Samuel Guist

Samuel Guist

Samuel Guist (Holland)  – Contemporary Dance Classes and Repertory Class  – 15th July to 18th July 2014 followed by a sharing at the MITP Theatre on the 19th July 2014, under the umbrella of the Malta Arts Festival 2014.

V. Samuel Guist, born in Romania, was educated at the university in Waldenburg(D)-Master for sports, dance and therapy. He did his dance education at the Hoogeschool voor de kunsten te Arnhem(NL). After many years dancing in different companies at the opera houses in Holland and Germany,( Cocoon Dance Company). He is a freelance dancer as well as an actor and choreographer. His creation “Curious incident” won first prize at the competition in Paris and  ” Bobinke” the audience prize  in Ludwigshafen. He is an established artist recognized at different institutions in Germany where he is based .

Samuel’s dance classes limon based and release technique , containing  elements of yoga and girokynesis.  Attention to the breath and length of movement, to  free and organic flow of movement and deliberate handling of the body wieght , body center with conscious use of the spine .  Build up starts on the floor, into centre and  moving into space to all different levels. The class supports a high dynamic of bodywork  as well as focus to develop individuality, and  social communication.