" These shadows that forever behold us. "Bertrand Revol
We are aware that something is there, but we are unable to see it.
Choreography Guilherme Botelho
Assistant Victoria Hoyland
Lights Yann Marussich
Technical manager Alex Kurth
Production assistants Clément Lanza, Nicolas Cilins
Interpretation (creation) Arnaud Bacharach, Louis Bourel-Germain, Clara Delorme, Judith Desse, Laetitia Gex, Victoria Holyand, Alex Landa-Aguirreche, Evita Pitara, Angela Rabaglio, Kelsey Rohr, Gabriel Simoes, Johanna Willig-Rosenstein
Photography Gregory Batardon
Fondation Meyrinoise du Casino, Loterie Romande.
Alias is granted a joint subsidy by the City of Meyrin, the City of Geneva, the Canton of Geneva and Pro Helvetia – Swiss Foundation for the Promotion of Culture.
Alias is a dance company associated to the Theater Forum Meyrin (Geneva) and the Theater Crochetan (Valais).
There is nothing for our eyes to gaze at, our ears to listen to or our hands to touch, yet we feel a presence, a vibration, an energy. What visions does the perception of an inexplicable world prompt in us? What fears? What hopes? What desires? converse – worlds questions the tangible and the intangible reality, the visible and the invisible, the concrete and the
Fascinated by what lies beyond his grasp, Guilherme Botelho made a daring gamble: to choreograph images of things invisible in order to confront us with the awe of mystery. converse worlds, the latest creation by Alias company, presents us with bodies that look as troubling on the stage as those of unknown animals would in a dark forest. Although the bodies are hidden from view, the spectator is able to discern fragments of dances and to follow the traces of energy left by the movements. A subtle lighting – designed by Yann Marussich – and previously unreleased music by Murcof complete the choreography : the concerted effort of three accomplished sorcerers.