman. The performance is created for Norrdans and Nordiska Kammarorkestern.

April 2015

In her new performance TUMULT (April 11th - 24th) choreographer Tina Tarpgaard focuses on what happens between the dancers - not the dancers in themselves. She is inspired by large demonstrations like the Arab Spring and Occupy Wall Street - absorbed by what happens when bodies gather in tumultuous crowds.

February 2015

Choreographer Tina Tarpgaard has created her first performance for teenagers. I MY MINI ME premiers on February 28th at Aaben Dans in Roskilde. http://www.abendans.dk/i-my-mini-me.php

August 2014

ON/VOLT video now on line here. On september 25th ON/VOLT is restaged on Dansehallerne before a tour to Sweden. In the mean time we are preparing for our tour to Jordan where we will perform TØRST in the beautiful desert Wadi Rum. Cannot wait to see this magnificent place again and so excited to combine it with our own desert performance.

June 2014

ON/VOLT is nominated in the category Best Dance Performance of the year at the REUMERTawards. Looking forward to celebrate our passion for the performing arts with our colleges from all over Denmark, Sunday 22nd june.

May 2014

STEREO showing at Click festival 2014. Come see the result of our resent research in performance and 3D graphics. STEREO is a work in progress that will be finalized and premiered in NY at 3LD studios in 2016. We will keep you posted here on our website and our facebook

March/April 2014

Our award winning performance LIVING ROOM is ready for our national tour. Check the dates and venues below. About the performance reveiwes wrote:
“An emotional knockout of rare magic.”
Monna Dithmer, Politiken, March 17th, 2012

“…beyond the edge of physical and dance technical skill.... Beyond all expectation. It is tremendous”
Majbrit Hjelmsbo, Weekendavisen, March 16th, 2012

Dates and venues.

D. 18/3: Randers Egnsteater
D. 20/3: Vejle Teaterforening
D. 22/3: Helsingør (Kulturværftet)
D. 24-28/3: Århus (Bora Bora)
D. 1-5/4: Ålborg (Nordkraft)
D. 7/4: Holstebro (Musikteateret)
D. 9-10/4: Odense (Momentum)
D. 14/4: Ballerup (Baltoppen)
D. 15/4: Næstved (Grønnegades Kaserne Kulturcenter)

February 2014

Last rehearsals for the upcoming premiere with ON/VOLT. March 1st Dansehallerne, Copenhagen.

January 2014

Residency at 3LD in NYC. We are developing our project called STEREO. Dance and Stereoscopic scenography.

November 2013

Rehearsals start in Dansehallerne for our new Production ON/VOLT.
SInce august choreographer TIna Tarpgaard has worked with light artist Sophie Guyot on creating light sculptures for ON/VOLT. See more about Sophie Guyots work here

May 2013

LIVING ROOM on the french internet TV channel Numeri Danse
Click here to visit numeridanse.tv

Preparing our LIVING ROOM Denmark-tour March/April 2014

FIRST REVIEW OF ...AND IT ENDS TWICE

Four stars out of six in danish newspaper Berlingske
http://www.b.dk/scene/desperation-og-droemmetilstand

PREMIERE MARCH 2nd

...and it ends TWICE in Dansehallerne, Copenhagen http://www.dansehallerne.dk/and-it-ends-twice-eng.html

February 2013

Final rehersals for ...and it ends TWICE - premiere March 2nd 2013 in Dansehallerne, Copenhagen

Getting ready for iceHOT with LIVING ROOM

The performance is at Stoa Theatre Hall in Helsinki on Thursday 13th at 7 pm.

November 18th 2012

LIVING ROOM at Tanzfestival Tempel in Karlsruhe at ZKM (Zentrum für kunst und Medientechnologie, Karlsruhe)

November 2nd and 3rd 2012

Our Award winning performance LIVING ROOM presented at Dansehallerne in Copenhagen

August 2012

FROST at Tanzmesse NRW in Düsseldorf on Grösser Bühne at Tanzhaus NRW.

June 2012

Our most resent creation DEW was presentet at the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen in May and June. We will be uploading videos from this soon here on our website.

May 2012

Our performance LIVING ROOM was decorated with the prize for BEST DANCE PERFORMANCE at the danish performing arts awards in 2012. Congratulations to the whole team!!!!

May 2012

Brazil Tour, Click festival and nomination for Danish Performing Arts Award to LIVING ROOM
On April 29th 2012, the Danish Performing Arts Awards (Reumert Award) is celebrating our wonderful art form by awarding prizes for the artist on stage. Recoil will be there with a nomination for Best Dance Performance of the Year to our new production LIVING ROOM

On April 23 our performance Body Navigation is travelling to Brazil. We will be performing 4 shows at the INTERARTE festival in Rio De Janeiro on april 26th till 29th. Returning home the performance will also visit Click Festival at The Culture Yard in Elsingor - an exciting festival also featuring Murkof - performance in Elsingor on May 3rd.

March 2012

LVING ROOM premier in Copenhagen

January 2012

recoil starts 2012 with a tour to Marokko. We will be performing a duet from our performance Malpais at the National Theatre in Rabat on January 28th. This in connection with the choreographic competition MAKE YOUR MOVE. See more about the competition here:

MAKE YOUR MOVE.

September 2011

Tina Tarpgaard has been chosen as a Module Dance Artist. A project launched by EDN (European Dancehouse Network) See more information about the EDN and Module Dance here:

Module Dance.

EDN.

September 2011

recoil has the pleasure of visiting Kino Siska, Center for Urban Culture in Ljubljana, Slovenia. We are invited for a week long research for our new production LIVING-ROOM. Showing at Kino Siska on friday september 9th, Trg Prekomorskih brigad 3, 1000 Ljubljana.

August 2011

As part of the Module Dance Network, recoil is invited for a two week residency at Tanzhaus NRW in Düsseldorf, Germany. We will be working intensively creating movement and scenographic ideas for our new creation LIVING-ROOM. Showing at Tanzhaus NRW on friday August 19th in studio 6, Tanzhaus NRW, Erkrather Str. 30.

June 2011

In connection with the FIM-Festival Internacional Multimédia, Tina Tarpgaard will present the lecture demonstration "Body and Code". The presentation will take place at The ISMAI - Instituto Superior da Maia, Portugal on june 3rd.

May 2011

Body Navigation on tour to the Mapping festival, Geneve, Switzerland. The perfomance is on maj 27th at 8.00 pm. The venue is Palladium (3 bis, Rue du Stand, Geneve).

May 2011

Tina Tarpgaard and Jonas Jongejan is starting the research for Malpais Jordan on May 9th. There will be two workshops in Amman (on may 7th and may 12th)
If you are in Amman don't miss the chance to see FROST, our award winning performance from 2009. It will open the annual Amman dance festival at the Al Hussein Theater at 8pm. If you would like to get a better knowledge of the work of recoil performance group you can attend the Lecture Demonstration by Tina Tarpgaard before the performance. It is at 6pm at the small stage in Al Hussein Theatre.

March 2011

Malpais premier at Dansehallerne in Copenhagen. The performance is on till April 8th, 2011.

December 2010

Fuck You Buddy performing at the ICE HOT - nordic dance platform, in Stockholm. The performance is on at 9 pm at Dansenshus, Barnhusgatan 14
111 24 Stockholm.

November 2010

FROST our award winning performance created for Danish Dance Theatre was re-staged at DanseHallerne in Copenhagen, November 6th till 13th 2010.

October, 2010

“Fuck You Buddy” and “Body Navigation” at the Intercity Festival in Florence, Italy

June 22nd, 2010

“Body Navigation” at the Hat Factory in Luton, England
After show talk “Code and Body”, Hat Factory

May 2010

Our performance FROST, that was created for Danish Dance Theatre wins the Danish performing Arts Award for "Best Dance Performance of the Year"

May 2010

Video artist Ole Kristensen and choreographer Tina Tarpgaard are commissioned by 
DanceDigital in Essex, England to do site specific work at the old Hat Factory in Luton, England.
The performance will take place on June 16-17 and 19th, 2010

May 17th. Beginning of project, “Hats, Planes and Trains” at the old Hat Factory in Luton, England in cooperation with DanceDigital from Essex in England.
We will be working with 3 dancers on this production. The material for this piece will be choreographed in and around this old building.
Performance: June 17, 18 & 19, 2010

Past Activities

On November 27 and December 16th 2009 recoil invite to open rehearsal

Note: the date of the last showing has been changed to the 16th of December, due to a christmas party in the building.

Well on our way in the process of creating software and choreography for our next project: Fuck You Buddy, in the locations of the laboratory stage in DanseHallerne that we have been so fortunate to have at our disposal over the past week.

We are therefore very happy to be able to invite interested people to follow the creative process at it's very beginning.

So come join us at our end of week showing and have a drink and a talk with us afterwards.

We are very interested in the dialogue with colleges from all parts of the performing arts scene... and any one else who might be interested.

The showing takes place
Friday 27th
in Dansescenens Laboratorie scene.
We meet at Dansescenens foyer at 5pm.
(Pasteursvej 18, 1778 Copenhagen V)

The showing will take app. 30 min. So there is plenty of time for us to talk and discuss and share afterwards.