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Dénouement/Auflösung

The inspiration for Dénouement/Auflösung was Montreal. In this new piece created for the dancers of the German company tanzmainz, José Navas gives us his abstract vision of a city that’s always in movement. Constructed in three parts, the piece opens with a section that illustrates the tumult and effervescence of morning rushhour in Quebec’s metropolis. […]

Dance for peace

Choreography for a soloist and 16 singers Peace, hope, openness… These are some of the keywords that guided José Navas for the creation of a solo in which he dances in dialogue with the young women of Concerto Della Donna. The women perform an excerpt from the New World Symphony that Anton Dvořák composed after […]

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Diptych on tour in March and April 2014

José Navas presented his latest group piece, Diptych, created in 2011 for the 8 dancers of the company. From March 19 to April 17 the show visited the Netherlands, Canada and Costa Rica, a first for the Company and its South American-born choreographer. Discover some exclusive rehearsal footage taken in Costa Rica by Dimitri Vanham. […]

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Personæ in Europe in March 2014

José Navas heads back to Europe for his new tour of the solo show Personæ, from March 12 to 17, 2014. This will be the fifth European tour for this show since its world premiere at the Concertgebouw Brugge (Belgium) in 2011, not counting its 3 sold-out weeks in Montreal, performances at Canada’s National Arts […]

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Personæ in Europe in February and March 2015

José Navas heads back to Europe for a new tour of the solo show Personæ, from February 11 to March 14, 2015. This will be the sixth European tour for this show since its world premiere at the Concertgebouw Brugge (Belgium) in 2011, not counting its 3 sold-out weeks in Montreal, performances at Canada’s National […]

Miniatures, a solo work by José Navas (preview)

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AoGEx4zFlkQ Created in 2008, Miniatures retraces some of the highlights of choreographer José Navas’ life, through a series of seven solos, set to some very moving music. One of the most romantic works in Compagnie Flak’s repertoire.

José Navas in a creation residency for Personæ

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-6nPUnMDxk December 2010. Following an invitation from the Danse Danse presenters and the Segal Centre for the Performing Arts, José Navas tests his work in progress, Personae, his new solo work. Report.

2009 Fundraising gala of José Navas/Compagnie Flak, photo memories

There was a fantastic turnout for Compagnie Flak’s 2009 Fundraising gala! After the show, the artistic and administrative team joined its supporters and donors at a cocktail, chronicled by photographer Valerie Simmons. Curious to put a name to a face? Browse the album of Flickr. Video – Two donors share their gala experience. Video – […]