Fri 7 Feb ’2020:00 - 21:15Hertog Jan Zaal
The dance performance Kiem is about vigor and spiritedness. It's about wanting to escape from what's stopping you and the urge to break free.
To fill the body full of fresh air in order to be able to embrace unprecedented possibilities with renewed energy. Following Home and Broos, Kiem is Conny Janssen's latest theatrical piece, with a large adventuresome ensemble of ten dancers.
Conny Janssen's work has received many awards and has been seen at various festivals. Conny Janssen Danst is also a breeding ground for young talent. Both young dancers and young dance makers are given the opportunity to develop within the professional environment of the company. This makes the company an important ambassador for modern dance.
"New choreography by Conny Janssen is richer than the visible symbolism" (Volkskrant ★★★★)
"The gray veil is slowly moving up in" Kiem "by Conny Janssen" (NRC ★★★)
"Taking the knocks of life together" (Theaterkrant)
"A classic catharsis, with hope shining on the horizon" ★★★