Transfórmate: una historia de la danza contemporánea para todos is a dance and music show for children aged four or over, following the history of dance in the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
The show, produced by SomosDanza, features a series of live music performances by five dancers, evoking the greatest figures in contemporary dance: Isadora Duncan, Mary Wigman, Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham (with John Cage), Pina Bausch, Steve Paxton and La Ribot.
Established by choreographers and dancing teachers Lucía Bernardo and Cristina Henríquez, SomosDanza is concerned with contemporary dancing techniques. The staging of the show relied on advice from dance expert Guadalupe Mera (Madrid High School of Performing Art and Dance).
Cast and creative team:
Venue: Teatro Real, Sala Gayarre
Art direction and choreography: Lucía Bernardo, Cristina Henríquez
Costume design: Boutique MSV
Lighting design: Félix Gontán
Expert advice on dance history: Guadalupe Mera
Ensemble: Compañía SomosDanza