Friday, 5 September 2008

Introducing Open Dialogues: Performance Saga

3 – 6th December 2008, Schlachthaus Theater, Berne, Switzerland.

Open Dialogues: Performance Saga is a responsive writing project created for the “Performance Saga – Bone 11 Fesitval” in Berne, Switzerland, December 2008. Bone 11 invites artists from different generations to respond to each other’s work, and Open Dialogues: Performance Saga invites five writers to respond to these performances and associated discussions. Texts will be published in print and online, in English and German.

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The Performance Saga Bone 11 Festival is curated by by Katrin Grögel & Andrea Saemann, and features performances by Alison Knowles (US), Irene Loughlin (CA)/Jorge Manuel de Leon (GT), Muda Mathis (CH), Die Maulwerker (DE), Sands Murray-Wassink (NL), Carolee Schneemann (US), Annie Sprinkle/Elizabeth Stephens (US), Peter Vittali (CH), Martha Rosler (US), et al.

Open Dialogues: Performance Saga writers are: Mary Paterson (UK), Theron Schmidt (UK), Dagmar Reichert (CH), Chris Regn (CH) and Jana Ullman (CH). Translator: Almut Rembges (CH). Assisted by the graphic designer Nicole Boillat (CH)