Miet Warlop

Mystery Magnet

Part of “Berlin Art Week Special – Retrospective Miet Warlop”


Language no problem / 45 min.

In the performance “Mystery Magnet” Miet Warlop puts a round of surreal figures on stage to finish themselves off. Her palette not only contains the whole colour spectrum, but also wafts of fog, foam sausages, mini trucks, walking trousers, human balls of wool and a chorus of hair driers. This all adds up to a series of absurd images made of colours, forms and figures, held together by an absurd humour and an obsessive urge to destroy, otherwise only known from cartoons. People, objects and theatrical effects enter into unforeseen relationships. Nothing works like it should, but everything exercises a magical appeal over everything else.


Performed by: Miet Warlop, Wietse Tanghe, Sofie Durnez, Seppe Cosyns, Erik Nevin, Paola Zampierolo and Ian Gyselinck / Technique: Hugh Roche Kely, Helmi De Meulemeester, Bennert Van Cottem, Bart Van Hoydonck / Music made by: Stefaan Van Leuven and Stephan De Waele / Life music by: Joppe Tanghe, Tim Coenen and Dimitri Verberckt / Special Thanks: Nicolas Provost, Danai Annesiadou and Pol heyvaert / Executive producer: Irene Wool / Original producer: CAMPO


  • Past
    Fri 15.9.2017, 20:00 / HAU2
    Sat 16.9.2017, 16:30 / HAU2


Production: Irene Wool vzw (Gent), Campo (Gent). Coproduction: Kunstenfestivaldesarts (Brussel), Göteborgs Dans & Teater Festival, NXTSTP with support from the Culture Program of the European Union.

Collaboration with: Vooruit (Ghent).


Hallesches Ufer 34, 10963 Berlin

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