Una giornata qualunque del danzatore Gregorio Samsa
24-27 JAN 2019
Full ticket: 22 euros
Reduced ticket (under 30/over 65): 16 euros
Student ticket: 11 euros
The performance is part of the subscription Invito a Teatro
Thursday – Saturday 8 pm
Sunday 4 pm
Running time: 60'
Triennale Teatro dell'Arte
The second protagonist of the section dedicated to the Grand Masters is Eugenio Barba who signs his first performance out of Odin Teatret (international company of which he is the founder and director), together with Lorenzo Gleijeses and Odin’s historic actress, Julia Varley. To complete the artistic cast is Mirto Baliani with his live music, Michele di Stefano and Chiara Lagani, Fanny and Alexander’s dramaturg and artist who consulted on the text.
A project inspired by Franz Kafka’s work in which three different narratives intersect: some biographic elements of the writer himself; the incidents befalling Gregor Samsa, the central character of The Metamorphosis; and, those befalling an imaginary dancer with the same name who, in a claustrophobic reality, remains prisoner of an obsessive repetition of his own performative material.
based on the work of: Franz Kafka
direction and dramaturgy: Eugenio Barba, Lorenzo Gleijeses e Julia Varley
original music (performed live): Mirto Baliani
choreographic objects: Michele di Stefano
dramaturgical advice: Chiara Lagani
production: Nordisk Teaterlaboratorium, Fondazione TPE, and Gitiesse Artisti Riuniti