Rock Dance Theatre led by rock choreographer Anna Achimowicz announces ‘Rise of Phoenix’ Tour 2022 and project motto - The Attack of Phoenix.
The Attack of Phoenix will consist of Rock Dance Theatre appearances and work releases alongside Guests.
The international rock hybrid of the XXIInd century known for its stage language merging electric guitar and bass driven sound, fashion metamorphosis and physical theatre has confirmed primary show dates:
1.07.2022 UFO Festival
30.10.2022 X-Demon Club, Breclau
31.10.2022 X- Demon Club, Poznan
‘Rise of Phoenix’ reaches back to the mystical mythological creature and its concept of rebirth and rise, coming back to life stronger than ever after facing adversity. After two years of alternative ways of expression, The Attack of Phoenix is a natural evolution of sound, movement and image following up to “Without You” tour show of 2020 and “Back to Bass-ics” in 2021. More details to be announced and revealed.
Rock Dance Theatre - is a hybrid rock performance, fusing rock guitar & bass-guitar driven music, physical dance theatre, and visual fashion, founded by rock choreographer, dancer and front woman Anna Achimowicz in march 2016 and with its official name launching in July 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden.
With over 20 years of professional experience on stage, in the physical theatre, fashion and contemporary dance millieu Anna, is currently a freelance creator and artistic director of RDT later to be joined on stage by artists: Luis Kalil, Peter Sager, Vivi Lundström, Zinny Bosse Stagman. Movement director of music video “Satiric Tango” with Jacek Wazelin. In 2019 collaborated with Cult of Chrome group based out of Germany.
Performance "On Edge" was Rock Dance Theatre’s first production where guitarists and dancers were interactive with each other in a new stage show format, which toured Europe across Poland, Sweden and Austria. RDT repertoire includes “Strings n Veins”, "Tribute to Rock n Roll" and "Crystal Meth Pie” w Yossarian Malewski. Anna has been actively choreographing her own work since 2004 under her own name, later as Companie Achimowicz and Theater Companie Achimowicz.
Rock Dance Theatre is Annas' latest project is supported by Eric Dover (known from Lost Angels, Sextus and Alice Cooper). Support guest act for swedish rock band Stagman. Premiered Ryan Roxies' ( Alice Cooper Band, DPM, Casablanca) "The Uh-Oh Song" in her live show of the "Satiric Tango" Tour, debuting the single in Europe. In 2019 RDT has produced „Fire and Blood, "Steams, Drums n Dance" interactive apocalyptic fashion & percussion show. Premiered “Without You” in 2020 and “Rebel Crush” solo metal project in 2021.
Anna creates in collaboration w. artists from the hard rock and metal music scene, fashion and theatre or film. Founder of DANCE ME_ROCK ME interactive rock & physical action jam. "Without You" Tour 2020 w. costume designer & performer Vincent Grotesque. “Back to Bass-ics” Tour 2021 and announced international collaboration project “Return of Phoenix 2022.
Guest appeared in: "Szepty" rock music video Vincent and animated music video 'Animals' by Supreme Unbeing w. David Ellefson & Thom Hazaert on EMP Label Group. Guest teacher and masterclass leader in physical performing arts. Author of “TIME to Rock” workshops series, podcast host of RDT TV- “Let’s Rock Live with Anna”.
Photo credit: Loopa Photography