Our Love Goes to the Absent Performers

Part of Berlin Art Week 2020


Two people stand in a glass stairwell.
Several printed photos are stuck to a person's coat.
Several printed photos lie on steps.
A large picture hangs above a scaffolding. On the left of the picture, a part of a keyboard can be seen. Two chairs are in the background.

During Berlin Art Week, HAU presents three days of open-air performances on the meadow in front of HAU2: With “Our Love Goes to the Absent Performers”, Gintersdorfer/Klaßen look for ways to make live connections among physically isolated dancers, as intercontinental travel isn’t currently possible – flipping their absence into a performative presence. In some cases, they will follow instructions, sometimes creating embodiments, choreographies and material combinations in the sense of a radical proximity with the team on site.


With: Marc Aschenbrenner, Dalel Bacre, Alexander Cephus, Annick Choco, Hauke Heumann, El Chino, Montserrat Gardo, Carlos Martinez, Ordinateur, Skelly, Franck Edmond Yao alias Gadoukou la Star, Gregor Zoch


  • Past
    Thu 10.9.2020, 17:00 / Meadow in front of HAU2
    Fri 11.9.2020, 17:00 / Meadow in front of HAU2
    Sat 12.9.2020, 17:00 / Meadow in front of HAU2

Limited capacity / free admission (registration required from 1.9. via Berlin Art Week website)

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