MOKHALLAD RASEM

Wachten / Waiting

Toneelhuis/Wachten / Waiting/Mokhallad Rasem

How does an Arab theatre director view the world situation? What does waiting mean? Toneelhuis theatre-maker Mokhallad Rasem takes a modern-day look at Beckett’s Waiting for Godot and creates a 20-minute show.

After love (in Romeo & Julia) Mokhallad Rasem turns his attention to another fundamental human experience: waiting. Does your background play a role in what waiting means for you? Does waiting mean the same the world over? Does who or what you are waiting for make a difference? Under what circumstances do you wait? There are numerous forms of waiting: waiting for papers, waiting for insight, waiting for the pain to pass, waiting for a letter, waiting for the return of the one you love, waiting for death, for God, for better times.…

Wachten / Waiting: a play in word and image.

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Coproduction Moussem Nomadic Arts Center & Toneelhuis

How does an Arab theatre director view the world situation? What does waiting mean? Toneelhuis theatre-maker Mokhallad Rasem takes a modern-day look at Beckett’s Waiting for Godot and creates a 20-minute show.

After love (in Romeo & Julia) Mokhallad Rasem turns his attention to another fundamental human experience: waiting. Does your background play a role in what waiting means for you? Does waiting mean the same the world over? Does who or what you are waiting for make a difference? Under what circumstances do you wait? There are numerous forms of waiting: waiting for papers, waiting for insight, waiting for the pain to pass, waiting for a letter, waiting for the return of the one you love, waiting for death, for God, for better times.…

Wachten / Waiting: a play in word and image.

theater / moussem co-production

21/11/14 - 20:00
20/11/14 - 20:00
19/11/14 - 20:00