Breathing In/Breathing Out (1977) by Marina Abramovic and Ulay “The two artists blocked their nostrils with cigarette filters and pressed their mouths together, so that one couldn’t inhale anything else but the exhalation of the other. As the carbon dioxide filled their lungs, they began to sweat, move vehemently, wear themselves out; 17 minutes later they both passed out because of lack of oxygen.”
A newly devised circus show based on Coleridge’s epic poem The Rime of the Ancient Mariner combining thrilling acrobatics with song and story. Square Peg are an emerging circus company who performed a beautiful curtain raiser at the last CircusFest. This year they present their first full length show Rime, which uses group acrobatics and human towers, Chinese poles, silks, flips and tricks to tell a wonderful haunting tale.
Frantic Assembly Book of Devising Theatre - Othello Promo
Looking at constant-contact movements gave me the idea of possibly gradually having less and less physical contact and the performance moves along. Kieran's control of 'ring master' over his 'puppet' get stronger and stronger as she begins to break and he gets increasingly violent.