Eszter Salamon's work Dance for Nothing appeared as part of the Mayfield Depot programme for MIF13. For more information please visit the event page by following the link on the left hand panel.
Eszter Salamon is a choreographer, dancer and performer.
Her work has been widely presented in Europe and Asia. As a dancer, she collaborated with Sidonie Rochon, Mathilde Monnier and François Verret. Her work in music theatre includes assistance to the opera Theater der Wiederholungen (2003) by Bernhard Lang, staged by Xavier Le Roy at Steirischer Herbst Festival, Graz, and staging the music of Karim Haddad for the project Seven attempted escapes from Silence (2005) at Staatsoper Unter den Linden, Berlin. In 2008, she participated in 6Month1Location, an artistic research project based on self-organisation and self-education at the CCN, Montpellier. In 2009, together with the same group of artists, she co-curated and took part in the festival In-Presentable09, Madrid.
In 2009, Eszter Salamon developed Transformers with Christine De Smedt, a research project for a group choreography through workshops and artist residencies in Brussels, Madrid, PAF-St. Erme, Mexico City, Vienna, Tokyo and Stockholm. Following on from Transformers, Salamon and De Smedt presented during ImpulsTanz 2011 in Vienna their duet piece Dance#2. Melodrama, is a solo ‘documentary performance’, which premiered in June 2012 as part of Berlin Documentary Forum 2 at Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin.