Ritual of endurance for 2 dancers & 1 pianist
Ayelen Parolin invites us to a contemporary ritual with original music for piano played live by its composer Lea. Heretics is based on repetition and endurance around a leitmotiv: the “triangle” and its infinite variations. Heretics is an obsessive and mechanic trio that refers to the contemporary imperatives of effectiveness and profitability. While also, contradictorily, allowing the ‘essential force of being’ to thrive. The choreographer intends “to tackle not only a mathematical construction of movement, but also to challenge performers with complex geometric and precise gestures, oscillating between canon and unison in crescendo. Up to their limits to see what could happen...
Created on 19 & 20 March 2014, Festival In Movement/La Raffinerie (Brussels, BE)
Concept & choreography Ayelen Parolin Performance Marc Iglesias & Gilles Fumba Musical creation & piano Lea Petra Dramaturgy Olivier Hespel Light design Colin Legras Costumes Stéphanie Croibien
Production RUDA asbl — Coproduction Charleroi Danses, Les Brigittines, Théâtre Marni — With the support of Wallonia-Brussels Federation, WBI, SACD, WBT/D — Studios provided by Kunstenwerkplaats Pianofabriek, La Briqueterie
Residence thanks to the Passerelles project with Les Brigittines and La Briqueterie