Political framed by the personal, that is framed by the artistic

Review of improv theatre project after seeing it once in Ljubljana, talking to its director twice or thrice and seeing its Berlin version on video

Our Lives: Community

Directed and co-author: Maja Dekleva Lapajne
Performers and co-authors: Alenka Marinič, Alexander Georgiev Mitrev, Beatrix Brunschko, Gilles Delvaulx, Audrius Bruzas, Mia Møller
Live music, composer and co-author: Hannu Risku
Production: Družina umetnosti Narobov and Zavod Federacija
November 2017, Ljubljana; March 2018, Berlin (video)

Our Lives 01 Photo Marusa Rems

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Going deeper, not farther

Review of a referential improvisational theatre performance, showcasing an alternative path for theatre improvisation.

Compagnie Combats Absurdes (Lyon): »Slow Impro«

concept and performance: Matthieu Loos, Marko Mayerl
music: Hannu Risku, lights: Borut Bučinel
november 2014, Naked Stage festival, Stara mestna elektrarna – Elektro Ljubljana.

Compagnie Combats Absurdes - Slow Impro 01 - Photo Kristjan Kolar

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Improvising FOR the audience or WITH the audience?

Thoughts on improvisational theatre that emerged at 2014 Naked Stage festival.

Naked Stage 2014, 12th international festival of improvised theatre

19 – 23. 11. 2014, Stara mestna elektrarna – Elektro Ljubljana; Prešernovo Gledališče Kranj
Production Zavod Federacija Ljubljana; Coproduction: Zavod Bunker, KUD Kiks

Naked Stage 2014 01 Hannu Risku, Matthieu Loo, Alenka Marinic - Photo Gregor Gobec
Hannu Risku, Matthieu Loo, and Alenka Marinič – “Old Friendship, New Love: Alenka Marinič and Matthieu Loos” (lights Borut Bučinel)

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