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Vincent Dunoyer (BE/FR)

DVD DVD

12. april 2018

Kunsthøgskolen i Oslo 12.04.2018 19:00

Why does one want to become a dancer? And how does one relate, thirty years later, to this desire?  DVD DVD is a performance as a personal narrative, a collection of fragments of memories intertwining the intimate and the professional, a live document that navigates between language, music and video. In DVD DVD, a dancer (Dancer Vincent Dunoyer) explores his past as if he was somebody else, a double, a character in a fiction that is his own reality.

+ The performance is followed by a conversation with Mette Edvardsen.
+ Seminar April 13.
+ Arranged in collaboration with Oslo National Academy of the Arts

Vincent Dunoyer began his dance career with Wim Vandekeybus, and danced with Rosas for six years. Since 1998, he has been working as a freelance dancer, actor and choreographer. He has presented various performances at the Kaaitheater, including Sister (2007), a duet with Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker; and Encore (2009), a reconstruction of his repertoire as a dancer. Since 2010, he has also been flirting with visual art, creating pieces like Pairforming (together with the painter Lucas Devriendt, 2011) and O.L.V. van Vaak/Notre Dame du Sommeil (with Berlinde De Bruyckere, 2013).

Tekst og performance / Texts and performance: Vincent Dunoyer. Samarbeid dramaturgi / Collaboration to the dramaturgy: Bart Van den Eynde. Co-produsenter / Co-producers: Charleroi Danses, Kaaitheater. Støttet av / With the support of: Fédération Wallonie Bruxelles, Direction générale de la Culture, Service général des Arts de la Scène.