Are we still to function in a capitalist way in these urgent times? Are the principles of competition and division a means to survival or a way to more destruction? Would it be that now more than ever we need each other not just ethically but actually in order to avoid a very possible mass extinction?
Through the latest funeral rituals one can already plan while still alive, the special must have survival kit and the switch to a nutritious diet of vegan ambelopoulia, there is still light at the end of the planet.
Oh… and all the above to the sound of Ven’s new song ‘Homo Auditus’.
‘Α Future To Die For’ is a work conceived, directed and written by Lia Haraki in discussion, research and developed with the creative team of artists / performers which are Alexis Vassiliou , Andreas Kentis , Arianna Marcoulides and Eleana Alexandrou. The text and movement were developed and adjusted in collaboration with the performers.
The sound design was created by Yiannis Christofides and the stage design was created by Yiannis Toumazis. Costume curation, design and fabrication was done by Arianna Marcoulides and light design by Sakari Laurila. Guy Cools gave dramaturgical advice and Avyie Savvidou business coaching advise. The graphics were done by Christina Pandjarou and Maria Efstathiou helped in production on behalf of NiMAC, The Nicosia Municipal Arts Centre, associated with the Pierides Foundation. Τhe guest artists appearing are Aleksandra Borys on screen and Sakari Laurila on guitar. The lyrics and composition of the song ‘Homo Auditus’ were created by Lia Haraki.