Programme

Josep Caballero García

As long as the night twirls

Dance

ca. 80 min

In “As long as the night twirls” five performers from North Africa and Europe grapple with traditional rituals of initiation and transition, plunging into extreme, uncontrollable physical states. Starting from their unique biographies, they create an emotional and spherical performance; a landscape of bodies, space, light and sound that points to a possible utopia in which we might get beyond binary social (gender) structures.

Cast

Concept and choreography: Josep Caballero García / In cooperation with: Sarah Bouars, Jo Koppe, Charfeddine Taouriti, Tchivett, Hana Tefrati / Sculpture and costume: Christin Vahl / Music and composition: Alexandre Maurer / Lightning design: Marek Lamprecht / Assistance lightning: Julia B. Laperrière / Dramaturgy: Ayara Hernández Holz / Cooperation research: Martina Kessel, Mira Moschallski / Production management & PR: Barbara Greiner

Dates

  • Past
    Premiere
    Thu 12.10.2017, 20:00 / HAU3
    Fri 13.10.2017, 20:00 / HAU3
    Sat 14.10.2017, 19:00 / HAU3
    Sun 15.10.2017, 19:00 / HAU3

Credits

Production: Josep Caballero García. Co-production: HAU Hebbel am Ufer and Kampnagel Hamburg. Research Support: Senate Department for Culture and Europe, Goethe Institute Tunisia, Goethe Institute Morocco.

Supported by the Hamburgische Kulturstiftung. Funded by Hauptstadtkulturfonds.

Location

HAU3
Tempelhofer Ufer 10, 10963 Berlin

Access by means of a stairwell (3rd floor). Use of lift possible by prior arrangement.

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“Manifestos for Queer Futures”

Video Documentation

As part of the festival “The Present Is Not Enough – Performing Queer Histories and Futures”, HAU initiated an open call for artists based in Berlin, who were invited to submit proposals for their Manifestos for Queer Futures.