Romeo Castellucci

Democracy in America
freely based on Tocqueville’s essay

Théâtre de Vidy
theater / ~ 2h
(with FR and ENG surtitles)
Price M (except special prices)
Thursday 30.03, 07:00 pm
Friday 31.03, 08:30 pm
Saturday 01.04, 02:30 pm
Sunday 02.04, 05:30 pm
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Romeo Castellucci embarks on the discovery of a forgotten celebration in which tragedy would recover its primary function: to be the necessary and obscure double of the political arena, to remind us of the drifting of beings and the dysfunction inherent to all human organization.

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Coproduction:
deSingel International Artcampus, Anvers – Wiener Festwochen, Vienne – Printemps des Comédiens, Montpellier – National Taichung Theatre, Taiwan – Holland Festival, Amsterdam – Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz, Berlin – Festival d’Automne à Paris avec la MC93-Maison de la Culture de Seine Saint-Denis, Bobigny – Le Manège-Scène nationale de Maubeuge – Teatro Arriaga Antzokia, Bilbao – São Luiz Teatro Municipal, Lisbonne – Peak Performances, Montclair State University
With the participation of:
Théâtre de Vidy, Lausanne and Athens and Epidaurus Festival
With the support of:
Ministero dei beni e attività culturali, Regione Emilia Romagna e Comune di Cesena