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In books -



Images and text of her performance in Don Juan Who? by Anna Furse appear in Theatre in Pieces: Politics, Poetics and Interdisciplinary collaboration' Methuen, 2011 edited by Anna Furse.

Writing about her work:
Stewart, Nigel Henry (2019) Moving in Medias Res: Towards a Phenomenological Hermeneutics of Dance Improvisation. In: The Oxford Handbook of Improvisation in Dance. Oxford University Press, Oxford

Fraleigh, Sondra (2010) Butoh: Metamorphic Dance and Global Alchemy. University of Illinois Press, Part Two, 9, Da Vinci, p.139

Calamoneri, Tanya. "Dancing Hamlet in a World of Frogs:1 Butoh and the Actor's Inner Landscape." Theatre, Dance and Performance Training 7.3 (2016): 375-88. Web.


Selection of Articles in notable UK Publications.

Articles will download in seperate windows.


Mentions of Choreography for

The Northman 2022: Directed by Robert Eggers

Schon 13  online style magazine.'Butoh:Dance of Darkness'

written by Emma Ruttle


Article 19 Hannah Buckley on Marie-Gabrielle Rotie and Mythic, January 24th 2011


Total Theatre 2003 Mim King review of Out of Bounds Festival of New Butoh


LondonDance.Com feature on Marie-Gabrielle Rotie by Carole Kew 2002


Dance Theatre Journal volume 21 no2 2005 'Becoming Other- Dancing Dissolution' Stephen Barber talks to Marie-Gabrielle Rotie


Dance Theatre Journal volume 16 no 2 2000 Article by Carole Kew reviewing Out of Bounds Festival of New Butoh.


'Releasing the Ancients' Dance Expressions Stewart McGill 2002 on Marie-Gabrielle Rotie's work with the National Theatre.


'Between Fabric and Flesh'  by Marie-Gabrielle Rotie

Blue Pages Newsletter of the society of British Theatre Designers, volume 3 2009,


Dance Theatre Journal volume 13 no 1 Summer 1996

'The Reorientation of Butoh'  article by Marie-Gabrielle Rotie



Interviews -


Following the premier of her commissioned duet Incarnate and her solo Mutability Marie-Gabrielle Rotie was Interviewed by Nigel Stewart, Nuffield Theatre,  University of Lancaster for Cascpp (centre for advanced study of contemporary performance practice). May 2005.

Click here for Transcript.


interview with Alison Clissold for a publication arising from her BA dissertation University of Falmouth(coming soon).






Marie-Gabrielle's teaching methods feature on two DVDS Produced by Pumpkin TV, a leading Uk provider of educational material for schools and colleges.The DVD's  feature her  teaching methods and work through workshops, performance and live interiews.Rotie's methods are featured alongside companies such as Goat Island, Forced Entertanment and Sankai Juku.


Creating Physical Theatre’- The Body in Performance



‘How to Teach Artaud’  



Marie-Gabrielle Rotie

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