With Ash Koosha “Movie sereis of Destructive Character”

2021/Mar | London-Berlin, Online

A Virtual Partner Residency supported by Goethe-Institut may be used to work on joint research, compositions, concept or project development, pre-production or innovative online projects, for example. Other, including interdisciplinary, music-centred formats may also be eligible for this funding.

Concept and Direction Ash Koosha&Michiyasu Furutani
Sound Composition Ash Koosha Filming, Editing Michiyasu Furutani

©Michal Hančovský
©Anna Benháková

With Alica Minar “What Water Was”

2019/June,Nov | HZT Berlin, Divadlo DISK

A participatory dance performance exploring the relationship between water and mathematics.
An attempt to transfer a rigid mathematical representation to an organically moving mass of bodies. Where do they merge and where do they collide with each other? Read more…

CONCEPT AND CHOREOGRAPHY Alica Minar COMPOSITION Etienne Haan PERFORMERS Daniel Adams, Britt Davis, Michiyasu Furutani, Dorota Michalak, Cary Shiu, Lenka Vořechovská DRAMATURGICAL ASSISTANCE Pauline Pay CONCEPT ASSISTANCE, OUTSIDE EYE Ana Edroso Stroebe COSTUME DESIGN Sabryna Nitihardjo LICHTDESIGN Kristina Schmidt

©Evgenia Chetvertkova

With Evgenia ChetvertkovaOnce in Siroko

2019/Jun/15 -20 | Cafe Siroko, České Budějovice

People are invited to come to the cafe and take a place. At some moment they hear a sound of popping balloon and screams. A drunk couple is lying breathless at the entrance.  A broken bottle of wine and a cracked water melon are on the floor. Some people are really not sure if it is a performance.  With sounds of music couple gets back to reality. They dance and invite the audience back in the cafe. Performance was developed during art in residence. Read more…

Creation and performance Evgenia Chetvertkova, Michyasu Furutani, Katerina Kadievic, Katarina Mala, Martin Pavlik, Tomas Brabec Support Kredance and cafe Siroko

©Evgenia Chetvertkova
©Evgenia Chetvertkova

With Evgenia Chetvertkova “Birthday Party”

2019/Mar, Zizkovska Noc2019  | Cross Attic, Prague

People are invited to spend the time as if it was their own birthday. 
The audience (10 people) gather at the starecase waiting untill a special person comes to guide them up to the attic.
The performance is delayed. Artists are finishing last preparations.  To kill the time one of the artists entertains the visitors with polaroid camera, meanwhile asking them, what they want to have for a birhday present. Read more…

Direction Evgenia Chetvertkova 
Performance Michiyasu Furutani, Pauline Payen, Daniel Adams, Evgenia Chetvertkova
Sound design Wizard Ashdod

© F. Afrouz


2019/Jan/16 , Tanztage Berlin 2019 | Sophiensæl, Berlin

Forough Fami examines the construction of anomalies based on avatars in digital realities and their distorted movements. In contrast, analogue flashbacks bring time to a standstill. Read more and for Video…

IDEA, CHOREOGRAPHY Forough Fami PERFORMANCE Michiyasu Furutani & Forough Fami DRAMATURGY Shahab Anousha TEXT Maham Meiqany SOUND Farah Hazim & Wissam Sader LIGHT Hanna Kritten Tangsoo SET AND OBJECTS Pharaz Azimi, Shahab Anousha DRAMATURGICAL ADVICE Isabel Gatzke

©Evgenia Chetvertkova

With Evgenia Chetvertkova “Something Happens”

2018/May/19 | Budějovický Majáles, České Budějovice

The audience is invited to the traditional theatre space. They take their seats in the house. The lights go down. After couple of minutes of silence they can notice an envelope coming dowun from the ceiling to the stage.  Is it a silent invitation? Who will dare to come to the stage to pick it up? Read more…

Creation and performance Evgenia Chetvertkova, Michiyasu Furutani, Hanna Kritten Tangsoo, Farah Hazim, Wissam Sader Support DE-CZ PERFORMANCZE EXCHANGED  programme and Kredance collective

©Camille Bokhobza
©Strange Lo
©Zoé Nutchey & Patrick Faurot


2014/May/18-25, 2015/Sep | Zamek Poznań and Greenhouse, Berlin

OSMOSIS -Poznań/Berlin- laboratory focused on relation of the sound and physical movement, exchange between Berlin and Poznań based artists, culminating with two public performances.
The lab is intended for both musicians and dancers to experiment and question the physicality of sound, the sonic dimension of movement, the role of energetic waves in both mediums, and how these aspects influence each other within the compositional process. Read more…

Creation and performance
Irene Cortina Gonzales (Spain) – dancer, choreographer 
Patrick Faurot (USA) – choreographer, saxophonist, dancer 
Michiyasu Furutani (Japan) – actor, dancer 
Adam Goodwin (USA)- composer, visual artist, double bass player 
Amélie Legrand (France) – cellist, composer 
Manon Parent (France) – dancer, violinist 

Michał Biel – saxophone player 
Weronika Cegielska – dancer, choreographer, performer
Justyna Chaberek – dancer, actress, singer 
Piotr Korsak – drums player 
Tomasz Szczepaniak – drums player
Marta Romaszkan – dancer 
Karolina Wasilewska – musician, singer, performer
Maja Ziarkowska – actress, performer