Jette Loona Hermanis & Anna Ansone – FrostBite

Aug 1 2024
Währinger Straße 59
Vienna 1090
Phone: +43.1.523 55 58
Price: 24 Euro, Reduced: 20 Euro
Thursday, August 1, 2024
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“A score that can function only through utterly committing to the delusion”: that is Jette Loona Hermanis’ FrostBite. A seemingly convoluted, nuclear world of winter, populated by polyclay works of artist Sofija Frančeska Putniņa and a peculiar family consisting of three people and a root. But it doesn’t take long until we start to recognise ourselves behind the skin prosthetics (by Martina Gofman) and the alien-seeming make-up, until their strange educational methods resemble the rituals that we like to impose on ourselves and each other on the daily. The eccentric way in which Hermanis and her co-performers Anna Ansone and Krišjānis Elviks “play house” makes palpable how our desire for pre-installed roles and rules control even our deepest and most abstruse fantasies.

Austrian Premiere

1.8.2024, 19:00
3.8.2024, 19:00

Duration: 70 Min
Price: 24 Euro
Reduced: 20 Euro

In English.
This performance contains theatrical fog, strobe lightning effects and loud music.