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Remote Chișinău

by Rimini Protokoll

The project questions artificial intelligence, big data and our predictability: a group of 50 people set off in the hosting city, wearing headphones, guided by a synthetic voice, leading them to perform an experiment on themselves. Each new city-specific creation builds upon the previous version.

City of ChișinăuChișinău, Moldova

rimini-protokoll.de Interested in this production? Pro Helvetia supports viewing trips of performing arts curators. Request Hotel Expenses 2019-08-15T11:00 2019-10-31T11:00 Europe/Zurich Remote Chișinău The project questions artificial intelligence, big data and our predictability: a group of 50 people set off in the hosting city, wearing headphones, guided by a synthetic voice, leading them to perform an experiment on themselves. Each new city-specific creation builds upon the previous version. City of Chișinău, Chișinău, Moldova Swiss Arts Council ProHelvetia performingarts@prohelvetia.ch http://performingartsselection.ch 1 1
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La Bâtie 2019

La Bâtie will take its public on an eighteen-day journey through a multitude of locations, discovering the vitality of the contemporary performing arts. Featuring this year Philip Glass & Robert Wilson, Cindy Van Acker, Rémi Dufay, Robert Cantarella & Romain Daroles, Cisco Aznar and many others.

La Bâtie – Festival de GenèveGeneva, Switzerland

batie.ch Interested in this production? Pro Helvetia supports viewing trips of performing arts curators. Request Hotel Expenses 2019-08-29T11:00 2019-09-15T11:00 Europe/Zurich La Bâtie 2019 La Bâtie will take its public on an eighteen-day journey through a multitude of locations, discovering the vitality of the contemporary performing arts. Featuring this year Philip Glass & Robert Wilson, Cindy Van Acker, Rémi Dufay, Robert Cantarella & Romain Daroles, Cisco Aznar and many others. La Bâtie – Festival de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland Swiss Arts Council ProHelvetia performingarts@prohelvetia.ch http://performingartsselection.ch 1 1
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Festival d’Automne à Paris

This autumn festival presents an outstanding international programme at partner venues in Paris and its surroundings. It will host around 50 events from the fields of performing arts, visual arts and cinema, including a focus on La Ribot and other Swiss artists.

Festival d’AutomneParis, France

festival-automne.com Interested in this production? Pro Helvetia supports viewing trips of performing arts curators. Request Hotel Expenses 2019-09-10T11:00 2019-12-31T11:00 Europe/Zurich Festival d’Automne à Paris This autumn festival presents an outstanding international programme at partner venues in Paris and its surroundings. It will host around 50 events from the fields of performing arts, visual arts and cinema, including a focus on La Ribot and other Swiss artists. Festival d’Automne, Paris, France Swiss Arts Council ProHelvetia performingarts@prohelvetia.ch http://performingartsselection.ch 1 1
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Versuch über das Sterben / Attempt on dying

by Boris Nikitin

Boris Nikitin develops an autobiographically inspired performance about what it means to break social taboos, step into the public eye and make oneself visible, exposed and vulnerable. Vulnerability is portrayed, not as a lack of humanity, but as the ability to subvert.

Kaserne BaselBasel, Switzerland

kaserne-basel.ch Interested in this production? Pro Helvetia supports viewing trips of performing arts curators. Request Hotel Expenses 2019-09-11T11:00 2019-09-15T11:00 Europe/Zurich Versuch über das Sterben / Attempt on dying Boris Nikitin develops an autobiographically inspired performance about what it means to break social taboos, step into the public eye and make oneself visible, exposed and vulnerable. Vulnerability is portrayed, not as a lack of humanity, but as the ability to subvert. Kaserne Basel, Basel, Switzerland Swiss Arts Council ProHelvetia performingarts@prohelvetia.ch http://performingartsselection.ch 1 1
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Einstein on the Beach

by Compagnia Finzi Pasca

Daniele Finzi Pasca’s adaptation of this major 20th century opera on time and space, humans and machines, which took Philip Glass two years to write and compose. It is based on the drawings of stage director Bob Wilson and includes texts by Lucinda Childs, Christopher Knowles and Samuel Johnson.

Grand Théâtre de GenèveGeneva, Switzerland

gtg.ch Interested in this production? Pro Helvetia supports viewing trips of performing arts curators. Request Hotel Expenses 2019-09-11T11:00 2019-09-18T11:00 Europe/Zurich Einstein on the Beach Daniele Finzi Pasca’s adaptation of this major 20th century opera on time and space, humans and machines, which took Philip Glass two years to write and compose. It is based on the drawings of stage director Bob Wilson and includes texts by Lucinda Childs, Christopher Knowles and Samuel Johnson. Grand Théâtre de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland Swiss Arts Council ProHelvetia performingarts@prohelvetia.ch http://performingartsselection.ch 1 1
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Sportler des Herzens

by Vorstadttheater Basel

A cooperation with the association NAMUR about two people who have spent all their lives on stage. She is a misjudged diva, and he is a sad, wounded clown. Soon the last curtain falls, but only on the stage can they delay their approaching end ...

VorstadttheaterBasel, Switzerland

vorstadttheaterbasel.ch Interested in this production? Pro Helvetia supports viewing trips of performing arts curators. Request Hotel Expenses 2019-09-14T11:00 2019-09-22T11:00 Europe/Zurich Sportler des Herzens A cooperation with the association NAMUR about two people who have spent all their lives on stage. She is a misjudged diva, and he is a sad, wounded clown. Soon the last curtain falls, but only on the stage can they delay their approaching end ... Vorstadttheater, Basel, Switzerland Swiss Arts Council ProHelvetia performingarts@prohelvetia.ch http://performingartsselection.ch 1 1