Costume Design

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Ein sehr kurzes Stück für Bankdirektoren

In Perfomance on June 21, 2010 at 9:24 am

A composed, partially spoken partly sung text is enacted – unannounced – as a rehearsed and choreographed staging in a bank.

In a banking hall people are waiting to be served, are reading. A woman dressed in white is approaching the counter, shouts out into the hall, is attracting attention. She kneels down, people are taking pictures of her. She sings. The surounding people are watching her. Then a special police unit is confronted with this fragil woman. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Exact planning meets contingency.  A tightope walk between absurdity, exageration and sensibility.

The police – arriving in best time and double quick step stand facing a single performer, appearing thin-skinned in her white dress…