Programme

Jeremy Wade

The Clearing

Part of “Technologies for Impossible Repair”

PerformanceDance

English / 90 min.

Excess and hyper vulnerability – Jeremy Wade has made a name for himself internationally with his performances. His works are disturbing and thought-provoking: they revolve around queer and feminist strategies of world-making, relational ethics of care and zombie subjectivity. This practice runs through the body always entailing an intense socio-critical dimension. “The Clearing”, a solo directed and performed by Wade with live music from Marc Lohr and Quentin Tolimeri, reveals a series of procedures, characters and conceptions of space developed for the stage of HAU1. Wade’s HAU co-production is a hallucinogenic and flamboyant piece dismantling reality, evoking solidarity, in an attempt to address the structures that are making us sick. For Wade and his team there is a need to write new stories and narratives that can prepare us for a future where new clearings can occur.

Cast

Concept, Choreography & Performance: Jeremy Wade / Music: Marc Lohr, Quentin Tolimieri / Stage: Rosa Birkedal / Costumes: Claudia Hill / Lighting Design: Andreas Harder

Dates

  • Past
    Premiere
    Thu 2.5.2019, 20:00 / HAU1
    Fri 3.5.2019, 20:00 / HAU1
    Sat 4.5.2019, 20:00 / HAU1
    Sun 5.5.2019, 20:00 / HAU1
    Re-run
    Thu 22.10.2020, 19:00 / HAU1
    Re-run
    Fri 23.10.2020, 19:00 / HAU1
    Re-run
    Sat 24.10.2020, 19:00 / HAU1

Credits

Production: Jeremy Wade. Co-production: HAU Hebbel am Ufer, Gessnerallee (Zürich). Supported by: Hauptstadtkulturfonds.

Location

HAU1
Stresemannstr. 29, 10963 Berlin

There are two marked parking spots in front of the building. Access to the Parkett by means of a separate entrance with lift when necessary. CURRENTLY THE LIFT IS OUT OF ORDER - WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. Barrier-free restroom facilities are available. Advance notification advised.

HAU3000 / Positions, Projects, Publications

The Glowing Room

Text by Hendrik Otremba.

An Introduction to “Collectivize Facebook”

By Jonas Staal

“Collectivize Facebook” is a lawsuit aimed to turn Facebook into public property, initiated by artist Jonas Staal and lawyer Jan Fermon. Read here Staal’s introduction to the project.

“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.