There is mourning in the Romanian artistic world after the death of one of the greatest choreographers. He was only 53 years old. The artistic world is already suffering after him and after the fruitful collaborations he had over time and with which he delighted the viewing public.
Mourning in Romania. One of the most famous choreographers has died. He was only 53 years old
Hugo Wolff, the well-known choreographer and founder of the MICROBIS Dance Company within the Sibiu Students’ House of Culture, died at the age of 53.
Hugo Wolff collaborated with the Tony Bulandra Theatre from Târgoviste over two decades.
Where will Hugo Wolff be deposited
Thus, on Tuesday, August 29, the actors from Târgoviște will gather in the Great Hall to say goodbye to this one of the most important Romanian choreographers.
Before this gathering, the representatives of the Tony Bulandra Theater published a message in which they evoke memories and recall the substantial contribution of Hugo Wolff in the artistic world.
“The relationship of collaboration and friendship that linked the Tony Bulandra Târgoviște Theater to the personality of the choreographer Hugo Wolff.
Hugo Wolff came every time to harmonize the movement in the shows signed by the director and scenographer Mc Ranin, through choreographic moments that sublimated the message into artistic gestures.
This artistic friendship started with the realization of the first street shows in Romania, presented during the International Theater Festival in Sibiu, namely Divine Comedy and Giordano Bruno (2003), Satyricon (2004)”, says the message posted on Facebook by Tony Bulandra Theatre.
What other collaborations have the two artists had?
Hugo Wolff and Mc Ranin have also collaborated in: Dreams of Mihai the Brave (2005), Night of Saint Demetrius (2006), Venetian Carnival – parade and monumental show on water (2007), World of the Circus (2008). The collaboration of the two continued over the years and in the shows Frida, Impresii (2007), presented at the theaters in Târgoviște and Deva, Sonata Kreutzer and Argonautas (2019), Evita – Tango (2022).
“Hugo Wolff was present in all eleven editions of the BABEL International Performing Arts Festival, organized by the Tony Bulandra Târgoviște Theatre. He was the soul of the parade that woke up and animated the whole city on the very first day of the festival. Generations of high school students knew him and learned discipline from him, unexpectedly combined with the most giving humanity”, the Tony Bulandra Theater also announces.
What happened a month ago
Exactly one month ago, on July 28, at the Sibiu Students’ House of Culture, Hugo Wolff succeeded, together with his dance companyMicrobis, which was celebrating 30 years of existence, to see its dream come true of a full choreographic show, which has now, unexpectedly, become a testament: Youth without old age.
“If he had been patient in fulfilling his dream, maybe he would have stayed with us for a while longer… whenever you left, you would still have been young for us!”, announce those who collaborated with Hugo Wolff.