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«Also the real thing» | a CROSSROADS presentation


Klybeckstrasse 1b, 4057 Basel, Switzerland

Boris Nikitin (BS) and Zuleikha Chaudhari (IND) present
«Also the real thing»

as part of
CROSSROADS – International perspectives on culture, art and society

Performative Installation / Admission possible at any time
Thursday 8 February 2018 at 6:30 pm
Venue: Junges Theater Basel
Entry free.

The actress Gaurangi Dang from New Delhi introduces herself to her audience. She shares stories about herself, her life and performs a role from her theatre repertoire. In October 2013, Zuleikha Chaudhari and Boris Nikitin used newspapers and the internet to advertise an audition for the theatre project «Also the real thing» in New Delhi. Over one hundred male and female actors from the local theatre and film scene got in touch. The six performers chosen presented their auditions in a five-hour live-loop as part of the space installation «Also the real thing». At junges theater basel, Zuleikha Chaudhari and Boris Nikitin along with Gaurangi Dang present during «CROSSROADS», an excerpt from this mutual project.
Conzept Zuleikha Chaudhari, Boris Nikitin
Performance Gaurangi Dang

Comissioned for «insert14» at the Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts, curated by Raqs Media Collective.
Support Pro Helvetia – Shweizer Kulturstiftung.

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