Theatre. Dance. Art. Video installations. Literature. Music. Technology. It’s hard to label the shows in the biennial Performatik festival. The focus is on work founded on exchange and collaboration between disciplines. The common element is always the live event, the encounter between you and the performer in the here and now. Call it what you like: performance art, live art, body art. It’s a recurring element in 20th-century art and its revival usually signals renewal, or the emergence of an avant-garde. It’s a sign that things are going well in the arts!
The Kaaitheater initiated this festival, but so as not to limit it to the dance an...Read more