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Wang Ramirez - Le Monde

Le Monde

Inseparable hip hop dancers

(...) side by side, their last names have become the access code to a hip-hop appealing to a much wider audience for which this inseparable couple
is the glamorous leader.


Read the article (in French)

Photo: Nanda Gonzague for Le Monde

Wang Ramirez - New Associated artists

New Associated artists

Théâtre de la Ville, Paris

"We are very happy and honored to be associated artists of
Théâtre de la Ville, Paris.

In 2012 we presented our first creation. Théâtre de la Ville placed us on the front of the stage, facing a large audience. 
This beautiful experience made us grow as artists and as company.

We are very grateful for this opportunity and for the trust Théâtre de la Ville has always bestowed on us. Thank you very much to the whole team.
"


Honji Wang & Sébastien Ramirez

Wang Ramirez - GöteborgsOperans Danskompani

GöteborgsOperans Danskompani

Sweden

Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez conducted workshops for GöteborgsOperans Danskompani,
made up of 38 dancers from all over the world and under the artistic direction
of Katrín Hall.

Watch GöteborgsOperans Danskompani's showreel


Photo: Toby Morey

Wang Ramirez - Monchichi

Monchichi

USA Tour | March 3, 2018

"Like the best comedy or the best tragedy,
great dance cannot lie."


Read the review

Wang Ramirez - Borderline

Borderline

USA Tour | March 8, 2018

"Wang and Ramirez created a piece that is unmistakably exceptional"


Read the review

Wang Ramirez - Gala Magazine

Gala Magazine

Valentine's Day fashion

Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez featured
in the Valentine's Day fashion shooting of Gala magazine.

Photo taken by Little Shao at Bon Marché Rive Gauche (Paris) in front of the work Noeud mécanique, from Leandro Erlich's exhibition
"Under the Sky".


Stylist: Lydia Lobe Elessa | Photos: Little Shao

Wang Ramirez - TV5MONDE

TV5MONDE

L'INVITÉ | January 27, 2018

Patrick Simonin invited Honji Wang et Sébastien Ramirez to speak about Dystopian Dream's performances at
the Théâtre de la Ville, Espace
Cardin, in Paris.


Watch the interview

Wang Ramirez - TV Interview Télématin Coulisses

TV Interview Télématin Coulisses

France 2 | January 31, 2018

"Dance Duo: between hip hop and splits", a feature realized by reporter Anna Reinhardt for national
French channel France 2 to present the
behind the scenes of Dystopian Dream,
a Sadler's Wells production made to
Nitin Sawhney’s album.


Watch the feature


Photo: Julien Cuvillier

Wang Ramirez - TV Interview Grand Soir 3

TV Interview Grand Soir 3

France 3 | January 21, 2018

Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez were invited as cultural guests to Soir 3, hosted by Sandrine Aramon and broacasted live on national
French channel France 3.


Watch the interview

Wang Ramirez - We are Monchichi

We are Monchichi

Creation Residencies

The Company began to create its new work We are Monchichi during a
residency at the Théâtre de la Ville
and at La Villette.

A new couple of young dancers, Marco Di Nardo and Shihya Peng, will share their own story inspired by Monchichi's
aesthetic and choreography, under the artistic direction of Wang Ramirez.

Dramaturge, writer and director Fabrice Melquiot will develop the dramaturgy
for this new production for
all audiences aged 7+.


Photo: Sébastien Ramirez

Wang Ramirez - 2017 Bessie Award

2017 Bessie Award

Nominee | Monchichi

Monchichi was one of the 2017 New York Bessie Award nominees for "Outstanding Production" following its performance at BAM Fisher in New York within the framework of Brooklyn-Paris Exchange, a BAM & Théâtre de la Ville collaboration.


Photo: Morah Geist, courtesy of Jacob's Pillow Dance

Wang Ramirez - Dystopian Dream

Dystopian Dream

July - August | Sadler's Wells

Honji Wang and Sébastien Ramirez were commissioned by Sadler's Wells to create Dystopian Dreama new dance work made to Nitin Sawhney’s
acclaimed 2015 album.

The world premiere of this work will take place on September 29th, 2017
at the Théâtre de la Ville de Luxembourg.


Photo: Johan Persson

Wang Ramirez - Wang Ramirez' Diary

Wang Ramirez' Diary

The making of | Jacob's Pillow Dance

The Company would like to share
with you the episodes of the series
Wang Ramirez Creation's Diary,
realized by Laurent Daufès on the
initiative of BNP Paribas Foundation.

This documentary series present the "making of" phase of Wang Ramirez' exclusive choreographic project with New York City Ballet principal dancer Sara Mearns at the
Jacob's Pillow Festival.


Photo: Laurent Daufès

Wang Ramirez - Kiasma Museum

Kiasma Museum

June 19th to 22nd | Helsinki, Finland

This research residency at Kiasma Museum allowed Sébastien Ramirez and Jani-Matti Salo -award winner of 2015 Best Lighting Design for his work on Ihanat ihmiset for Q-theater and lighting designer of the Company's productions Felahikum & True Blue Market- to develop an installation that transforms space, architecture
and perspective.

This project, directed by Sébastien Ramirez, was a great opportunity to work with composer and sound designer Mark Niskanen and with new elements,
means and inspirations such as
light, sound and video.