photo by Tadas Almantas
Dissolution of ego, emergence, trance, and rediscovery of individuality through the group are some of the ideas that performers of the piece not only suggest to the audience but actually experience throughout the run of the choreographic compositions. Abstract and much-formalized choreography leaves plenty of space for exhaustive physicality, which uncovers all the performative or social masks.
"The only way to go beyond work is through work. It is not that work itself is valuable; we surmount work by work. The real value of work lies in the strength of self-denial." (from The Woman in the Dunes by Kōbō Abe)
Filipa Amorim, Benoit Couchot, Alice De Maio, Šuka Horn, Emelie Söderström
Rhapsody, When Muses Return, Still Waiting by Ten Walls
Dovydas Strimaitis and Marten de Wijs