Private Room

A conversation that I had with a videotape we made in a single afternoon - Rachid Ouramdane was projected alone in a room asking to be remembered and controlled. I willingly invaded his privacy for my own needs. The piece has an intimate but dead quality to it, even a bit perverse.
Meg Stuart - Brussels, 2004


Concept, choreography, text and performance Meg Stuart and Rachid Ouramdane
Created as a part of Highway 101 at Kaaitheaterstudio's, Brussels
Music Bart Aga
Production Damaged Goods
Co-production Schauspielhaus Zurich (Zurich), Kaaitheater / Bruxelles/Brussel 2000 (Brussels), Wiener Festwochen / (Vienna), Centre Georges Pompidou / Festival d'Automne (Paris), Rotterdamse Schouwburg / Rotterdam 2001 / TENT. (Rotterdam)
Supported by the American Center Foundation (Paris), the Bohen Foundation (Paris) and l'AFAA (Paris)

© Derk Jan Wooldrik