Feature Category: Deborah Colker 2010

Deborah Colker

Profile: It is not by chance that director/choreographer Deborah Colker trademarks her work with diversity and unrest. She has an eclectic background as a psychology student, pianist, professional volleyball player, dancer, teacher and movement director. Early Years: Beginning in 1980, … Read more

Opinions on Cruel

Ever wanted to know how other people talk about dance? Listen to a few different opinions on Deborah Colker’s work, Cruel, ranging from casual dance-goer to dance critic. Do you agree with what they say? Click the icons to hear … Read more

Focus on: Deborah Colker, by Donald Hutera

Wise Child If the dance world held elections for Most Vivid Personality, it seems a safe bet thaBrazilian choreographer Deborah Colker would probably garner a healthy percentage of votes. A small, blazingly confident blonde of Russian-Jewish extraction, Colker has a … Read more

Photography: A Physical Art

We talk to Flavio Colker, Deborah Colker’s brother and the official photographer for the Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker. How did you first become interested in photography? As a kid, I was into objects and machines. I went through a … Read more

Deborah Colker’s High Fives!

Deborah Colker spills the beans on her biggest inspirations: Favourite Songs Frank Sinatra All his songs! Lou Reed Walk on the Wild Side Chet Baker I love all his songs, but one CD especially, It would happen to you. Elvis … Read more


Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: Seventy Seven Days, by Aline

  By Aline Machado We arrived in London on June 27th at night. In the following day we would have rehearsal and although I really wanted to go for a walk, it would be better to rest a little more and sleep … Read more

After the big hug around Heather | His Majesty's Theatre | The beautiful garden

Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: My Travel Partner, by Aline

By Aline Machado On Thursday June 24th we went from Glasgow to Aberdeen by bus. I’ve never liked to travel by bus so much as I liked in our trips around Scotland. On the road, the beauty of nature and the animals … Read more

Love is in the air | Brazil in World Cup

Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: I’ll miss Glasgow, by Aline

By Aline Machado My week off in Glasgow was like a dream. It began when I reached at Glasgow airport, because that was someone waiting for me there: my boyfriend Fabricio, who had just come from Brazil. We would spend … Read more

Daniel's Birthday | Nottingham Castle | Nottingham Playhouse

Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: Nottingham, by Aline

By Aline Machado We went to Nottingham on May 27th in the morning. As soon as we arrived, like usually happens on Thursdays, lol, we went directly to work after leaving ours bags in the rooms. We had ballet class with teacher … Read more

Theatre Royal, Newcastle

Companhia de Dança Deborah Colker: The amazing Theatre Royal, By Aline

By Aline Machado We arrived in Newcastle on May 23rd at night. It had been an amazing day in Edinburgh and happened just what I’d predicted: after enjoying so much a city, in the one next I must rest. I arrived completely … Read more