Farid Fairuz took the Romanian cultural scene by storm in 2010 with his critical performances on capitalism, sexuality, cultural production and religion that sharply mirror failures of the local society. Until he reinvented himself as Farid Fairuz and assumed a fictional biography, the artist Mihai Mihalcea was one of the most active in the field of contemporary dance in Romania, after 1989. He has initiated and been part of many projects that has led to the international recognition of Romanian contemporary dance.
Realia (Bucharest-Beirut) is a performance that combines temporal layers,
Artistic direction and performance: Farid Fairuz. Text, costumes and set design: Farid Fairuz. Music: Dhafer Youssef, Brent Lewis, Karpov not Kasparov, P. I. Ceaikovski, Margareta Paslaru. Technical support: Mircea Andrei Ghinea. Production: Solitude Project & Caminul Cultural. Project financed by: The National Cultural Found and supported by Colectiv A.