DIFFERENCE

MACIEJ KUŹMIŃSKI COMPANY

The work gives an intimate insight into imaginary world of an individual re-defining his own self. “Identity does not begin, nor does it end” says a voice quoting Deleuze, as Kuźmiński searches for the independent artistic and movement style. This self-performed dance monodrama stuns with the beauty of it’s set and lighting design, created by a visual artist Michał Mackiewicz.

Difference is the first part of diptych Difference and Repetition which forms a full-length double bill evening of radically different, yet complimentary pieces. Inspired by Gilles Deleuze’s magnum opus – Difference and Repetition was Kuźmiński’s first full-length work.

In this work every element – choreography, performance, sense of space and timing – reaches independently a very high level

Adam Z. Kowalczyk, Lublin Courier

Each part of the diptych could function as an independent work, becoming a bodily manifestation of philosophical considerations. Combined, however, they form a succesfull whole, and the three performers differ enough, so that the repetition does not become boring, but on the contrary – alluring.

Hanna Raszewska, portal taniecPOLSKA.pl

In this work every element – choreography, performance, sense of space and timing – reaches independently a very high level

Adam Z. Kowalczyk, Lublin Courier

Each part of the diptych could function as an independent work, becoming a bodily manifestation of philosophical considerations. Combined, however, they form a succesfull whole, and the three performers differ enough, so that the repetition does not become boring, but on the contrary – alluring.

Hanna Raszewska, portal taniecPOLSKA.pl

DIFFERENCE TEAM

photo FUZ Dawid
photo FUZ Dawid

Justyna Jakubczyk-Lassota
costume

Michał-Mackiewicz-1

Michał Mackiewicz
lighting design, scenography

Adam-Hypki

Adam Hypki
dramaturgy, text & voice

Tomasz Pomersbach

Tomasz Pomersbach
assistant choreographer

Maciej Kosteczka

Maciej Kosteczka
technician

DIFFERENCE
MACIEJ KUŹMIŃSKI COMPANY

choreography, concept, sound
Maciej Kuźmiński

performance
Maciej Kuźmiński

dramaturgy, texts, voice
Adam Hypki

lighting & set design
Michał Mackiewicz

costumes
Justyna Jakubczyk-Lassota, Emil Wysocki

assistant choreographer
Tomasz Pomersbach

music
Matthew Bourne “Montauk Variations”, Jacob Kirkegaard “4 Rooms”

photos
#1,4,5 Katarzyna Machniewicz, #2,6,7,8 Marcin Śmieszek, #3 Jarosław Grudziński

duration
35 min

premiere
05 November 2014 (revised 24th April 2015)
Centre for Culture in Lublin, Poland

executive production
Maciej Kuźmiński, Maria Marcinkiewicz-Górna Cukier Puder Foundation

production
Centre for Culture in Lublin, Poland
Zduńska Wola Culture House, Poland
Dance Theatre Departament in Bytom of the National Theatre Academy in Cracow, Poland

supporters
2015 tourneé supported by the Institute of Music and Dance as part of the Stage for Dance 2015 programme
produced with the financial support of Lublin Dance Theatre
Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage artistic grant
prints by KP Media

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