Biennale programme

Filtered on: The jury's choice international

Bounce!

Bounce!

Performance

The jury's choice international

Bounce! happily discusses the failure, an universal experience, an unexpected start for a new way of living.

Dance

Lower primary school

Middle school

Chotto Desh (Storbritannien), bibu 2016

Chotto Desh (UK)

Performance

The jury's choice international

Akram Khan’s Desh was an instant hit with audiences and critics alike when it was first presented in 2011.

Dance

English

De Passant, show image, bibu 2018, Photo: Kathleen Michiels

De Passant

Performance

The jury's choice international

Some people feel at home wherever they are. Others spend their whole life looking, wandering hither and thither, longing for a place to put down roots and eventually come home to. But what exactly is home? "De Passant" (The Passer-by) from the Belgian group Laika, is visual, dancing and energetic theatre. A show as as score consisting of individual notes, which gradually harmonize with each other and in the end

Theatre

Dance

Show image, bibu 2016

Echoa (France)

Performance

The jury's choice international

French dance company Arcosm presents the highly praised ECHOA. The production reflects the company’s objective to build bridges between artistic disciplines and languages.

Dance

Musical

English

Future Beats

Future Beats

Performance

The jury's choice international

The earliest rhythm can be perceived as ritualized everyday occurrences: Calm and attention, satisfaction and protest, hunger and fulfillment.

Musical theatre

Preschool

Family

Konferenz der wesentlichen Dinge, bibu 2018, Photo: Julius Matuschik

Konferenz der wesentlichen Dinge

Performance

The jury's choice international

What would happen if you could chose your own family? What kind of freedom would it create? Who would take care of whom?

Theatre

English

Listening Party

Listening Party

Performance

The jury's choice international

It's a teenage party and they cry if they want to.

Dance

Middle school

Lower secondary school

Upper secondary school

Oorlog, show image, bibu 2018

Oorlog

Performance

The jury's choice international

A balloon, slowly loosing it’s air. Little helicopters falling of a tree. A shower that weeps. An audience that shoots and three soldiers on roller-skates, speaking backwards with shock. Three soldiers finding themselves in a bizarre, ungraspable world who are helplessly unable to cope: "We wished we had something proper to say. Sorry. But war is just too big, even for us. We are just here to put on a

Theatre

The Ballad of the Apathetic Son and his Narcissistic Mother

The Ballad of the Apathetic Son and his Narcissistic Mother

Performance

The jury's choice international

This high-energy performance exposes the inherent narcissism that is at the centre of motherhood and how this becomes a burden to the child embarking on adulthood.

Dance

Theatre

Middle school

Lower secondary school

Upper secondary school

English