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Musilmarathon

De man zonder eigenschappen I, II & III

Under the title, De man zonder eigenschappen, Guy Cassiers stages Robert Musil’s Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften (The Man Without Qualities), one of the great novels of the twentieth century. He does this in three separate parts, which together show a society in the process of disintegration. 

With Robert Musil’s Der Mann ohne Eigenschaften (The Man without Qualities) Guy Cassiers directs one of the great panoramic novels of the twentieth century. The story is a critical, ironic and grotesque painting of a society – the great Austro- Hungarian Empire – which is dancing on a volcano, unaware of its imminent eruption. Musil proves an engineer of the human mind and also a subtle craftsman who exposes the machinery of political and social life. In Cassiers’ version De man zonder eigenschappen consists of three parts which show the prism of a disintegrating society: De parallelactie (The Parallel Action, part 1), Het mystieke huwelijk (The Mystic Marriage, part 2) and De misdaad (The Crime, part 3). The three parts can be seen together one last time in a marathon session in Antwerp.

Credits

director

  • Guy Cassiers

dramaturgy

  • Erwin Jans

text

  • Robert Musil

adaptation

  • Erwin Jans
  • Guy Cassiers
  • Filip Vanluchene
  • Yves Petry

performance

  • Johan Leysen
  • Liesa Van der Aa
  • Dirk Buyse
  • Gilda De Bal
  • Vic De Wachter
  • Wim van der Grijn
  • Katelijne Damen
  • Katelijne Damen
  • Johan Van Assche
  • Marc Van Eeghem
  • Tom Dewispelaere
  • Dries Vanhegen

design

  • Enrico Bagnoli
  • Guy Cassiers

light design

  • Enrico Bagnoli

image editing

  • Frederik Jassogne

sound design

  • Liesa Van der Aa
  • Diederik De Cock

artistic collaborator

  • Luc De Wit

live piano

  • Johan Bossers

musical adaptation

  • Johan Bossers

costume design

  • Valentine Kempynck

production

  • Toneelhuis

coproduction

  • deSingel Internationale Kunstcampus
  • CDN Orléans
  • Maison de la Culture d'Amiens
  • Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg
  • Holland Festival

All data

Er zijn geen aankomende activiteiten voor dit event.

  1. Saturday 26 May 2012 — Kunstenfestivaldesarts | De Munt, Brussels
  2. Saturday 16 June 2012 — 15U00 — Bourlaschouwburg, Antwerp
  3. Saturday 23 June 2012 — Holland Festival, Amsterdam
  4. Sunday 24 June 2012 — Holland Festival, Amsterdam
  5. Saturday 13 October 2012 — 15U00 — Bourlaschouwburg, Antwerp
  6. Saturday 1 December 2012 — Maison de la Culture, Amiens
  7. Saturday 15 December 2012 — Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg, Luxemburg

Nieuws over ‘Musilmarathon’

Article — 14 December 2012

Allerlaatste voorstelling van de Musilmarathon!

Op zaterdag 15 december speelt de elfkoppige acteursploeg de marathonvoorstelling van De man zonder eigenschappen in Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg (LU). De voorstelling wordt Frans en Duits boventiteld.

Quote — 2 October 2012

"This musil marathon says more about our society than many newspapers and news broadcasts together."

Yves Desmet
Video — 31 August 2012

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