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Next Generation

Simulations

Robin Jonsson

Sweden

What do robots think about their lives? What do puppets dream of? Do characters from computer games really die? These are questions that the young Swedish choreographer Robin Jonsson asks himself in the performanceSimulations. Jonsson took inspiration from films such asBlade Runner and I, Robot. Ready for an exciting lesson in virtual psychology?

concept, direction Robin Jonsson / made by Robin Jonsson, Lieve De Pourcq and Ludvig Daae / performed by Lieve De Pourq and Ludvig Daae /
music and sound Peter Lenaerts / costumes Manuela Lauwers / production Simulator IF in Sweden and Plankton vzw in Belgium / co-producers Kunstencentrum BUDA in Kortrijk, Kunstencentrum Monty in Antwerp and Norrlandsoperan in Umeå, Sweden / supported by Pact-Zollverein (Essen), Dansens Hus (Stockholm) and Kunstencentrum
Vooruit (Gent) / Simulations is made possible with the support of the Swedish Arts Council and The
Swedish Arts Grants Committee / thanks to Nottle Theatre Company in South Korea and Framtidens Kultur, Sweden

Duration: 50 min

Location: Kortrijk - Budascoop