40 min.

Vilma Pitrinaite & Emily Gastineau



MATCH, between Vilma Pitrinaite and Emily Gastineau,is aperformance that takes relation as sport and emotion as score. Two players test the grounds of competition itself, but the rules are always changing. Adapt or perish. Produce or perish.

Vilma Pitrinaite started to dance in Aura company, Lithuania. She studies at CDC Toulouse and Ex.e.r.ce at CCN Montpellier. In the School of National Theatre of Strasbourg she meets Thomas Pondevie and they found WE company. The first project of the company is staged at festival JT14, Théâtre de la Cité Internationale, Paris and festival Premières, Maillon, Strasbourg. Her solo Miss Lithuania, with the support of CDC Toulouse, CND Pantin and Workspacebrussels, is presented in Aerowaves Spring Forward, France, Belgium and Lithuania. Recently she created Pandora for Aura company and two other pieces – Run and MATCH with Emily Gastineau (part of Fillimit and Atlas/Impulstanz young choreographers' networks) are in progress.

Concept, choreography& performance: VilmaPitrinaite & Emily Gastineau Supports: Fillimit Platform/KoresponDance Festival (Zdar nad Sazavou, Czech Republic), ATLAS Program/Impulstanz (Vienna), Lithuanian Council for Culture, Fresh Oysters PerformanceResearch (Minneapolis, MN, US),SE.S.TA Coaching Residency (Prague), WorkspaceBrussels, Garage29(Brussels).