Laurent Chétouane / Solistenensemble Kaleidoskop



120 min

For any piece based on the St. John Passion, it is not enough merely to put the characters of this drama on stage. Instead, what should be shown is how hearing Bach’s composition, this “spectacular machine”, can touch, move, alter, and jolt the listeners' bodies. Perhaps the drama of any Passion doesn't play out at all in the figure of Jesus Christ, but on the side of the listener. As such, the drama centres on creating a coexistence in which its values are no longer celebrated, but called into question. BACH / PASSION / JOHANNES is the third part of a trilogy about togetherness. Working with the Berlin soloists ensemble Kaleidoskop, Chétouane presents an adaptation of Bach's music with four dancers, a singer and seven musicians.

Production: Johannespassion GbR in collaboration with Solistenensemble Kaleidoskop. Co-Production: Hebbel am Ufer, Kampnagel Hamburg, Kaaitheater Brüssel, Rencontres chorégraphiques internationales de Seine-Saint-Denis (FR), Tanzquartier Wien, Maillon - Théâtre de Strasbourg / Scène européene, TAP - Théâtre Auditorium de Poitiers, Metz en Scène, Tanzhaus NRW, House On Fire with support of the Culture Programme of the European Union. Funded by Basisförderung Berlin/ Der Regierende Bürgermeister von Berlin – Senatskanzlei – Kulturelle Angelegenheiten, Fonds Darstellende Künste e.V./3-jährige Konzeptionsförderung aus Mitteln des Bundes. Supported by Rudolf Augstein Stiftung and Dock11/Eden*****Berlin.


Dance: Lisa Densem, Nitsan Margaliot, Mikael Marklund, Sigal Zouk / Music: Timoti Fregni, Clara Gervais, Nari Hong, Tammin Julian Lee, Ildiko Ludwig, Yumi Onda, Michael Rauter / Singer: Senem Gökçe Oğultekin and the musicians / Choreography: Laurent Chétouane / and dancers / Musical Adaption: Michael Rauter and Solistenensemble Kaleidoskop / Set: Laurent Chétouane and Matthias Nebel / Costumes: Sophie Reble / Light: Stefan Riccius / Sound: Johann Günther / Dramaturgical Advice: Leonie Otto / Body Coaching: Patricia Brülhart / Assistance Choreography: Leonie Rodrian / Assistance Costume: Intern: Lisa Blöchle / Production Managment: Christine Kammer and Hendrik Unger


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