Théâtre National

Histoire du théâtre

Milo Rau / IIPM / kunstenfestivaldesarts 2018

04 > 10.05.2018

Booking

Création Studio TN

What is theatre ? What does emotion, presence, and history mean on the stage ? What is tragedy, truth, comedy ? Which events and images touch us or harm us, unleash anger within us, summon our artsitic dedication ?

With Histoire du Théâtre, director Milo Rau and his actors Johan Leysen, Sara de Bosschere and Sébastien Foucault take us on a journey through the history of the oldest artform known to man. Together they will tackle the fundamental techniques of « real theatre » : the impossibility of recreating real events on stage, the manipulaton of the audience, the creation of the illusion of theatre and the implications of artistic committment.

Histoire du Théâtre will conclude the trilogy following Five Easy Pieces (Kunstenfestivaldesarts Bruxelles / Sophiensæle Berlin / CAMPO Arts Centre 2016) and The 120 days of Sodom (Schauspielhaus Zürich / Theater Hora 2017).

Discussion after the show

9/05 – 22:00, admission free (FR / NL), in collaboration with Médor.
Moderators: Flore Herman & Laure Saupique

The artistic crew of Histoire du Théâtre enters into a discussion with Olivier Bailly, founding member of the magazine for investigation journalism Médor.

With the piece as starting point, they discuss how theatre provokes changes in reality, when journalism enters the stage, documentary theatre and journalist fictions, …

Info

Language

NL & FR > FR & NL

Venue

Grande Salle

Tickets

Introduction - 08.05.2017 - 19:45 - Foyers

Tickets

Discussion after the show - 09.05.2018 - 30' (English language)

Cast

Concept texte & mise en scène/Author & Direction/Auteur & Regie

Milo Rau

Avec/With/Met

Sara de Bosschere, Sébastien Foucault, Johan Leysen, distribution en cours

Recherche et dramaturgie/Dramaturgy/Dramaturgie

Eva-Maria Bertschy

Collaboration dramaturgique

Stefan Bläske, Carmen Hornbostel

Scénographie & Costumes/Set & costume design/Scenografie en costuumontwerp

Anton Lukas

Décor & Costumes/Set & costume design/Scenografie en costuumontwerp

Ateliers du Théatre National Wallonie-Bruxelles

Vidéo

Maxime Jennes, Dimitri Petrovic

Créateur son/Sound design/Geluidontwerp

Jens Baudisch

Créateur lumière/Light design/Lichtontwerp

Jurgen Kolb

Direction technique, régie générale/Stage Manager/Technische leiding

Jens Baudisch

Production/Production/Productie

Mascha Euchner-Martinez, Eva-Karen Tittmann

Assistance mise en scène

Carmen Hornbostel

Assistance dramaturgie

François Pacco

Assistance scénographie

Patty Eggerickx

Relation publique/Public relation/Public relatie

Yven Augustin

Design

Nina Wolters

 

 

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Création Studio TN
Production:

International Institute of Policital Murder (IIPM), Théâtre National Wallonie-Bruxelles 

Coproduction:

Kunstenfestivaldesarts, NTGent,Théâtre Vidy Lausanne, Théâtre Nanterre-Amandiers, Tandem Scène Nationale Arras Douai, Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz, Münchner Kammerspiele, Künstlerhaus Mousonturm Frankfurt a. M, Theater Chur, Gessnerallee Zürich,Romaeuropa Festival.