Be Festival

Next Door by Out of Balanz (Denmark)

Presented as a double-bill with
Finger, Trigger, Bullet, Gun by Stan’s Cafe

BE FESTIVAL 2013 1st Prize and Audience Prize winners
“Encapsulates the festival’s welcoming spirit” Matt Trueman, The Telegraph

When Ivan Hansen’s neighbour suddenly passes away, he realises how little he knows about him… A blend of personal memories, shared stories and melodies to remember, Next Door is a joyful celebration of the imagination. Join Ivan and his good friend Pekka on an adventure through the past, as they explore what really connects us.

Founded in 2006, Out of Balanz is an award-winning international theatre ensemble based in Copenhagen, Denmark. The company is led by Katrina Bugaj and Troels Hagen Findsen.

Tickets are £12 but when you arrive at the theatre you’ll be given your money back, plus generous interest, in the form of ‘REP Pounds’. You can spend your REP pounds on a variety of shows in the theatre’s Autumn & Winter 2014 season. This scheme is in celebration of BE FESTIVAL 2014’s theme: ‘alternative currencies’.

Choreographer / Director
Katrina Bugaj

Ivan Hansen & Out of Balanz

Ivan Hansen
His neighbour

Set design
Katrina Bugaj

Costume design
Noora Salmi

Sound design
M.L. Dogg

Lighting design
Teemu Nurmelin

Alex Brenner

with the support of
The Danish Arts Council, The Nordic Culture Point, The Nordic Culture Foundation and The Finnish Arts Council/Taiteen Keskustoimikunta


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