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Genya

Genya
Genya. Kuvaaja Rea-Liina Brunou

Ishmael Falke — Genya


This performance is archived and will not be performed again.

Categories: Archive, Object Performance, Site-specific Performance, and Solo Artists

Premiere: 12.04.2010, Kutomo näyttämön piha ja roskis, Turku.

Duration: 15 minutes

Synopsis

What happens to a childhood memory when its owner grows older and moves to another country? In Genya a true story of a 7 years old lier’s summer adventure in Tel Aviv find its new form in Finland of this moment. Genya is a performance by Ishmael Falke, which was performed in 2010 in Turku and Rovaniemi. The actions of remembering and telling happen in a big dumpster, and tools for storytelling are found from the garbage and from the pockets. Objectiveness is sought and then being left unneeded.