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Sketch of Togetherness #2
with Claire Dessimoz & Catherine Labouchère

Lea Moro (CH)

creation
august
2019

duration : approx. 60'

Sketch of Togetherness explores encounters as an artistic practice, highlighting physical presence and alterity in interpersonal relationships. How do we encounter others? How do we dialogue, get involved in, or get moved by this encounter? Lea Moro’s new project is a series of performances dedicated to the dynamics that underlie the way we make acquaintances. For far°, two women of different backgrounds and generations spend a day together: Catherine Labouchère, a politician engaged in culture, social issues, education, and health among other fields, and choreographer and dancer Claire Dessimoz. How do they define themselves? What drives them on a daily basis? What relationship have they developed? On stage, they continue their conversation, with shared memories, video excerpts and soundbites of their first encounter at their disposal.


balise 01 – thursday august 15th, 8.30pm and after the performance
terrasse de la Salle communale
meeting and discussion (in french) about Sketch of Togetherness #2

conception: Lea Moro / with: Claire Dessimoz, Catherine Labouchère / dramaturgy: Mona De Weerdt, Alexandra Hennig / video: Michelle Ettlin / production manager: Ann-Christin Görtz / production: Lea Moro / coproduction: far° Nyon, Tanzhaus Zürich, CDCN Uzès Gard Occitanie, *ALTEFABRIK / Gebert Foundation for Culture Rapperswil-Jona / support: Ville de Zurich, Canton de Zurich, Pro Helvetia – Fondation Suisse pour la culture, Fondation Nestlé pour l’Art, Fondation Ernst Göhner, Fondation Anne-Marie Schindler, Fondation suisse des artistes interprètes SIS, Fondation Georges et Jenny Bloch / thanks : Andres Bucci, Émilia Giudicelli, Luc Reynaud, Laura Lot, Daniel Belasco Rogers, to Musée cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Plateforme 10 Lausanne, Fondation Isrec (bâtiment AGORA) Lausanne, Musée du Léman and the far° festival Nyon team