Whereof One Cannot Speak
Whereof One Cannot Speak Whereof One Cannot Speak photo: Artjom Belan
A vague childhood memory of loss? Or the faint notion that something new is just about to begin? Ludwig Wittgenstein's Proposition № 7 of his "Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus" inspired us to reflect on those aspects of the human experience, with which words may flirt, but which they would never be able to fully convey, and on the illusive nature of human communication.
choreo­graphy: Dan Pelleg, Marko E. Weigert, in colla­boration with the dancers
dancers (pre­miere cast): Amit Abend, Naomi Gibson, Nora Hage­neier, Mami Kawa­bata, Marianne Reynaudi, Rafail Boumpou­chero­poulos, Joan Ferré Gómez, Ariel Isakowitz, SeungHwan Lee, Alexandre May
light design: Marko E. Weigert
sound­track design: Dan Pelleg
rehearsal diretion: Naomi Gibson
stage set & cotume design: Markus Pysall
duration: ca. 98 min.
premiere: 1st June 2019, Görlitz / GHT Görlitz Zittau
music: Johann Strauß, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Řyvind Torvund, Angelica Negron, Giordano Trivellato, Giuliano Sacchetto, Johann Sebastian Bach, Jean Cocteau, Dan Parrish, Franz Schubert, Lera Auerbach, Ani Aznavoorian, Daniel Hoppe, Jacques Ammon, Hania Rani, Andy Scott, Sonny, Joseph Burke, Paul Francis Webster, Arijit Singh Pritam, Antara Mitra, Gabriel Fauré, Trio, Kurt Schwitters, Marcel Duchamp
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