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Gilda Rebello / alias RebelLog – Short Bio

Highlights of her career were the Folkwang Tanzstudio and the Tanztheater Wuppertal (guest) under the direction of Pina Bausch. At the Theater Dortmund she performed as main soloist in “Maria de Buenos Aires“, among many other productions until 2010. In 2014/15 she toured as singer/dancer / actress with the multimedia project “Der Blaue Reiter ist gefallen” (premiere at the Kunst Museum Solingen). Also, in 2014 she choreographed the piece “Shakespearean MIXConceptions” for the “Young Dansart Company” at the Theater Gütersloh. In Solingen Concert Hall she performed as a singer at the vernissage of the photographer “K.-H. W. Steckelings ‘PinaBausch backstage“.
In 2015 she was head of training in the Braunschweig Theater and assistant of the choreography “Welcome To Your World” (nominated for the “Deutscher Theaterpreis DER FAUST 2015” in the category “Best Choreography”). She studied dance, music, and acting in Rio, with further education at Folkwang University. In 2018 she completed her M.A. in “Contemporary Dance Education” at the HfMDK in Frankfurt. As a musician, she works under the alias RebelLog, and also collaborated with Alien Café and Tape Five, on several albums and world tours.
In 2020, during the Corona crisis she has created 2 small videos/music:1. “Fado Atlantico” – published on the online site of Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch and 2. “Cicada in Quarantine MMXX” co-produced with Gallus Theater in Frankfurt.
With the support of the “Hessische Kultur Stiftung” the third and final phase of the “Motoric Poetry Project “(non-visual induced dance) will be published in March 2021. The project consists of original music compositions with voice-overs – a kind of podcast tool that combines sound and poetry to promote movement & dance taking into account different types of physicalities.

More information: www.gildarebello.com