Koen Broos

House

LOD / Inne Goris
25 Oct
-
28 Mar
  • Fri 25 Oct
    00:00
    On tour,
    La Criée - Marseille (FR)
  • Sat 26 Oct
    00:00
    On tour,
    La Criée - Marseille (FR)
  • Sun 27 Oct
    00:00
    On tour,
    La Criée - Marseille (FR)
  • Mon 11 Nov
    00:00
    On tour,
    Bronks - Brussel (BE)
  • Tue 19 Nov
    00:00
    On tour,
    Théâtre Nouvelle Génération - Lyon (FR)
  • Thu 21 Nov
    00:00
    On tour,
    Théâtre Nouvelle Génération - Lyon (FR)
  • Fri 22 Nov
    00:00
    On tour,
    Théâtre Nouvelle Génération - Lyon (FR)
  • Sat 23 Nov
    00:00
    On tour,
    Théâtre Nouvelle Génération - Lyon (FR)
  • Sun 24 Nov
    00:00
    On tour,
    Théâtre Nouvelle Génération - Lyon (FR)
  • Mon 25 Nov
    00:00
    On tour,
    Théâtre Nouvelle Génération - Lyon (FR)
  • Fri 27 Mar
    00:00
    On tour,
    CC Ter Vesten - Beveren (BE)
  • Sat 28 Mar
    00:00
    On tour,
    CC Ter Vesten - Beveren (BE)
Inne Goris invites you into a house. With headphones on, you explore every room. Who lives there? What do they do? What are they waiting for?
 

There is the house.
You know it from the outside.
You sometimes hear a sound, but not much.
Someone counting to ten. Clattering. Snoring.
You don’t learn much from walking around it.
You are curious.
Who lives there?
If you could sneak inside one day.
Perhaps the door will be ajar.
How quietly can you sneak?
How quickly can you crawl out?
Do you collect sounds?
An earful from every room?
Psst!
Did you hear me?
Guess where I am!
Can you hear me snoring? Can you hear me humming?
Can you see my knees? The end of my nose?
I can be anywhere.
I know this house. I am this house.
I creep as slowly as a chair, even quieter than your thoughts.
Come!
Are you looking for me, can you find me?
I was the mother, you were the child.
Or was it the other way round?

 

Part of
Inne Goris

Inne Goris invites you into a home of a mother and a child. With headphones on you explore every space. Who lives there? Wat are they doing? What are they waiting for?

House is an installation show, not a traditional theatre performance, but a large house on stage where you, as a visitor, can walk through at your own pace. The performance lasts 50 minutes. Every hour 30 persons can descend into the poetic world of Inne Goris and Laura Broekhuijsen. Children get to hear the story from the mother. Adults hear the story of the child. Teachers also get to hear the story of the mother, so that they know which story their students have heard. Teenagers can choose which story they prefer to hear.

Credits

concept Inne Goris installation Stef Stessel, Koen Broos text Laura Broekhuysen composition Wouter Snoei musical direction Romain Bischoff voice daughter (registration) TBC voice mother (registration) TBC realization décor hetpaleis & De Brug english translation P.C. Evans technical coordination Nic Roseeuw, Erik Moonen technicians Pino Etz, Diederik Suykens production manager Isabel Vermeulen, Rozemarijn van Kalmthout production LOD muziektheater & hetpaleis coproduction Silbersee