Gardenia – 10 years later

Alain Platel - Franck van Laecke - Les ballets C de la B

Transformism as a brilliant lesson in life in this revision of one of Platel's most celebrated shows

Alain Platel, a key figure in European theatre, returns to the festival with a new version of one of his most emblematic shows. A brilliant tribute to the ambiguity of genders, survival and a reflection on the passage of time.

Duration: 1 h 45 min

Premiere in the Spanish State

State: Belgium

Show in Flemish, French, Spanish, English, German and Russian

Artistic team

  • Direction: Alain Platel and Frank van Laecke
  • Based on a concept by Vanessa van Durme
  • Creation and performance: Vanessa van Durme, Griet Debacker, Andrea de Laet (†), Richard Tootsie Dierick, Danilo Povolo, Gerrit Becker, Hendrik Lebon, Dirk van Vaerenbergh and Rudy Suwyns
  • Music: Steven Prengels
  • Scenic space: Paul Gallis
  • Costume: Marie Costume Lauwers and Dorine Demuynck
  • Lighting: Kurt Lefevre
  • Sound space: Sam Serruys
  • Wigs: Claudine Grinwis Plaat Stultjes and Dian Vandecruys
  • Production: NT Gent and Les ballets C de la B
  • Coproduction: Le Volcan Scène nationale du Havre

By the same director

Requiem pour L. (TA18), Out of Context – for Pina (TA17), Nicht schlafen (TA16), Coup Fatal (TA14), Gardenia (TA10)

5 November, 20:006 November, 17:00
Price: 36 € / 25 € / 10 €
36.2% d'entrades disponibles


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