Founded by its director and choreographer, Antonio Ruz, following a successful bid during Centro de Danza Canal Madrid first call for residencies selection with the project No Drama. The company revolves around the research of movement; fleeing from labels while seeking interdisciplinary cooperation, such as arts at large and contemporary music, creating a fresh an innovative approach to the dance. By involving itself in every stage and aspect of the creative process a 360 approach to a production, from choreography to set to stage is obtained. Pieces often question the body, its perception, thereof, and the ambiguity or even irony it may generate. Integrated by highly trained professionals including choreographers/dancers with technical experience that produce a final product bursting with excellence and originality.
Presented in Europe, Africa and South-America, the company’s productions are: No Drama (premiered in Teatro Pradillo, Madrid 2010 and performed in Rio de Janeiro and Berlin), Recreo.01 (La Noche de los Teatros, Madrid 2011) and Ignoto, winner of the Best Performace award at the International Burgos-New York Choreographic Contest in 2011. Ojo is a co-production with Festival de Otoño en Primavera Madrid and Sasha Waltz & Guests, Best Choreography award PAD (Andalusian Professional Dance Asociation) performed in Madrid, Berlin, Athens, Córdoba, Gijón and San Sebastián and Libera Me! a project in collaboration with the german choir ensemble Vocalconsort Berlin presented in Niedersächsischen Musiktage (Germany), Semana de la Música Religiosa of Cuenca (Spain), Festival de Semana Santa de El Escorial and Festival de Música Antigua of Sevilla. In 2015 the company premiered À L’espagnole, a scenic fantasy in collaboration with the baroque music ensemble Accademia del Piacere and his director the viola da gamba player Fahmi Alqhai. Beautiful Beach was part of the Creation Laboratories LaZonaKubik Madrid, where was recently premiered after 5 months of research, open rehearsals and workshops. The same year the company ‘s commission Recreo.02 for the Opening of the New German School Madrid with more than 80 artists among dancers, musicians and students. Double Bach is the company’s latest production with great dancer Tamako Akiyama and musician and composer Pablo M. Caminero recently premiered at Festival International de Teatro Clásico de Almagro.