Moving the Forum

"If I ruled the world - Zeichen der Zeit"

Artistic Direction and Choreography: Joy Alpuerto Ritter and Lukas Steltner.

Music : Elsa M'bala

From and with : Mira Antonina Campo Jastrzębski, Maria Galina Junge, Lena Tatjana Mahlke, Nastasja Berezin, Anwen Sereina Ortiz, Hannah Juliane Steenbeck, Arnold Toko, Djamila Schäffer, Marike Eva Helena Sauer, Ann Francis Ang, Anas Allaham, Julian Emmerich

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New Video coming out soon !!!

Choreography, Dance and Concept by Joy Alpuerto Ritter, in collaboration with Music composer Sion Trefor, Film Director & Editor Marites Carino, Costume Designer Lauren Steel, DOP Peter Kreil, Make up artist Yohanna Yfara van der Pool.

Images by Kooné

Thanks to #Distanzsolo #Tanzpraxis #Katapultberlin


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Short Film "Balett Black - Eightfold "out now on Channel 4 UK !!!!


An extraordinary dance film, based on the ancient Ogdoad, and featuring some of the most exciting choreographic talent from around the world, performed by the multi-award-winning Ballet Black.
Joy Alpuerto Ritter is one of the 8 choreographers who worked with Ballet Black dancer Ebony Thomas and Music by Lih Qun Wong.

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THE FALL - New Creation and Collaboration with Hannes Langolf (DV8, Akram Khan Company). Sharing our work in progress in beautiful Orsolina28 in Italy.

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@ Andrea Guermani

Joy has been working as a choreographer for the new LUMA feature film "The Silence of Mercy" directed by Floria Sigismondi.


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Joy Alpuerto Ritter creates a new piece "UNDA" inspired by Isadora Duncan and produced by the Viviana Durante Company.

The Triple Bill "ISADORA NOW" premiered in the Barbican London in 2020.

New shows on October 27 + 28 , 2021 in the Stanislavski theatre in Moscow.


@ David Scheinmann

Joy's Solo Work BABAE has been chosen to be one of the Aerowaves 2020. Check out for upcoming Shows in the Calendar.

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@ Piero Tauro

Joy Alpuerto Ritter has been nominated at the NATIONAL DANCE AWARDS UK 2016 in the category  "OUTSTANDING FEMALE PERFORMANCE" (MODERN) in 'Until the Lions' for Akram Khan Company.
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Joy Alpuerto Ritter is part of the Opening night of Tanztage Berlin 2018 with her new Solo "Alter Egos". Here is an article of the Tagesspiegel from Jan 4th 2018.

A portrait about Joy Alpuerto Ritter in the TANZ magazine from January 2017
from Astrid Kaminski.

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