La Réunification des deux Corées, Joël Pommerat

The Reunification of the Two Koreas
A theatrical creation by Joël Pommerat

With Saadia Bentaïeb, Agnès Berthon, Yannick Choirat, Philippe Frécon, Ruth Olaizola, Marie Piemontese, Anne Rotger, David Sighicelli, Maxime Tshibangu

Light and Set design Éric Soyer
Video Renaud Rubiano
Props Thomas Ramon
Costumes Isabelle Deffin
Costume assistant Karelle Durand
Seamstress Morgane Olivier
Wigmaker Estelle Tolstoukine
Music Composition Antonin Leymarie
Sound François Leymarie et Grégoire Leymarie
Recorded by Joachim Florent (bass/double bass), Jean Philippe Feiss (cello), Guillaume Magne (bass/guitar), Gérald Chevillon (bass clarinet/sax), Guillaume Dutrieux (voice in the tuba/trumpet), Mathieu Ha (voice of the she or he who sings - the role performed by Agnès Berthon), Jeanne Added et Thomas de Pourquery (other voices)

Director’s assistants Lucia Trotta et Pierre-Yves Le Borgne
Directing intern Natacha Fleury
Costume intern Marion Cornier
Dramaturgical research Evelyne Pommerat
Sound research Alain Besson
Light operator Jean-Gabriel Valot
Stagehands Mathieu Mironnet, Pierre-Yves Le Borgne
Sound operator Grégoire Leymarie
Video operator Grégoire Chomel
Dresser and hairdressert Claire Lezer
Dresser Siegrid Petit-Imbert
Set construction les Ateliers de l’Odeon Theater of Europewith the technicians from the Compagnie Louis Brouillard and the technical team of l’Odéon-Théâtre of Europe

Special thanks to Gwendal Malard, Cici Olsson, Guillaume Rizzo
An excerpt from “Scène de la vie conjugale” by Ingmar Bergman in Lucie Albertini Guillevic and Carl Gustav Bjurström’s translation © Editions Gallimard

Production: Odeon Theater of Europe, Compagnie Louis Brouillard.

Co-Production: National Theater – Brussels, Folkteatern – Göteborg, Teatro Stabile di Napoli – Naples, Théâtre français du Centre national des Arts du Canada – Ottawa, Centre National de Création et de Diffusion Culturelles de Châteauvallon, la Filature Scène Nationale – Mulhouse, les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg, le Parapluie  (Centre des arts de Rue –Aurillac) in collaboration with Teatrul National Radu Stanca – Sibiu

This project has been funded with the support from the Culture Programme of the European Union, in the framework of the Villes en scène/Cities on stage project with support from the European Commission.

Joël Pommerat is Associate Artist of the Odeon Theater of Europe until June 2013, and the National Theater of Brussels.

Developed at Ateliers Berthier / Odeon Theater of Europe
January 17, 2013
Running Time: 1 hour 50 minutes