Performance

Xenia Koghilaki – Slamming

WUK

© Pinelopi Gerasimou for Onassis Stegi

Jul 22 2024
Währinger Straße 59
Vienna 1090
Phone: +43.1.523 55 58
23:00
Price: 20 Euro, Reduced: 17 Euro
20:00
Monday, July 22, 2024
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In her choreographies, Xenia Koghilaki looks for a “radical aliveness” usually reserved for punk concerts. But the fact that even this ritual of supposed total anarchy foots on “invisible solidarity rules” stays at the forefront of her mind: in order to let go, we hold onto one another. In Slamming, the Berlin- and Athens-based choreographer and her co-performers Irina Georgiou and Noumissa Sidibé form a three-headed, six-armed crowd, letting us take part in their collective exertion. Between anger and sweat and pain and pleasure, the three of them keep rearranging their grip, they lose and find each other, following Giorgios Poulios’ haunting sounds down into the depth of a feeling that is both certainly alive and impossible to name.

Slamming is supported in touring by ONASSIS STEGI’s Outward Turn Program.

Austrian Premiere

Dates:
22.7.2024, 23:00
24.7.2024, 20:00

Duration: 35 Min
Price: 20 Euro
Reduced: 17 Euro

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