A large, 20-person movement choir, poetry, flute and percussion.
Library of gestures includes a movement choir of no less than 20 dancers, a flautist and a percussionist. There are three layers of sensory expression at work: a mathematically complex movement layer of gestures, live music and audible, written text. The text is written in an essayistic and poetic language, browsing through a historical context of gesture in literature and art, deviating into poetic and emotional shores of solitude, confusion, and success.
The concept behind the production is a multiplication of solitude. The 20 performers make patterns of rows on the stage, with each individual performs a rhythmic composition which creates unexpected connections between them, as well as between the movement, music and the audible lyrics. The audience is given a sensory experience which provide space for contemplative reflection.
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Terje Tjøme Mossige, Orfee Schuijt, Torunn Helen Robstad, Ingrid Haakstad, Anne-Linn Akselsen, Lisa Colette Bysheim, Even Eileraas, Mette Edvardsen, Ingunn Rimestad, Synne Erichsen, Emilie Marie Karlsen, Ole Kristian Tangen, Edit Askeland. More dagers TBA.
Ida Falck Øien
Supported by: Norsk Kulturråd, Fond for lyd og bilde, Fond for utøvende kunstnere og Dramatikkens Hus.
Co-production: Dansens Hus