Photo: Regina Brocke
Marco Goecke (1972, Wuppertal) joined NDT as an associate choreographer in season 2013-2014. Earlier, he created Nichts (NDT 2, 2008), Garbo Laughs (NDT 1, 2012), Hello Earth (NDT 1, 2014), Thin Skin (NDT 1, 2015; Nominee Dutch dance Zwaan Awards ‘most impressive choreography 2015’), Woke up Blind (NDT 1, 2016) Midnight Raga (NDT 2, 2017; winner Dutch Zwaan Awards ‘most impressive choreography 2017’), and Wir sagen uns Dunkles (NDT 2, 2017). During the sixtieth anniversary season, Goecke created Kunstkamer (2019) together with Paul Lightfoot & Sol León and Crystal Pite. His most recent works are The Big Crying (2021) for NDT 2 and I love you, ghosts (2022) for NDT 1.
As of season 2019-2020 Goecke leads the ballet direction at State Ballet Hannover.
During the 2022-2023 season, Goecke will create his first full evening work for NDT 1, In the Dutch Mountains.