Bungalow Germania

Birds, Bonn 1964


Birds, Bonn 1964
William Forsythe, The Forsythe Company
Acoustic Performance
Live: 06.06 — 08.06.2014
Recorded: 06.06 — 23.11.2014
Venue: German Pavilion , Giardini della Biennale, Venedig

The choreographer William Forsythe developed the acoustic performance “Birds, Bonn 1964”, for the BUNGALOW GERMANIA, the German Pavilion in Venice, by Alex Lehnerer and Savvas Ciriacidis. The singing of the birds, which lived in the park of the Chancellor’s Residence in Bonn, will be sung live by Italian bird-song-singers at the opening of the 14th International Architecture Exhibition – la Biennale di Venezia.

Daniela Cattivelli
Camillo Prosdocimo
Giorgio Rizzo
Ettore Scabin
Claudio Pin
Niels Lanz
Julian Gabriel Richter
A Coproduction of The Forsythe Company (Frankfurt/Dresden)

The Forsythe Company is supported by the city of Dresden and the state of Saxony as well as the city of Frankfurt am Main and the state of Hessen. The Forsythe Company is Company-in-Residence of both HELLERAU – European Center for the Arts in Dresden and the Bockenheimer Depot in Frankfurt am Main.

With special thanks to the ALTANA Kulturstiftung for supporting The Forsythe Company.
Further Partners and Sponsors
Auswärtiges Amt
BHF-Bank Stiftung
Fritz Thyssen Stiftung
Kulturfonds FrankfurtRheinMain
Birds, Bonn 1964
Birds, Bonn 1964
Birds, Bonn 1964
Birds, Bonn 1964
Birds, Bonn 1964