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Jan Fabre
THE TRAGEDY OF A FRIENDSHIP

Théâtre de la Ville, Paris, France

From May 29th to June 3rd 2013 Jan Fabre direction
Troubleyn Company

BETWEEN NIETZSCHE AND WAGNER
“Every artist, face to face with his lone self, like a man wrecked at sea…” such were Jan Fabre’s words used in Sanguis/Mantis. The Tragedy of a Friendship is a meditation on the relationship between Nietzsche and Wagner. Prodding the artist’s intimate dualities, Jan Fabre digs into the clefts that torment the creator torn between his aspiration to transcendence and his temptation to the mundane, between his attraction to intellectual speculation and the call of intuition. (…)