SNDO3 FESTIVAL AMSTERDAM (NL)
OPENLUCHTTHEATER FESTIVAL (NL)
INTERNATIONAL FRINGE FESTIVAL (PO)
MANDALA FESTIVAL PERFORMANCE (PO)
CHOREOGRAPHY AND PERFORMANCE Fernando Belfiore
ADVISORS Rose Akras and Igor Dobricic
MUSIC Tian Rotteveel
‘The most violent thing to do is to do nothing.’ Slavoj Zizek
‘The crucial thing is that we know that behind the order of this world there is another.’ A. Artaud
In the solo Billions, the plastic and the body fuses on the stage. The solo questions our contemporary notion of humanity and how we perceive ourselves among the idea of reproduction, power and models. Who is human, what is not? What defines a human being a human being? And what in non-human in man?
The work presents choreography trough the complexity of images where control and disorder, perfection and mutilation find in its contradiction ways to explore with humor the complexity of where/when/who are we shaped?
A man behind his glasses. A man behind glasses. A man behind glass. A man behind
The piece Billions embraces a research on how the body capture images and how the body materialize those images in actions and gestures. How do we develop our relations within humans and objects ? Is the body taken as a fetish product? Is the idea of body beauty constructed in harmonic perfection? How the idea of reproduction affects the idea of objects and humans?
||..images of perfection..||The plastic body that is daily still at the windows-shop. The body itself is exposed but not yet the subject. In front of these windows our own bodies consum. The body-working-factory-of-desires. We reproduce in quantity : products, cells, connections, bodies. ||..humanoids..||