C & P on Mars
‘Love and the Soul (for that is what Psyche means) had sought and, after sore trials, found each other; and that union could never be broken.’ ‑ Cupid and Psyche
Choreographers Felix Mathias Ott and Bahar Temiz are fascinated by a movement language that shifts between intimacy and sheer violence. How does a performance creates its own stage, its own beginning, its own onlookers on the verge between violence and tenderness?
Earlier this year they presented the outcome of a first new research phase. In the controlled space of a dance studio they created a mythological playground where two bodies were put in an unfurling state. During Performatik they will confront this material with the social context of a theater foyer.
Workspacebrussels is a workspace for live arts in their most diverse forms. During Performatik17 they unleash a series of public interventions that might change the way you look at things.
concept, performance Felix Mathias Ott, Bahar Temiz | production Felix Mathias Ott | in collaboration with workspacebrussels, Tanzfabrik Berlin | support Regierender Brgermeister von Berlin Senatskanzlei Kulturelle Angelegenheiten, APAP- Performing Europe 2016-2020