Wuppertal


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Wup·per·tal

 (vo͝op′ər-täl′)
A city of west-central Germany east-northeast of Düsseldorf. It is an industrial center.
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Wuppertal

(German ˈvʊpərtaːl)
n
(Placename) a city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia state on the Wupper River (a Rhine tributary): formed in 1929 from the amalgamation of the towns of Barmen and Elberfeld and other smaller towns; textile centre. Pop: 362 137 (2003 est)
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Wup•per•tal

(ˈvʊp ərˌtɑl)

n.
a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, in W Germany, in the Ruhr Valley. 383,776.
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Axalta Coating Systems commissioned its new waterborne manufacturing facility in Wuppertal, Germany, nine months after ground was broken on the project.
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In this respect it was more than a coincidence but a particular triumph for the Brooklyn Academy of Music's Next Wave Festival 2001 to persuade back for the first time since 1998 the Ballett Frankfurt--bringing with it a program of three short works, dating from 1989 to 2001, rather than the full-evening pieces Forsythe had previously featured--but also in the very same season to offer Pina Bausch's Tanztheater Wuppertal. Here was a rare and irresistible opportunity to compare and contrast Europe's two reigning avant-garde heroes.
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PINA BAUSCH TANZTHEATER WUPPERTAL ZELLERBACH AUDITORIUM BERKELEY, CALIFORNIA OCTOBER 15-17, 1999 REVIEWED BY JANICE ROSS
It's been some twelve years since Pina Bausch's Tanztheater Wuppertal first appeared at the Brooklyn Academy of Music and provoked one American critic to apply the epithet Eurotrash to the work of Bausch.