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M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2019 - Q&A (the 36 questions) by Rachel Erdos and Dancers (Israel)
Synopsis

Can a series of 36 questions make you fall in love with someone you’ve just met?

Would you like to be famous?

When did you last sing to yourself? To someone else?

What is your most terrible memory?


In 1977, psychologist Arthur Aron, together with a group of research colleagues, published the article The Experimental Generation of Interpersonal Closeness. Aron had assembled a series of 36 questions that pairs of strangers would ask each other, with questions that are initially dispassionate and playful, culminating with intimate ones.

His belief is that by placing strangers in positions of vulnerability and openness, this exercise fosters openness to another person, leading to them falling in love.

Four dancers... 36 questions... Join us for this special experience that reveals personalities, lives and memories.

With the support of: Ministry of Sport and Culture (Israel), Embassy of Israel and the Israeli Choreographers Association

Start Sales Date

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17 Oct 2018, 5pm

Language

English

Duration

Approximately 50 minutes

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Rating / Age Limit

  • Advisory (Some Mature Content)
  • No admission for infant in arms and child aged below 13 years old 
  • Patron 13 years old and above must purchase ticket for admission

 
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  • No photography, video recording and audio recording is allowed for this event.

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Rachel Erdos and Dancers is led and directed by Rachel Erdos, an award-winning independent British-Israeli choreographer. Rachel received her MA in choreography from The Laban Centre London and her work has been shown around the world, including The Kennedy Centre, Washington DC; The Joyce Theater, New York; and the Royal Opera House, London. Rachel received the Artist of the Year prize from the Ministry of Immigration and Absorption, Israel, in 2012, and in 2014, was awarded NW Dance Project’s Pretty Creative Commission in Portland USA. In 2015, Rachel was awarded the prize for Independent Choreographer of the Year by the Ministry of Culture in Israel.

 

"…in this mature work, the fullest, deepest, most interesting she has created to date, she is searching for an appropriate response to relationships between two strangers…. Throughout the piece, the combination of spoken and moved answers allows the audience to enjoy both worlds. The text is clear and the movement fills in the things that cannot be spoken with a fair share of humour." 
- Ruth Eschell, Haaretz (translated from Hebrew)
 
"Erdos is trying to reach the personal and the intimate through complex movement she choreographed for a fantastic quartet of two men and two women that touches straight to the heart of feelings and personal connection."
- Zyi Goren, HaBama.co.il (translated from Hebrew)
 
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