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16 Nov 2006 00:00 - 19 Nov 2006 00:00

Soul-étude - Installation by Petr Nikl and music by The Balanescu Quartet

Petr Nikl, a leading Czech visual artist and performer, combines theatre, visual art and live music by the acclaimed Balanescu Quartet into a unique experience in the atmospheric Old Abattoir. Nine thematically linked light-kinetic installations create inner windows in the labyrinth of dark rooms where short solo performances will result in a communal play of all performers and musicians, providing the audience with an opportunity to engage their imagination and be drawn in to their own play with exhibited artworks.


The Balanescu Quartet is applauded for re-defining musical boundaries in their unique work with such artists as Michael Nyman, David Byrne, the Pet Shop Boys, Kate Bush and Kraftwerk. (The Balenescu Quartet are on Mute Records).


Special commission by Feeast 06 www.feeast.com


World Premiere

Thurs – Sat 7.30pm & 9.15pm.

Sun 5.30pm & 7.30pm


Approx. 50 minutes, no interval


Tickets: 020 8237 1111


Foto: Archa Theatre




This performance has limited access. Please call Riverside Studios Box Office if you have particular requirements. Warning: The venue is a disused building so appropriate clothing is recommended.



Presented within the framework of the Invasion of Europe 2006 project, organized by the Theater Institute in Prague with the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic. www.czech-invasion.cz


Presented by FEEAST ‘06, Festival of Central and Eastern European Arts. Organised in collaboration with Riverside Studios.





30 Kensington Palace Gardens
W8 4QY London
United Kingdom


From: 16 Nov 2006 00:00
To: 19 Nov 2006 00:00


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