Puppet Theatre Maribor

Jump to content

  • Puppet Theatre Maribor

Puppet Theatre Maribor - Home page

Flesh or Revelation 15+

The flesh is. / Also revelation? / Is the apocalypse really to happen? / A call to the sky. A call from beyond. A scream. / How do the great words of man sound when they cease to be human? / Is this the Book of all books? Confessiones? Requiem? / When I hear myself through someone who is not me, when matter speaks (= dead) – when it steps in my desperate place – how do I sound? / When I have no face and only the voice remains. And the body. Which is flesh. / How does flesh sound? / My face is a mask, which cannot be removed. / My body hurts. / My voice is seeking sound before the final whistle. / My flesh has no name.

Press:
Flesh or Revelation received the Grand Prix for Best Performance at the Biennial of Puppetry Artists of Slovenia in September 2011.

Explanation by the jury:
The performance Flesh or Revelation uses contemporary performance means and invites adult viewers in an entirely untraditional manner to examine their own existence and the urgency of confessing in a crisis situation – the moment before death. This post-modernist performance with quotes from the development of European civilization, from the Holy Bible and the testimonials of Saint Augustus to the Apocalypsis cum figuris show by Jerzy Grotowski, creates a distinctively autonomous, grotesque world in the cleft of the collective and subjective subconscious. It is exactly here that it discovers new performance possibilities and implements them in the interaction between the actor, the puppet, and the object. The oscillation between the expressiveness of the play on one side and the emphasized musicality and rhythm on the other creates a stage world that does not enforce clear answers on the audience, but rather raises questions that stimulate their insight and perception – not only on a rational level, but on an emotional and subconscious level as well.

Gallery

Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>
Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>
Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>
Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>
Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>
Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>
Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>
Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>
Flesh or Revelation <em>Photo: Boštjan Lah</em>

Premiere — 20. October 2010


This site uses cookies for better performance and user experience. Do you agree to use of cookies?

Find out more

Cookies on our web page

Legal basis

The legal basis for the cookie policy notice is the EU E-Privacy Directive (Directive 2009/136) and the amended Electronic Communications Act (Official Gazette of the Republic of Slovenia, No. 109/2012) that entered into force in the beginning of 2013 and brought about new regulations governing the use of cookies and similar technologies for the storage of information and access to information, stored on users’ computers or mobile devices.

About cookies

Cookies are short text files that are sent from a website and stored on user’s computer, smartphone or any other device accessing websites through the Internet. They can be used to collect information on how users browse a website, and can thus adapt the contents of the website to users’ interests when they browse the same website in the future, ensuring the best user experience. A cookie usually contains a string of letters and numbers that is stored on user’s computer when they visit a certain website. Each time the user visits the website, the latter is notified of the stored cookie, thereby enabling recognition of the user.

The use of cookies on the Internet has been commonplace for quite some time. More information on cookies can be found at www.aboutcookies.org, including instructions on how to delete them.

Types of cookies

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies let you move around the website and use its essential features. Without these cookies, services you’ve asked for (e.g. registration, shopping activities, safety, etc.) will not function.

Performance cookies

These cookies collect information on how visitors use a website with the purpose of improving their user experience (for instance, which pages visitors go to most often, etc.). These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor.

Functionality cookies

These cookies allow the website to remember your settings and choices you make (user name, language, region, etc.) and provide enhanced, personalised features. These cookies may track your actions on the website.

Targeting cookies

Tracking cookies are related to third-party services (e.g. advertising and social networks), such as the ‘Like’ and ‘Share’ buttons. These cookies may track your actions on the website. They are managed and hosted by third parties.

Cookies on this website

Cookie name Author Purpose
bcms_cookie_accepted
bcms_cookie_declined
Puppet Theatre Maribor These cookies record your choice regarding the use of cookies on our website.
__utma
__utmb
__utmc
__utmv
__utmz
Google Analytics These cookies measure traffic on the website by means of Google Analytics (a service offered by Google that provides online analytical data).
Google Analytics privacy policy / Opt-out of Google Analytics
di
dt
psc
uid
uit
uvc
siteaud
ana_svc
atuvc
user_token
AddThis These cookies are set by AddThis social plugin.
AddThis privacy policy / Opt-out of AddThis
__utma
__utmz
SID
LOGIN_INFO
use_hotbox
PREF
SSID
HSID
watched_video_id_list
demographics
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE
YouTube These cookies are set by YouTube video player.
Types of cookies used by Google
_ga
__utma
__utmb
__utmc
__utmv
__utmz
SC
PREF
HSID
SSID
APISID
SAPISID
SNID
NID
GoogleAccountsLocale_session
AnalyticsUserLocale
GAPS
Google Maps These cookies are set by Google Maps.
Types of cookies used by Google

Cookie management

Cookies are stored and managed by the browser used by the user. The browser may limit cookie storage or disable it. Cookies stored by the browser may be deleted – for more information visit www.aboutcookies.org. Your decision regarding the use of cookies on this website can be changed at any time by clicking on the link Cookies.

Website management

Puppet Theatre Maribor.