FC Bergman

JR

theatre

JR
JR

18.03 – 22.03.2020

William Gaddis is one of the most influential authors in American postmodern literature. His 1975 magnum opus JR is a complex and hilarious satire on capitalism. FC Bergman has opted for an ambitious adaptation that unmasks contemporary humanity. The company is building a sky-high set in the halls of Paleis12 at the Heizel, around which an extensive ensemble of actors will reconstruct the kaleidoscopic world of JR.

Grand Tour 2020
Grand Tour 2020

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VIDEO: Afua Hirsch

Conversation #4: on race, identity, and belonging

VIDEO: Afua Hirsch
VIDEO: Afua Hirsch

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In the Conversations series of evening discussions, leading authors, intellectuals and philosophers debate the concept of authenticity. For Conversation #4, we invited Afua Hirsch, author of Brit(ish): On Race, Identity and Belonging.

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VIDEO: Mogobe Ramose

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a conversation with Els Dietvorst

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WITH ART, WE ARE LESS LIKELY TO BE DECEIVED

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