Tue 20 February 2018

14:00

Atelier Kaos

the vacuum cleaner & Hannah Hull

Madlove

workshop

Madlove
Madlove

The vacuum cleaner is joining forces with artist Hannah Hull, and together they are inviting you to a workshop about mental health and the psychiatric institution of the future. How can we better understand the power relationships between patients and staff?

20:30

Kaaitheater

Noé Soulier

Faits et gestes

dance

Faits et gestes
Faits et gestes

Inspired by baroque compositional patterns, Noé Soulier has created a piece for four dancers. Set to the forceful piano tones of Bach and Johan Jakob Froberger – composers who always attempted to create musical rhetoric – Soulier researches how we perceive and interpret movements.

Wed 21 February 2018

20:30

Kaaistudio's

Vera Tussing & Esse Vanderbruggen

Both, Two

dance

Both, Two
Both, Two

Two female bodies entwine until they become only one. Or three? Or… none? Where does a body actually begin? A clear question resounds in this duet that both refers to the tropes of the genre but also transcends them. What does it mean nowadays to be two together?

Thu 22 February 2018

19:00

Kaaistudio's

the vacuum cleaner

Mental

theatre

Mental
Mental

The Police calls him a Domestic Extremist. The National Health Service has labelled him ‘highly disturbed’ and borderline. He prefers the term Mental. After spending 14 years as an outlaw and in-patient, artist and activist the vacuum cleaner shares an autobiographical performance told through his psychiatric records and police files.

20:30

Kaaistudio's

Vera Tussing & Esse Vanderbruggen

Both, Two

dance

Both, Two
Both, Two

Two female bodies entwine until they become only one. Or three? Or… none? Where does a body actually begin? A clear question resounds in this duet that both refers to the tropes of the genre but also transcends them. What does it mean nowadays to be two together?

21:00

Kaaistudio's

the vacuum cleaner

Mental

theatre

Mental
Mental

The Police calls him a Domestic Extremist. The National Health Service has labelled him ‘highly disturbed’ and borderline. He prefers the term Mental. After spending 14 years as an outlaw and in-patient, artist and activist the vacuum cleaner shares an autobiographical performance told through his psychiatric records and police files.

Fri 23 February 2018

19:00

Kaaistudio's

the vacuum cleaner

Mental

theatre

Mental
Mental

The Police calls him a Domestic Extremist. The National Health Service has labelled him ‘highly disturbed’ and borderline. He prefers the term Mental. After spending 14 years as an outlaw and in-patient, artist and activist the vacuum cleaner shares an autobiographical performance told through his psychiatric records and police files.

20:30

Kaaitheater

Tibaldus

Yvonne, Prinses van Bourgondië

theatre

Yvonne, Prinses van Bourgondië
Yvonne, Prinses van Bourgondië

Tibaldus is presenting Yvonne, Princess of Burgundy by the Polish avant-garde author Witold Gombrowicz. The performance area is a circle on the stage. As a viewer, you enter this arena in which a veritable battle unfolds. In the hands of these young performers, Gombrowicz’s absurd universe gets a fresh and playful update!

20:30

Kaaistudio's

Erik Thys, the vacuum cleaner, Hannah Hull & Inne Goris

On Creativity, Psychiatric Vulnerability, and Madlove

talk

On Creativity, Psychiatric Vulnerability, and Madlove
On Creativity, Psychiatric Vulnerability, and Madlove

Is there a connection between creative sensibility and psychiatric vulnerability? Are fruitful minds also fragile minds? Psychiatrist Erik Thys gives a keynote lecture, after which he will debate with the vacuum cleaner and Hannah Hull (MadLove) and Inne Goris (Huis).

Sat 24 February 2018

19:00

Kaaistudio's

the vacuum cleaner

Mental

theatre

Mental
Mental

The Police calls him a Domestic Extremist. The National Health Service has labelled him ‘highly disturbed’ and borderline. He prefers the term Mental. After spending 14 years as an outlaw and in-patient, artist and activist the vacuum cleaner shares an autobiographical performance told through his psychiatric records and police files.

20:30

Kaaitheater

Tibaldus

Yvonne, Prinses van Bourgondië

theatre

Yvonne, Prinses van Bourgondië
Yvonne, Prinses van Bourgondië

Tibaldus is presenting Yvonne, Princess of Burgundy by the Polish avant-garde author Witold Gombrowicz. The performance area is a circle on the stage. As a viewer, you enter this arena in which a veritable battle unfolds. In the hands of these young performers, Gombrowicz’s absurd universe gets a fresh and playful update!

21:00

Kaaistudio's

the vacuum cleaner

Mental

theatre

Mental
Mental

The Police calls him a Domestic Extremist. The National Health Service has labelled him ‘highly disturbed’ and borderline. He prefers the term Mental. After spending 14 years as an outlaw and in-patient, artist and activist the vacuum cleaner shares an autobiographical performance told through his psychiatric records and police files.

Wed 28 February 2018

20:30

Kaaistudio's

tg STAN, de KOE & Maatschappij Discordia

Atelier

theatre

Atelier
Atelier

Do playwrights – like sculptors and painters – have studios where they turn their ideas into material? Matthias de Koning, Damiaan De Schrijver and Peter Van den Eede construct the fourth wall, and subsequently demolish it again. Welcome to this laboratory of naturalism, realism and hyperrealism!

20:30

Kaaitheater

Bashar Murkus / Khashabi Theatre

Other Places

theatre

Other Places
Other Places

What does Palestine mean to the extensive Palestinian diaspora of refugees and self-imposed exiles? Along with five actors, Bashar Murkus suggests a form that connects all these stories in a new kind of Palestinian identity: one that is not tied to a particular territory.