History of the Spine
Created by Masha Zhukova and Nina Kay
History of the Spine is a timeline, an interpretation of the feeling of being part of the inescapable world. It is about timelines within timelines and about a scientists attempt to investigate crosses, parallels, curvy unconsciousness and human determination.
"Building together and alone. Vertebrae hold one. One holds humanity in a world where we are eating, loving, shitting, shopping, clubbing, believing, searching and judging.
Historically seen, who can say no to happiness? Let’s celebrate the human intuition".
Scenografer/director: Nina Kay
Choreographer: Masha Zhukova
Performers: Andrea Pisano, Angela Galmarini, Jasper Koopmans, Sherise Strang, Verena Herterich
Thanks to: Allison Philips, Charlotte Sickler, Irene Schaltegge
Premiere: January 2018
Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten, Amsterdam, The Netherlands