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 La Villette
From 9 to 19 December 2015
  • Wednesday 9 December 2015 - 20h00
  • Thursday 10 December 2015 - 19h30
  • Friday 11 December 2015 - 20h00
  • Saturday 12 December 2015 - 20h00
  • Monday 14 December 2015 - 20h00
  • Tuesday 15 December 2015 - 20h00
  • Wednesday 16 December 2015 - 20h00
  • Thursday 17 December 2015 - 19h30
  • Friday 18 December 2015 - 20h00
  • Saturday 19 December 2015 - 20h00


DV8 Cie
Lloyd Newson project & direction

John  creation
from 16 years old


ON THE RIDGE OF FLAWS
INTRUSION OF THE REAL ON THE STAGE: LLOYD NEWSON USES INTERVIEWS TO NURTURE HIS CREATIVITY, BETWEEN DANCE AND THEATRE


DV8 from the norm, it’s what JOHN did very early. A chaotic childhood in the diverse northern areas of England - drugs, delinquency, prison – his life unfolds on stage like a docu-drama in which real characters speak through a dance in search for meaning. To find his anti-heroes, Lloyd Newson, maverick on the edge between dance and theatre, met no fewer than 50 men who spoke to him about sex, love, and indirectly, their flaws. With To Be Straight With You and Can We Talk About This? he has already handled the interview as a way of talking about tolerance and Islam. JOHN, the last piece in the triptych, goes from the general to the specific along the pathway of a man,

 

Laura Cappelle
 

 

concept & direction
Lloyd Newson
creation associated artist
Hannes Langolf
direction assistant
David Grewcock
scenographic & costumes creation
Anna Fleischle
lights creation
Richard Godin
sound creation
Gareth Fry

with
Lee Boggess
Gabriel Castillo
Ian Garside
Ermira Goro
Garth Johnson
Hannes Langolf
Seans Marcs
Vivien Wood
Andi Xhuma

 
 
 
 
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