Ophelia is not dead
|Conceived and performed: Izabela Chlewińska
|Direction consultant: Jacek Owczarek
|Music: Jacek Grudzień
|Duration: 40 minutes
|Produced by: Teatr Nowy im. K.Dejmka, Fundacja Biblioteka Babel
|Premiere: Teatr Nowy im. K.Dejmka, Łódź, Poland 2008
„Ophelia is not dead” is a mono spectacle beginning just after the death of the heroine. Non-existent Ophelia says and does only what she feels like. Time and space do not matter to her.
King ”The International” story
Glasses (goggles preferred)
Various clothing including male shorts
And other sounds.
„Ophelia is not Dead” is inspired by different literature like: Waves written by Virginia Woolf, Ophelia’s death written by Stanisław Wyspiański and different works written by Aglaja Veteranyi.
The spectacle has been prepared as part of the agreement between the participants of the DanceWEB Europe Scholarship Programme for Contemporary Dance in Vienna 2008