tanzfuchs Produktion works with various dancers and artists .
Jörg Ritzenhoff, music
is one of the most experienced composers for contemporary dance in
Nordrhein-Westfalen. He has worked with the former Forsythe-dancer Raffaele Giovanola
(CocoonDance, Bonn), Barbara Fuchs, Morgan Nardi and Naoko Tanaka (Ludica, tanzhaus nrw,
Düsseldorf/Grand Théatre de la Ville, Luxembourg), Gabrielle Staiger (Arazzo Tanztheater,
Cologne/Amsterdam), Krisztina Plachetka (Ernst Busch Hochschule, Berlin) and Helge Letonja
(steptext dance project, Bremen).
The Cologne Theatre engaged commissioned him with the music for the Karin Beier’s version of
Shakespeare’s “The Tempest”.
Other projects include the development of electro-acoustical performance projects in collaboration
with among others the Bundeskunsthalle (National Art Gallery) and Theatre in Bonn, the
Kulturhauptstadt Weimar, the Westdeutschen Rundfunk (West German Radio) and the
Internationale cooperations include the well-known festival "Fabbrica Europa" in Florence and the
"Züricher Theaterspektakel" in Switzerland. He has also worked together with artists like the poet
Thomas Kling (CD-release) and the musician Frank Köllges (Documenta Kassel).
Born in Düsseldorf in 1961, he studied classical composition with Prof. Ingo Schmidt at the music
academy in Wuppertal and presently resides in Cologne.
Odile Foehl, dance
received her training at the School of Art Arnhem (EDDC) and by a fellowship at the Limon Institute NY. She worked for example with Liz Brenner, Mark Sieczkarek, Nicole Seiler, Beatrice Magalotti, Barbara Fox and until 2007 she was a permanent member of the Compagnie Buissonniere / Cisco Aznar and worked at various theaters in Lausanne (CH). For several years she is also involved in dance projects for schools.
Emily Welther, dance
was born in 1979 in the United States. She got on "Experimental Theatre Wing" at New York University and a degree in theater at the University of Arnhem, The Netherlands (formerly European Dance Development Center) a diploma in dance / choreography. As a dancer she has worked with various choreographers such as Katja FM Wolf, Ilona Pászthy, Angie Hiesl, Rolf Denne man and Silke Z. It also has been dancing since 2005 as a member of the ensemble with "Echo Echo Dance Theatre" in Northern Ireland. She is co-founder of dance / Media group "MiRa", and the dance theater group "Crap girls", their first production "Serious Stuff" at the festival "La Noche en Blanco" in Madrid and with "638Kg Dance" festival has been shown.