We, the drowned

concept and artistic direction
Judith Vindevogel
crew
Haider Al Timimi, Sam Bogaerts, Pieter-Jan De Wyngaert, Doan Hendriks, Geert Jonkers, Tomas Postema, Peter Spaepen en Job Van Gorkum, Matthias Van de brul e.o.
scenography
Stef Depover and Doan Hendriks
instruments maker
Geert Jonkers
music
Peter Spaepen and Tomas Postema
dramaturgy
Kleo Van Ostade and Orlando Verde
sound
Geert De Wit
choir leader
Peter Spaepen
production
WALPURGIS
co-production
BOT, Kloppend Hert, Brussels Experimental
with the support of
deAuteurs
Read here the interview of Michael De Cock with artistic director Judith Vindevogel and scenographe Stef Depover.
How do you give direction to your own life?
How do you stand in the storm called life?
What does it mean to be a 'good captain'?
And how do you manage not to lose your own humanity in times of war, violence and hardening?

We, the drowned is the story of an entire city that goes down, told from the point of all the drowned; a raw song about violence, loss and an insatiable longing for the unknown.

The story is based on the book of the same name by Carsten Jensen. After a first successful edition of the reading project, we will be diving again in 2019 with a group of enthusiasts in this book. More information can be found here.

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