He cultivates the contrasts in Manga aesthetics - gentle and hard, kisses and punches - and then compresses it into a real roller coaster ride of becoming an adult. André Pause - unser38.de
"What would you not want to do on a stage?'', Said Martijn Joling explaining about the beginning of his process.
Photography by © Andreas J. Etter
Limitless does not only challenge the limits of the dancers, but also breaks the limitation of set choreography by using a free structure.
Playing a game might be nice at first, but as we see in playgrounds, rules of the game are constantly changing. Are we even playing by the rules from the beginning? An innocent game can easily turn into a rough fight with our closest ones.
Whilst playing a game, we’re trying to extend our limits in order to receive an inner feeling of satisfaction - just like kids experience when running around in a playground. Nothing is impossible in the playground. You can do what you want to do and be whoever you want to be.
Will you try breaking the rules of the playground?
Let’s play a game!
Be it a talk show, a quiz, a reality game show, fetish, or another type of game.
From funny behavior to sexual desires, situations of cruelty to childhood memories.
Choreography: Martijn Joling
Dramaturgy: Philipp Amelungsen
Lighting designer / technician: Harry Heutink
Costumes: Britta Bremer
Premiere: Staatstheater Braunschweig, Kleines haus