‘SPEED BLINDNESS-MOTION BLINDNESS’ by Kalle Hakkarainen 390.
(photo credit: www.aduma.co.il)
For the fifth consecutive year, the ever new Clipa Theater presents Clipa Aduma,
its cutting-edge performance art and visual theater festival that takes place
over three weeks from February 2-22 in all three performance spaces at the
From Japan come two extraordinary Butoh artists. Butoh is a
continuously evolving Japanese theater/mime/dance form that first appeared in
1959 and has since spread worldwide. The first Butoh company to come here was
Sankai Juko back in the 1970s.
Taketeru Kudo performs A Vessel of Ruin, a
meditation on the struggle to recover from destruction. In Abstinent, Novoyushi
Asay takes on the esthetic tradition of Senkai Juko, the pioneering Butoh
company of which he was a member for many years.
Other visitors include
Mestoslav, an object theater piece from Russia, Pieces of Paradise from Brazil,
visual theater on that country’s violent history, The First Suburb and Timidity
of Bones from Italy, both of which deal with the intricacies of the human body,
and from Finland comes Speed Blindness- Motion Blindness, circus theater about
elongated time by magician and visual theater artist Kalle
The local pieces, many multimedia and multidisciplinary,
include Diamedia, a TV-human love story, Eggness, a physical theater comedy
about three clerks and their egg boss. Gindaor, created and performed by Born to
Dance winner Arthur Astman, about a half fantasy/half real creature and
Traffica, about a couple that communicates via road-signs.For more info: