GINKGO or: 56 million years ago there were palm trees on the North Pole

Nicole Beutler Projects, Consensus Vocalis & O
Fri 27 Jan ’23 20:30
A ritual for transformation
Fri 27 Jan ’23
20:30

Ginkgo is a ritual exercise of the future. A last ecstatic dance where passionate, committed and furious fights are made for survival in search of space for new perspectives.

After the great success of 8: Metamorphosis, visual theater maker Nicole Beutler is once again creating a unique total experience about the end of humanity on planet earth. In this dance opera, five dancers, one thereminist and the Consensus Vocalis choir say goodbye to the world as we know it. This performance is the first part of the trilogy Rituals of Transformation (towards a new humanity) in which Beutler and her team search for a new balance between humans, plants, animals, fungi and AI

About Nicole Beutler

Nicole Beutler has a background in visual arts and German literature and studied choreography at the SNDO in Amsterdam. In the past twenty years, she has left a mark on the Dutch performing arts with her unique signature. In addition to many nominations, her work has been awarded the VSCD Mome Prize and the Dioraphte Prize twice. In 2018, Beutler received the Gieskes-Strijbis Podium Prize for the diversity of her collective work.