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Past

24 FEB – 3 MAA 2017

Sans lumière, je ne suis rien
Et la lumière fut
, in Le Vif, 40, 7 oktober 2016

image • artefact • kids • performance
TU 28 FEB 2017 – 20:00

A jaunty, jovial portrait with a surprising sting in its tail
The New York Times – (Critic’s Pick)

25 Feb - 1 Mar

The RAINFOREST workshop, launched by Derek Holzer and Mads Bech Paluszewski-Hau, is a contemporary reinterpretation of David Tudor’s eponymous series of compositions during the 70ies.

SA 25 FEB 2017 - 20:00

A magician never reveals his secrets.

TH 23 FEB 2017 - 20:30

Six performers enter a dark room. They seem familiar. Yet there is something unusual in their appearance. The have disappeared into oblivion, but are longing for contact.

WE 22 FEB 2017 - 20:00

In his lecture performance, Tobias Revell will address contemporary and historical relationships between magic and technology.

Sun 20 Nov 16 . 14:30 - 17:30

For this birthday edition, Playground launched a call to several art schools in Belgium and abroad that have visited Playground in the past 10 years. A number of current and former students presented a project tailored for Playground.

Sun 20 Nov 16 . 19:00

We are remixers. We are thieves.
And then there’s natural selection.

We pick up where the last human has left it.
We are in the business of making it our own.
We are repectable thieves.

17 - 20 November

A pathologist examines the body of a woman whose own organs demonstrate their confusion and misunderstanding of her suicide.

17 - 20 November

Stored away under the flickering tube lights of a faculty basement, a silent crowd of replica Greco-Roman statues awaits chance visitors, while they digest their improbable biographies marked by fire, migration, fragmentation and disrepair.

Sat 19 Nov 16 . 20:00

After his absurdist game show 27 Gnosis in 2013, Michael Portnoy is bringing his new performance to Playground.

Fri 18 Nov 16 . 20:00

In this choreographic installation, black industrial materials and a human figure continually transform, though sometimes almost imperceptibly, while they influence one another.

Thu 17 Nov 16 . 21:30

How can movement be turned into a language?

Sun 30 Oct 16 . 20:30

Rather than witnessing a concert, the audience become part of a ritual for a purpose unknown to them, but seemingly of upmost importance to the party in question. In THE OTHEROOM everything is in motion. The musicians are not bound to a particular space.

Thu 27 Oct 16 . 20:30

Sarah Vanhee kept hold of all her personal garbage for an entire year: both household waste and materials from her studio: yogurt pots, worn-out underwear, spam and bad ideas. Confronted by the expanding mountain of waste, she felt the urgency to find a different ethical stance towards it.

Thu 27 Oct 16 . 20:00

Ben Vida is an American sound artist who investigates auditive illusions and bizarre acoustic phenomena. He worked together with, among others, former Battles singer Tyondai Braxton.

sound • music • performance