Eleanor Bauer

Nationality: US
Current Residency: BE
Generation: 6 | 2004-2006
Last Update: January 18, 2013

Eleanor Bauer (US/BE) is an American choreographer, dancer, and performer based in Brussels, Belgium. She studied at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts and P.A.R.T.S. (Performing Arts Research and Training Studios) in Brussels. As a performer, she has worked with David Zambrano, Mette Ingvartsen, Trisha Brown, Xavier Le Roy, Anne Teresa de Keersmaeker, Boris Charmatz, and Matthew Barney, among others. Bauer's writing on dance has been published in New York's Movement Research Performance Journal, The Swedish Dance History, Maska (Ljubjana), NDT by Contredanse (Brussels), and in various publications by Sarma, everybody's, Nadine, and P.A.R.T.S.. Her pieces ELEANOR!, At Large, The Heather Lang Show by Eleanor Bauer and Vice Versa, and (BIG GIRLS DO BIG THINGS) have toured internationally to critical acclaim. She is currently working on a trilogy of group pieces that started with A Dance for the Newest Age (the triangle piece) in 2011, was followed by Tentative Assembly (the tent piece) opening the Brussels Kunstenfestivaldesarts in 2012, and will finish with Midday & Eternity (the time piece), to premiere in 2013. Eleanor is an artist in residence at Kaaitheater in Brussels from 2013-2016.


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