Kallo Collective FI

Only Bones

An exquisite piece of micro-physical theatre

Mon 11. 5. 19:30 290 — 390 CZK

Only Bones is an award-winning new production by New Zealanders Thomas Monckton and Gemma Tweedie, and Finland’s Kallo Collective, in association with Aurora Nova.

Monckton’s stage is one metre square. There’s a chair, a lamp and a circle on the floor. With its quirky, low-tech aesthetic and using just his bendy, bickering, wiggling hands and seemingly uncontrollable face, Monckton creates an exquisite piece of micro-physical theatre unlike anything you’ve seen. An hypnotic show about a lot, using very little.

*****
Monckton’s ability to manipulate the smallest parts of the body, not just to do this expertly well but while establishing a playful relationship with the audience, is mind-blowing.

Across The Arts

 

Born in New Zealand, Thomas Monckton trained in circus arts in Christchurch, and then at the Lecoq school in Paris. His solo show for Circo Aereo, The Pianist, was a hit at LIMF 2015 and continues to tour worldwide. Now based in Finland where he is a member of the Kallo Collective, fellow Lecoq-graduates, he premiered Only Bones in New Zealand in 2015 before taking it to the Avignon and Edinburgh fringe festivals in 2016 where it played to sold-out houses.

Awards:

Shortlisted for Edinbugh Fringe Total Theatre Awards 2016

Best in Physical Theatre NZ Fringe 2015

Nominations:

Stand Out Performer NZ Fringe 2015, Innovation NZ Fringe 2015

Length
45 min.
Language
No spoken language
Premiere
19. 12. 2015

Creators & cast

  • Created by Thom Monckton and Gemma Tweedie
  • Performance by Thom Monckton
  • Sound design by Tuomas Norvio
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