Choreographic practices

Parliament (pdf)
Excavation Sites (pdf)
Personal Cosmologies (pdf)

Choreographic Works

Project folders of existing choreographic work

catalogue of core-works (pdf)
Chronological listing of works (pdf)

Additional Works

Folders to download

Daghdha Dance Company related material (pdf)
Framemakers, first symposium on Expanded Choreography (pdf)
Posters and Images (selection 1995-2019) (pdf)


Published and unpublished work

Propositions: To Dance Differently (2012) (pdf)
PhD; Choreography as an Aesthetics of Change (2009) (pdf)
Book of Recommendations (2008) (pdf)
What Do You Choreograph at the End of the World? (2007) (pdf)
Choreography: A Pattern Language (2007) (pdf)
Parliament Program-Book by Steve Valk.pdf (2018) (pdf)


Interviews, lectures etc.

Radio documentary about the inner-workings of Parliament, Hydra, 9/2013 (link)
In depth discussion of work on NY’s Culturebot (link)
Interview: Silent Witness/A Dancing Man exhibition at the Irish Museum of Modern Arts (mp3)
Interview with dramaturge Steve Valk (mp3)
Lecture: Warmth of the Work - retrospective 2003—2013 (HZT, Berlin)

Scores and templates

To be used under GPL, please accredit source

Im Fett (2004) (pdf)
Im Fett New York, Graceful (pdf)
Framemakers Matrix (2003) (pdf)


Websites and collaborators

Michael Kliën on Vimeo
Kliën's Facebook Page
R.I.C.E. on Hydra
Facebook Page R.I.C.E.
Laboratory for Social Choreography at Duke University(Facebook)

Volkmar Klien
Design Rafal Kosakowski