In the moment of improvisation, a special, almost magical presence of the body emerges.

November 15th - 17th / 8 pm, English Theatre Berlin

>> Present Body 2  


How do acts of resistance shape our bodies and minds? What does your personal idea of resistance look like? Where can we find the inspiration to continue resisting actively?

November 25th - 26th 2023 / 10am - 4pm, Tanzfabrik, Studio 1

>> The Practice of Resistance



This workshop aims to harness the body's transformative power for resistance and fluidity.

Dezember 27th - 30th / 3 pm - 6 pm, Tanzfabrik Kreuzberg

>> Get Physical Process  

Every Wednesday at 7 pm, Ricardo de Paula and Grupo Oito gather together to practice the Get Physical Process. Join our weekly classes!

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The intercultural dance collective Grupo Oito is back with an artistic intervention in the public space.

Premiere: Thur, July 6th 2023 / 7 pm, M*stra├če und am May-Ayim-Ufer

>> Name it

A Dance Performance by Grupo Oito

21st - 23rd of April 2023, Uferstudios

>> Break & Connection 

The winding paths of everyday life are not the same for everyone. Racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination exert violence in different ways on people.

Premiere: Fri, October 14th 2022 / 8:30 pm, HAU2

>> Labyrinth

Theaterfilm-Festival: Ori Cleanse. 
Six black dancers with diverse biographical and dance backgrounds develop new ways of thinking, being and acting.

Fri, June 17 / 8:30 pm, Ballhaus Ost

>> Theaterfilm-Festival: Ori Cleanse 


P.U.M.P. (Perfectly Used Mic Power) is the most recent collaborative 
choreographic work of Ricardo de Paula with the University of Malta.

Fri, June 3 / 8 pm, Department of Dance Studies, University of Malta

>> P.U.M.P. (Perfectly Used Mic Power) 

On March 17 Ricardo de Paula participated in the panel discussion "Dance and Crisis - Begegnung und Austausch" as part of the Tanzplattform Deutschland 2022 Festival in Berlin hosted by HAU Hebbel am Ufer.

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A Dance Performance by Grupo Oito

Premiere: 2nd of September 2021, Gropius Bau, Lichthof

>> Ubiquitous Assimilation

Three-part project by Ricardo De Paula

Premiere: 5th of December 2020/ 2021, HAU 2

>> MIMIMI Space