Marlène Jöbstl double culture France Austria born 1975 lives in Barcelona. Marlène represents an unconventional and responsible art. She plays with the paradox, humor and provocation. Her work is honest, sensual, grotesque, naive, always revealing an art on the edge. She specializes in direction, choreography, pedagogy, artistic research. 25 years in performing arts.
Martz Contemporary Dance Company creates dance through experimental studies of movement and emotion combined. It performs the task of elaborating unique pieces which are transformed by the dancers in a different way each time it is presented. The Martz Contemporary Dance Company stands for truth and honesty in the stories that are told from the soul, and creep into the awareness of the public.
One of the company´s main aims is to make contemporary dance and physical theatre accessible to a wider public. Using a theatrical choreographic style the company creates intense and striking scenes that interact with the audience whether or not they are familiar with the emotional vocabulary of contemporary dance.