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Teenage Riot - internationally acclaimed Belgian theatre performance on the darker sides of teenage life - 31 Oct.t & 1 Nov

Pressmeddelande   •   Okt 19, 2010 13:18 CEST

 
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International performance theatre for youths and adults.

Sunday 31 Oktober kl 18.00 - SWEDEN PREMIER
Monday 1 November kl 19.00

Eight youngsters shut themselves off because they feel like it. They don’t know why exactly. In fact, they don’t even know what they want or don’t want but there’s enough lust, frustration, irritation to find out what’s shitty about the fact that they’ll become someone like you.

A new performance by Alexander Devriendt, director of Once and For All We’re Gonna Tell You Who We Are So Shut up and Listen

Director: Alexander Devriendt  • Actors: Jorge De Geest, Verona Verbakel, Marthe Hoet, Koba Ryckewaert, Edouard Devriendt, Nanouk Lemmerling, Ian Ghysels & Alice Dooreman  • Text: Joeri Smet & Alexander Devriendt • Dramaturgy: Mieke Versyp • Scenography: Sophie De Somere in collaboration with Helmut Van den Meersschaut • Light Design: Jeroen Doise • Music: Korneel Moreaux

Length: 1 tim 10 min (no intermission)
From 15 years. Performed in english.

Teenage Riot is a co-production of Ontroerend Goed, Kopergietery, Drum Theatre Plymouth & Richard Jordan Productions Ltd.
With the support of the Flemish Community, the Province of East-Flanders, the City of Ghent, Plymouth City Council and Arts Council England.

www.ontroerendgoed.be
www.kopergietery.be

For more information and press pictures visit www.pustervik.goteborg.se

Contacts:

Annika Moe, press, Pustervik
Tel:  +46 (0)31-3683238
E-mail: annika.moe@kultur.goteborg.se

Hellen Smitterberg, artistic director, Pustervik
Tel: +46 (0)31-368 32 83
E-mail: hellen.smitterberg@kultur.goteborg.se

Monica Misson, producer, Pustervik
Tel: +46 (0)31-368 32 33
E-mail: monica.misson@kultur.goteborg.se


In collaboration with Inkonst in Malmö and Konst- och kulturutveckling, Västra Götalandsregionen.
Supported by Statens kulturråd.