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«I is another» – Rimbaud i Afrika

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Grusomhetens Teater presenting with premiere 26th of January, “I is another” – Rimbaud in Africa, written and directed by the groups artistic leader Lars Øyno.

 

This is the story about a great poet who left his artistry to become a merchant on another continent.

 

As former colleagues sat in Paris smoking cigarettes, a motivated Rimbaud fougt in Ethiopia to keep the goods flowing.

 

Rimbaud in Africa questions which role art have in society. What did Rimbaud find in selling coffee and guns that the poetry could not provide? Could an answer to this question have any meaning for our lives today?

 

“I is another” – Rimbaud in Africa
Manuscript & Direction: Lars Øyno

 

Actors: Hanne Dieserud, Live Noven, Miguel Steinsland,
Kirsti Sørlie Hansen, Henriette Blakstad, Gaute Næsheim,
Kristiane Nerdrum Bøgwald, and Jade Francis Haj
Music: Lars Tore Pedersen
Scenography: Thomas Sanne and Lars Øyno
Lighting: Jan Skomakerstuen
Costumes: Gjøril Bjercke Sæther
Assistant Direction: Johanna Øyno
Make-up: Trude Sneve
Video design: Jonas Ulleland
Producer: Brendan McCall

 

PREMIERE: 26 January 2017, at 19.00
performances through 11 February, every day except Sunday & Monday

 

 

RESERVATIONS:
billetter@grusomhetensteater.no / Tlf. 2220 3095
TICKETS: 200 kr / 150 kr

 

Grusomhetens Teater
Hausmannsgate 34 Hausmania, Oslo
Made possible with support from Oslo Kommune & Fond for Utøvende Kunstnere
www.grusomhetensteater.no
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