Curtains up: the finest dance and theatre await you
Pina Bausch is a cult figure on the international dance scene. She was a dancer, choreographer and dance teacher. And ballet director of the Wuppertal dance theatre named after her.
The great master of the art: Pina Bausch turned dance into theatre. And in doing so created a new art form. With dancers who spoke, sang, laughed and sometimes even cried on stage. A revolution thus began in Wuppertal, which was to emancipate dance worldwide.
Pina Bausch passed away suddenly in 2009. She left behind a comprehensive body of work for which she had received numerous awards. Today, her compositions have been taken up by dance ensembles all over the world. Experience them first hand at the Pina Bausch dance theatre, which began in Wuppertal and influenced the art of dance worldwide.