MONDAY, JANUARY 28, 7-8:40PM, Pem Studio
for intermediate/advanced and advanced dancers
Anthony Rizzi trained on full scholarships from 1980 to 1985 at the Boston Ballet School, and from 1985 to 2005 he was Principal Dancer, Choreographic Assistant and Ballet Teacher at the Frankfurt Ballett under the direction of William Forsythe. He danced most of the main roles and helped to create many of them, including Kammer/Kammer, Herman Schmerman, Eidos/Telos, and Impressing the Czar among others. In 1993 through 2005 he worked as a dancer and actor with Jan Fabre in Belgium on several critically acclaimed productions. Rizzi founded MOVING PRODUCTIONS for which he has made many works that have toured internationally including Snowman Sinking, JUDY WAS ANGRY with Jan Fabres, actress Els Deckekelier and members of the Frankfurt Ballet, and “I am open and receptive to new avenues of income” which was an Exhibition/Performance in Rizzi`s own apartment in Frankfurt and exhibited/performed as well in Berlin. He has also set works on companies in the US, Europe, and Australia.
Foto: © Katrin Schneider