Michael Loehr is a contemporary dancer, choreographer and teacher based in Berlin, Germany. Browse through updates on his latest projects, check out new videos and photos, and discover the things that inspire his work...
Tenworks by Emanuel Gat

It’s done!

It’s done! We premiered Emanuel Gat’s new full length creation TENWORKS (for Jean-Paul) at Montpellier Danse 2017 together with the dancers of the Ballet de Lyon. If you speak french (or know how to use Google Translate) check out a few of our reviews:
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Twin Peaks: The Return, Part 8

David Lynch is always an inspiration and Twin Peaks is easily my all time favourite TV show, but what aired yesterday night on Showtime just blew my mind. I was literally sitting in front of my laptop with my mouth hanging open. It’s somewhat satisfying and soothing that a show like this can still exist in mainstream television: A true...
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Something Machine goes Korea

I’m super happy to announce that SOMETHING MACHINE got invited for a first residency at Seoul Dance Center! We’ll be working on our production THE 2ND EXCESSIVE RUDENESS from 18 – 29th September 2017. Thanks so much for this opportunity, no machine can be happier about this machine!
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Secretly gaining momentum

The 6th BERLIN ALTERNATIVE FASHION WEEK is over, with 10.000 visitors attending the runway shows, the design market and CHRISTEENE’s stunning closing performance at Halle am Berghain. Maison Mason’s BODYDISMORPHIA was one of the undisputed highlights among the audience and critics alike, and I had a great time opening for Patrick’s show. You can watch the official video of the full...
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UPCOMING DATES

DUOS / STORY WATER @ deSingel
14.12. – 15.12. in Antwerp, Belgium

STORY WATER @ Théâtre National de Chaillot
10.01. – 13.01. in Paris, France

NEW WORK @ Scottish Dance Theatre
14.01. – 18.01. in Dundee, Scotland

ABOUT

    PERFORMING

    Michael Loehr is a contemporary dancer who is collaborating with a number of international choreographers and companies. Enjoying the challenge to adapt to different surroundings and to switch between styles, his way of moving is characterised by both an emphasis on clarity and the joy of embracing the awkward. 

      CREATING

      Michael Loehr is a choreographer with a big interest in autonomous choreographic structures and a focus on discovering rather than executing. His creative skills are channelled in his own choreographies, a variety of projects that he accompanies as choreographic assistant as well as in numerous collaborations as a performer in works that require a choreographic vision.

        TEACHING

        Michael Loehr is teaching contemporary dance classes and workshops for professional dancers and beginners alike. Passionately believing in the potential of sharing knowledge and ideas, he considers teaching an essential part of his artistic practice.