Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods



English /  90 min

“How can I digest the many influences and traces that shaped me as a person and artist? How can my body unfold quantum genealogies and unrealized histories?” In her first evening-length solo Hunter, choreographer Meg Stuart explores her own body as an archive populated with personal and cultural memories, ancestors and artistic heroes, fantasies and invisible forces. Discovering traces in the land of small things that linger around her body, Stuart translates them into a series of self-portraits. Experiences are cut up and spliced together on the editing table to reveal potential connections and forms, such as a cartoonesque body, a shamanist chanting ritual, or a noisy sound sculpture. Stretched onto different surfaces and ricocheting across media, interior states refract and resonate in a shared world.


Choreography & Performance: Meg Stuart / Dramaturgy: Jeroen Peeters / Sound Design: Vincent Malstaf / Scenography: Barbara Ehnes / Costume Design: Claudia Hill / Lighting: Jan Maertens / Video: Chris Kondek / Assistant choreography: Ana Rocha / Assistant scenography: Giulia Paolucci / Assistant costume design: Kahori Furukawa / Assistant video: Phillip Hohenwarter / Technical direction: Oliver Houttekiet / Technical direction (tour): Jitske Vandenbussche / Stage realisation: Gilles Roosen / Video technician: Oliver Houttekiet / Production management: Eline Verzelen / Tour management: Delphine Vincent


  • Past
    Wed 26.3.2014, 20:00 / HAU2
    Thu 27.3.2014, 20:00 / HAU2
    Fri 28.3.2014, 20:30 / HAU2
    Sat 29.3.2014, 20:30 / HAU2
    Wed 18.3.2015, 20:00 / HAU2
    Thu 19.3.2015, 20:30 / HAU2
    Thu 17.5.2018, 20:30 / HAU2
    Fri 18.5.2018, 20:30 / HAU2


Production: Damaged Goods (Brussels). Co-production: HAU Hebbel am Ufer, La Bâtie Festival de Genève, Gessnerallee (Zurich), BIT Teatergarasjen (Bergen), Les Spectacles Vivants – Centre Pompidou (Paris).

Funded by Hauptstadtkulturfonds.

Meg Stuart & Damaged Goods are supported by the Flemish authorities and the Flemish Community Commission.

Thanks to Sigal Zouk, Jane Armitage, Pope Freeman, Jonas Mekas, Wanda Golonka, Abigail Child (for a part oft he soundtrack of MUTINY), Johanna Peine, Uferstudios (Berlin) and Ponderosa (Stolzenhagen).

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