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“Golem”

“Golem”

Genre: Movement performance

Date and time:  13 November, 6 p.m.

Language: In Bulgarian with English subtitles

Place:  “DNK – space for contemporary dance and performance

Address: 1 Bulgaria Sq. (against the fountains in the NDK subway)

Duration: 50 minutes

Team:

Concept author: Anna Dankova

Iva Sveshtarova – actress

Violeta Vitanova – actress

Irena Tsvetanova – actress

Stanimir Genov – scenography

Petar Parmakov, Yoanna Robova /“Crumbs“/ – sound

Leda Ekimova – costumes

With the special dramaturgy cooperation of Svetozar Georgiev /ghostdog/

 

Synopsis:

The project explores consumerism as a global epidemic, as a crazy centrifuge of resource – product-garbage, as an emotional, sexual, resource, market and information constitution of life. The project ascetically chooses the simple routine act of chewing a gum for its only means of theatrical exploration. The gum has been produced, flavoured, it is chemical, non-recyclable and its only function is pleasure. After chewing the gum is spitted out and thus becomes garbage. “Golem” explore consumerism in its partnership with the consumable, as a pseudo-realization of unconscious and never-ending dreams. The project interprets the eternal dream for the Paradise and circles around the trinity “emptiness – consumerism – pollution” in the context of the ancient Jewish myth for Golem.

Video trailer: https://www.facebook.com/golemsofia/videos/823841134384972/

Organization: Foundation “Cultura-Animi”