Cindy Van Acker

Zaoum

dance

Zaoum
Zaoum

17.02 – 18.02.2017

A Chance for the Politics of Tomorrow
A Chance for the Politics of Tomorrow

21.02 – 20.03.2017

A Love Supreme
A Love Supreme

23.02 – 04.03.2017

Laura Van Dolron

WIJ

theatre

WIJ
WIJ

23.02 – 25.02.2017

Forced Entertainment

Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare

theatre

Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare
Complete Works: Table Top Shakespeare

07.03 – 12.03.2017

One by one, over six days, Forced Entertainment performers condense every Shakespeare play ever written into a series of 36 forty minute works played out on a one metre tabletop – each play comically and intimately retold via a series of lovingly made miniatures and a collection of everyday unextraordinary objects.

Ivo Van Hove & Muziektheater Transparant

The Diary of One Who Disappeared

music theatre

The Diary of One Who Disappeared
The Diary of One Who Disappeared

11.03 – 12.03.2017

In 1917, the Czech composer Leoš Janáček wrote Zápisník zmizelého: ‘The Diary of One Who Disappeared’. This spirited tale in verse is about a village lad who gives up everything to follow a mysterious gypsy girl. The resulting 22-scene song cycle is a delicate mix of cruelty and tenderness.

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VIDEO: Inigo Wilkins

The Myth of Golem

VIDEO: Inigo Wilkins
VIDEO: Inigo Wilkins

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The myth of Golem recasts in modern form a question that has been central to philosophy since the ancient Greek distinction between animate and inanimate matter, it also augurs current dilemmas in robotics and artificial intelligence. Drawing on recent neuroscientific theories of consciousness, the young British philosopher Inigo Wilkins weaves these strands together to outline the contemporary significance of the myth.

VIDEO: Isabelle Stengers & nY

Thinking with Stengers

VIDEO: Isabelle Stengers & nY
VIDEO: Isabelle Stengers & nY

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Leading Belgian philosopher Isabelle Stengers and literary magazine nY will immerse you in the world of science. And political thought. And witchcraft. Stengers has invited speakers from various disciplines to develop new perspectives on knowledge and knowledge production.

Beiroet in de Kaaistudio’s: “In elk opzicht is het werk van die jonge makers urgent.”

een gesprek met Mohamed Ikoubaân en Cees Vossen

Beiroet in de Kaaistudio’s: “In elk opzicht is het werk van die jonge makers urgent.”
Beiroet in de Kaaistudio’s: “In elk opzicht is het werk van die jonge makers urgent.”

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Het nomadisch kunstencentrum Moussem richt dit jaar de schijnwerpers op Beiroet tijdens het festival Moussem Cities. Twee weken lang kan je in verschillende Brusselse instellingen proeven van wat Libanon op artistiek vlak te bieden heeft. In de Kaaistudio’s ligt de focus op jongere theater- en performancekunstenaars. Een gesprek met Mohamed Ikoubaân en Cees Vossen over kunst in de Arabische wereld, sociaal engagement en lange werkprocessen.

Table Top Shakespeare: Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide

Tim Etchells on Forced Entertainment's Complete Works

Table Top Shakespeare: Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide
Table Top Shakespeare: Nowhere to run, nowhere to hide

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Tim Etchells invites you for the Forced Entertainment marathon of the Shakespeare's Complete Works.

VIDEO: Srećko Horvat

Subversion? From the anarchism of banks to the anarchist banker

VIDEO: Srećko Horvat
VIDEO: Srećko Horvat

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The young Croatian philosopher, author and political activist Srećko Horvat is undoubtedly one of the leading voices of his generation. His talk starts from Fernando Pessoa’s novel The Anarchist Banker and then provides a unique theoretical insight into possible subversions in a time which is getting darker day by day. In English.

VIDEO: Raafat Majzoub

The Farewell Chronicles

VIDEO: Raafat Majzoub
VIDEO: Raafat Majzoub

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For the opening of Moussem Cities Raafat Majzoub wrote a new text, departed from his weekly column  The Farewell Chronicles or the Beirut-based Al-Akhbar. In English