17.04.21 01.03.22

Antigone in the Amazon Milo Rau & NTGent

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Milo Rau creates a political Antigone for the 21st Century, together with indigenous people, activists and actors from Brazil and Europe.
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For Antigone in the Amazon, Milo Rau and his team travel to the Brazilian state of Pará, where the forests burn due to the expanding soy monocultures and where nature gets devoured by capitalism. On an occupied piece of land, in collaboration with MST (Movimento dos Trabalhadores Sem Terra), the world’s largest landless workers’ movement, they create an allegorical play about the violent devastations and displacements caused by the modern state, which places private property above the traditional right to land. 

After the productions Orestes in Mosul in the former capital of the Islamic State and the Jesus film The New Gospel in the southern Italian refugee camps, Milo Rau and his team travel to the Amazon in Brazil to conclude their Trilogy of Ancient Myths.

The intellectual renewal will not come from the gated communities where the authoritarian neoliberalism emerged. The philosophy of the coming era will come from the forests, from the favelas and the banlieues, from occupied houses and monocultures.
Milo Rau
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spel
  • Arne De Tremerie (live on stage)
  • Kay Sara (live on stage)
  • Johan Leysen (live on stage)
  • and many more (on video)
spel
  • Arne De Tremerie (live on stage)
  • Kay Sara (live on stage)
  • Johan Leysen (live on stage)
  • and many more (on video)
credits

text

Milo Rau & ensemble

concept & direction

Milo Rau

concept & dramaturgy

Eva-Maria Bertschy

dramaturgical collaboration

Carmen Hornbostel, Douglas Estevam, Martha Kiss Perrone

scenography and costumes

Anton Lukas, Ottavia Castellotti

video

Moritz von Dungern, Fernando Nogari

direction assistant

Katelijne Laevens, Paula Serra

production management

Mascha Euchner-Martinez, Gabriela Gonçalves, Greet Prové

technical production management

Oliver Houttekiet

production

NTGent, The International Institute of Political Murder (IIPM)

in cooperation with

Movimento dos Trabalhadores Sem Terra (MST)

with support of

PRO HELVETIA programme COINCIDENCIA - Kulturaustausch Schweiz - Südamerika, Goethe Institut Saõ Paulo, The Belgian Tax Shelter

costume assistance

Gabriela Santos Cherubini

sound

Vanessa Silva

project coordination in brazil

Secretaria MST Parà, Maria Raimunda César, Colectivo Nacional de Cultura MST

press & public relations

Yven Augustin, Tom De Clercq, Màrcia Marques, Canal Aberto

coproduction

Romaeuropa Festival, Manchester International Festival, Tandem Arras Douai, Künstlerhaus Mousonturm, Adelaide Festival

composition

Elia Rediger

stage manager

Marijn Vlaeminck
TOON MEER
TOON MINDER
credits

text

Milo Rau & ensemble

concept & direction

Milo Rau

concept & dramaturgy

Eva-Maria Bertschy

dramaturgical collaboration

Carmen Hornbostel , Douglas Estevam, Martha Kiss Perrone

scenography and costumes

Anton Lukas, Ottavia Castellotti

video

Moritz von Dungern, Fernando Nogari

direction assistant

Katelijne Laevens , Paula Serra

production management

Mascha Euchner-Martinez, Gabriela Gonçalves, Greet Prové

technical production management

Oliver Houttekiet

production

NTGent, The International Institute of Political Murder (IIPM)

in cooperation with

Movimento dos Trabalhadores Sem Terra (MST)

with support of

PRO HELVETIA programme COINCIDENCIA - Kulturaustausch Schweiz - Südamerika, Goethe Institut Saõ Paulo, The Belgian Tax Shelter

costume assistance

Gabriela Santos Cherubini

sound

Vanessa Silva

project coordination in brazil

Secretaria MST Parà, Maria Raimunda César, Colectivo Nacional de Cultura MST

press & public relations

Yven Augustin, Tom De Clercq , Màrcia Marques, Canal Aberto

coproduction

Romaeuropa Festival, Manchester International Festival, Tandem Arras Douai, Künstlerhaus Mousonturm, Adelaide Festival

composition

Elia Rediger

stage manager

Marijn Vlaeminck
practical

tickets

€15 - 28

UiTPAS holders who are entitled to the social tariff receive a reduction of 80% for our activities. Order your tickets at Tickets Gent and bring your UiTPAS when you get your ticket.

practical

To be able to offer you our best service, please mention whether you are a wheelchair user, blind or partially sighted, deaf or hard of hearing when booking your tickets via tickets@ticketsgent.be. Other relevant information is also welcome if you would like to count on assistance.

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Saturday 17 April 2021
20:00
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Tuesday 20 April 2021
20:00
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Wednesday 21 April 2021
20:00
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Thursday 22 April 2021
20:00
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Saturday 24 April 2021
20:00
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Sunday 25 April 2021
15:00
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Wednesday 28 April 2021
20:00
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Thursday 29 April 2021
18:30
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Friday 30 April 2021
20:00
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