Maya M. Carroll returns as guest artist at Kinitiras
Photo: Julia Lipkins
Maya M. Carroll returns at Kinitiras as guest artist. She will work with Aria Boumpaki exchanging good practices. After six days of work, a public showing will be offered on September 30th. From October 22nd to October 26th she will give 4 classes of contemporary dance based on The Instrument teaching and on October 28th and 29th she will present the performance Night Glass Day Mirror with her collaborator, Roy Carroll.
Maya Matilda Carroll is an independent choreographer, performer, mentor and teacher, based in Berlin since 2004. In the past fourteen years Maya has created over 30 works from solo to extended group pieces. She has collaborated with artists and performers from diverse backgrounds; dancers, visual artists, poets, musicians, actors, opera singers, stage and light designers. Maya has been making dance independently as well as being commissioned to create pieces for state theaters, independent companies and dance academies. Her work is anchored in the meeting point between the tangible and imagined; reality and myth, drawn from and towards the limitless expression of the dancing body. http://theinstrument.org/
Between 1997-2000 Maya danced in Muza dance company, Tel-Aviv, Israel. She collaborated with choreographer Lara Barsacq over five years (Tel-Aviv – Paris). Between 2000-2003 Maya danced in Batsheva Ensemble company, directed by Ohad Naharin. She also danced works choreographed by Anat Danieli, Sharon Eyal and Arkadi Zaides to name a few. In 2005 Maya joined Research Project with Sasha Waltz & Guests in Berlin. Maya formed The Instrument with her partner, composer / musician Roy Carroll in 2011. Since 2013 she collaborates with choreographer and director Julyen Hamilton. She joined his company Allen’s Line in four pieces; Goat Ocean, Mud Like Gold, The Light from Beneath Reaches and BURST.