Christophe Meierhans' Trials of Money take on new form in preliminary hearings

Christophe Meierhans travels to Italy on 31.03 to conduct a preliminary hearing of Trials of Money. This new version of the performance is based on the testimonies gathered from nine witnesses: an ex-banker, a homeless person, a Native American, a professor of economics among others. The audience is invited to take part in a fictitious tribunal conducted as a collective exercise where all those present freely assume the role of accusation or defence. After its premiere at Zona K, the hearings will also find a stage at classes in Economics at several Universities.

Sara Manente's Wild Fermentation

Wicked Technologies/Wild Fermentation is a project considering the ethics and aesthetics of fermentation in relation to artistic research. An edible installation of the ongoing project will be on view at Constant from 07.03 until 09.05.

As an a.pass researcher, Sara will revisit the architectural, material and performative components of doing research together with her fellow a.pass researchers in Unsettled Study. Join their explorations on 22 & 23.03 during Performatik 19 at KANAL - Centre Pompidou.

Manon Santkin & Vera Tussing to participate at Dag van de Dans

Enter a world where forces are felt, colors keep on changing, obstacles appear and disappear. Created by Manon Santkin, this universe called New Measuring Rites will land in wpZimmer during this year's Dag van de Dans on 27.04. Back in Brussels, Vera Tussing and Esse Vanderbruggen discuss the intricacies of restaging a performance on social media at Kaaitheater. Their collaboration with photographer Stine Sampers results in an online choreography on @duetthecity in the weeks leading up to Dag van de Dans.

Performance, concert & exhibition

In depth presentation of Dolores Bouckaert's project Gallop at CC De Spil

CC De Spil opens its doors for an in depth presentation of Dolores' project Gallop. An exhibition features drawings, photographs, sketches and (short) films providing a glimpse into Dolores' life and work (runs from 07.03 > 06.04 with a festive opening & concert on 09.03). Dolores will take the stage with her solo Gallop (Biography of a Body) on 06.04. More info and tickets here.

Gaëtan Rusquet performs in Square Dance, the upcoming project of Bryan Campbell

Bryan, who performed in As We Were Moving Ahead Occasionally We Saw Brief Glimpses of Beauty (2018) now invites Gaëtan in his turn to perform in Square Dance. Loosely inspired by American folk dance, Square Dance explores the geometry inherent to group interactions generally found in social dance. Don't miss the avant-premiere at Festival Le Grand Bain (CDCN, Roubaix) on 25.03 and the premiere at Festival Legs (La Raffinerie/Charleroi danse, Brussels) on 3.04.

Vera Tussing at Performatik 19 with IN/FINITY

Vera Tussing is one of the artists part of the IN/FINITY project and periodically researched miscellaneous interventions with the guests of palliative and supportive outpatients' clinic TOPAZ over the course of 2 years. The installation entitled Tactile Choreographies is an exploration of embroidery in generating spatial, tactile and choreographic trajectories and on view for a month at De Markten Brussel (28.02 > 28.03) and will be activated on 16 & 17.03 during Performatik 19.

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