new text! new text! on adriana disman’s performance at dare-dare. (2015) a portrait between two : while the performer performs the writer watches and writes
October 8, 2015
a portrait between two : while the performer performs the writer watches and writes
writer : karen elaine spencer
performer : adriana disman
title : dying continually (part of intimacy with fear)
date : march 28 2015
duration : 6 hours location : rats9
adriana : bare feet. black knee-length skirt. black and white striped shirt. black hair cropped neck length.
performance space : thin slats of hardwood flooring, scratched, stained. white walls lit with ten spots, five spots on one wall, five on the other. floor length black curtain separating performance space from studios in back. brown wooden chair with paint stains in the centre of the performance space. metronome.
adriana : “o.k. i think i’m just gonna start.”
places metronome on floor in centre of room
starts metronome walks to chair sits on chair
feet on floor, hands on lap
to download the text click on this link : adriana4final_2015
to read more about adriana disman’s project at dare-dare click on this link : http://www.dare-dare.org/fr/evenements/adriana-disman_intimes-avec-la-peur