Hunger is a conceptual performative reading of Sławomir Mrożek’s play Out at Sea. In the piece the audience reads the play under the direction and orchestration of the actors. This project explores themes of power, political responsibility, hunger, society and cannibalism. The audience is encouraged to fast before the performance. Dinner will be served.
concept: Marta Jagniewska, Agata Elsner, Paul Bargetto directed by: Paul Bargetto text: Sławomir Mrożek with: Daniel Popa, Cosmin Seleși, Laurențiu Bănescu & The Doctors Studio, originally made with Teatr Osmego Dnia, Poznan video: Daniel Popa chef: Ágnes Szörcsey producer: Cultural Departament of Poznan, Teatrul Osmego Dnia, Poznan
With the support of the Polish Institute in Bucharest.
About the artists
Paul Bargetto is an international theater director and the artistic director of the undergroundzero festival in New York City.
Agata Elsner is an independent Polish actress, director, and conceptual artist.
Marta Jagniewska is a Polish playwright and conceptual artist