mariachi 17

Duration 25′


Friday 16/11/2012 from 17:00 to 17:25

mariachi 17 is a twenty-five-minute video that consists of a single take. It’s shot by the dancers––Marie-Caroline Hominal, Delphine Rosay, and myself – with a handheld camera; the camera is passed from one performer to another, and so the piece becomes a physical and sensorial exploration of the point of view of the body dancing […]

La Ribot in Art Forum, 2011

directed by/choreography/scenography: La Ribot
camerawomen: Marie-Caroline Hominal, Delphine Rosay, La Ribot
DOP: Daniel Demont
music: atom™
sound mixing: Clive Jenkins
post-production: Sylvie Rodriguez
color correction: Massimiliano Simbula
light, sound and video technicians: Stéphanie Rochat, David Scrufari
set construction: Victor Roy
set assistants: Pablo Jobin, Laure Fauser
producer: La Ribot – Genève
manager: Rares Donca
assistant: Catherine Esteves-Maffei
set production assistant: Anouk Fürst
coproducers: Comédie de Genève – Centre dramatique (Geneva), La Bâtie – Festival de Genève (Geneva), Festival d’automne (Paris), Centre Pompidou – Les Spectacles Vivants (Paris), Fundaçao Caixa Geral de Depositos – Culturgest (Lisbon), Réseau Open Latitudes – Les Halles de Schaerbeek (Schaerbeek), Latitudes Contemporaines (Lille), Le Manège / Maison Folie (Mons), Body Mind (Warsaw), L’Arsenic (Lausanne)
in collaboration with: Fresnoy, Studio national des arts contemporains
La Ribot is supported by: Ville de Genève, République et Canton de Genève, Pro Helvetia – Fondation Suisse pour la Culture.
with the support: Leenaards Foundation, Ernst Göhner Foundation

About the artists

La Ribot, born Maria Ribot in Madrid in 1962, is a choreographer and performer, in addition to being a visual artist and video artist. She gained fame in the world of theatre through her performances concerning the codes of striptease and burlesque, and the reality projects 40 espontaneos, in which she broke the boundaries between audience and performer.