Rigoletto24 video (part 1)

A short trailer documenting the first phase of Rigoletto24.

Over the course of 24 hours the general public are invited to make live changes to a German translation of the libretto from the opera Rigoletto. Text can be chopped and changed on a series of computers that have been networked together, while a pianist continuously plays the musical score. After 24 hours seven opera singers perform the new text. Each performance of Rigoletto24 is a world premiere, in which the audience is given the opportunity to decide on the content and dramaturgical turn of events that enfold within the opera.

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Susanne Kudielka and Kaspar Wimberley work internationally as interventionists and performance researchers specialising in site-specific and site-responsive art, alternative strategies for audience interaction and new forms of artistic collaboration.

The artistic process usually begins with a given site, and a process of observation and dialogue that analyses, and eventually responds, to the architectural, socio-political, geographical, mythological, connotative and historical narratives that can be found there.

Projects are quietly subversive, playfully readjusting the narrative and appreciation of a particular activity or a given site. The working process often involves those that live in an area, and aims to be accessible and relevant.

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