THE LABRYS
ENTERING

The performance lasts 5 days.
Acts are performed on the first day (opening) and the fifth day (closing)

The first day- 90 minutes, the fifth day- 30 minutes.

The hall is divided by black cellophane (its total height is 2,5m) into four corridors.
Eight cells are situated in four of them, and actions are performed there.
Various objects are situated in the corridors. The hall is full of loud music.
There are audio-systems in the corners.
Light is weak and local.
Spectators drop into the hall, through the "white corridor" and get the "text" before entering.
At the end of the white corridor there is a tv-set near the ceiling with a constant picture.

-Cells, action, objects: 90 min

I. Black cellophane with clay on it covers podium. One can see some foot-prints on it. Sliding side- Lights line the structure of a certain surface.

II. An aquarium with bright green water in which one can see a stone on the bottom. (Upper light)

III. A skinhead* in white, baggy shapeless clothing is drawing various signs on ashes. (Skinheads do not belong to any social group)

IV. A naked man behind the transparant cellophane makes various movements in red light.

V. VI. Two skinheads near a round table covered with black cellophane. One of them, dressed in baggy, shapeless clothes is standing near the table and cutting fresh fish with a knife. There's yellow illumination over his head, there's a naked man opposite of him, his body painted green. These movements are not fixed.

VII Skinhead is sitting on a high construction, and throwing feathers, taking them< out of a black bag. He is alluminated by rhytmic lights.

IIX Two men covered with white cloth. Their left legs are in a white basin,
full of water. Their breasts are lighted up. They are motionless behind the cellophane.

THE LAST DAY

Outer walls of the "moize" remained.
The space inside seems to be two times smaller. The entrance is situated at the
opposite side of the portal.
There is a stage inside covered with black cellophane.
On the stage there is some clay, a basis with ashes and a bag with feathers.
They are lighted with one lamp, faced up. Under the ceiling there is a mechanism
with three blades from rusted iron. Music is playing.

Two men bondaged in white cloth are on the stage. There's white make-up on
their faces. Five skinheads dressed commonly are among the spectators.

THE REMAINING PERFORMANCE SHOULD BE EXPERIENCED IN
A LIVE-PERFORMANCE AND SHALL ONLY BE PUBLICISED AFTER
THE ACTION HAS TAKEN PLACE:
28 SEPTEMBER 21.00 UUR
IMPROVISATIEWERKPLAATS 2B
TERUG