VON B BIS Z
VON B BIS Z
The freelance company "Von B bis Z" (Baumann & Zöller GbR) realizes international projects on the border of dance, physical theater and circus, using the tool of the body in action to show the absurdities of human life in a humorous way. Since 2022 the company is based in Berlin and is artistically lead by Felix Baumann.
It serves as an innovative platform for Baumann's ́ interdisciplinary dance and theatre performances: “The WARdrobe” (2019), “How things go” (2020),"Seismic" (2022), as well as the workshop “7 Weights” and the laboratories: “Laboratory of Fools” and "Moving Material".
Each project is based on a collaboration with a wider team of international artists, partners and productions houses, such as: LOFFT DAS THEATER Leipzig (DE), Schloss Bröllin (DE), Kulturzentrum Tempel Karlsruhe (DE), E-Werk Freiburg (DE), PONEC - Divadlo Pro Tanec Ponec Prag (CZ), Studio Alta Prague (CZ), tYhle (CZ), Cie Matiere Mobile (FR) and LES SUBS Lyon (FR).
The works of the company are shown at various internationally established production houses and festivals such as: LOFFT DAS THEATER Leipzig (DE), Theaterforum Kreuzberg Berlin (DE), DIS-TANZEN Festival Berlin (DE), PONEC - Divadlo Pro Tanec Prag (CZ), Mala Inventura Festival Prague (CZ), 29th Czech Dance Plattform Prague (CZ), Prague Quadriennale / PQ 2019 + 2023 (CZ), Cirkopolis Festival Prague (CZ), LES SUBS Lyon (FR), Biennale de la danse in Lyon (FR), Dance Festival of Cannes Cote d´Azur (FR).
For the developement of the company - its structure, projects and research Felix Baumann was funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media in the NEUSTART KULTUR programme, DIS-TANZEN aid programme of the Dachverband Tanz Deutschland"(DE), in the period 2020-2023.