Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker / Rosas Fase, four movements to the music of Steve Reich
On March 18th, 1982, Fase premiered in ... Beursschouwburg. Today, 30 years later, it is safe to say that this is probably the most frequently performed choreography created by Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker. Today, we have come full circle: Fase has returned to our stage.
Ant Hampton / The Other People Someone Else
A criticial outlook is often a defensive position, a desire to rip off the veil of surface appearance and get to the real stuff underneath. Yet not all truths are hidden. - Jacob Wren / Truth is Concrete Handbook
Ruben Desiere Kosmos
It will be difficult to continue this story of mine. I don't even know if it is a story. It is difficult to call this a story, this constant... clustering and falling apart... of elements... - From Kosmos by Witold Gombrowicz
Jan Fabre / Troubleyn Het is theater zoals te verwachten en te voorzien was
1982 was a golden year. Not only did Fase by Rosas premiere in Beursschouwburg, but also Jan Fabre got his Het is theater zoals te voorzien en te verwachten was out in the world. This was to become Fabre’s controversial and much debated invasion into the theatre world. A work that shocked and awed in the beginning of the eighties.
Bára Sigfúsdóttir & Noémie Goudal The Lover
The Lover is a poetic performance about the complex relationship between man and nature. A lonely, vulnerable woman wanders in a barren, desolate landscape. She is driven on by her survival instinct and her curiosity about the transformative surroundings.