An imaginative duet in an intimate setting.
In the middle of a blue field with fair-weather clouds, there’s a … well, what is it actually? Because no one knows what it is, we call it a bed, a mountain, a house or anything else we think of. A man and woman appear. Like the fluttering of a butterfly, the stories emerge.
De Stilte treats young and old to an imaginative unfolding and evolving story in intimate surroundings. A tiny universe with dew, sun, wind, rain and snow is brought to life, in which the boundaries between audience and dancers gradually become blurred.
‘Light and playfull (…) The sympathetic part about the approach of choreographers Jack Timmermans and Jack Gallagher is they don’t overly explain what’s going on and rightly presume young kids can handle various forms of abstraction.’ – Theaterkrant