Open Studio: Soirée with Marcus Bergner & Myriam Van Imschoot

Soirée Performance-Screening-Conversation
27 April, 7 p.m
Espaço Alkantara
Free entry

Marcus Bergner & Myriam Van Imschoot are the first guests in the Expanded Practices All Over programme, a series of three international workshop-conference-performance formats organised by Paula Caspão at the Centre for Theatre Studies at the University of Lisbon, taking place between April 2019 and April 2020.

This soirée will include a performance resulting from the Total Poetry and Contestation workshop and the screening of two recent documentaries by Marcus Bergner & Myriam Van Imschoot.


The performance will include “One Word” (2018), a solo by Bergner, and “Schloss Songs” (2016), by Van Imschoot and Bergner, as well as other contributions.


Yodel Portrait: Phil Minton (2017, 30’) by Myriam Van Imschoot
A tribute to the British artist Phil Minton, who uses various “expanded techniques”, and to the various voices that inhabit his vast vocal landscape.

Sound Poetry Film: Washing Machine (2017, 5’) by Marcus Bergner
This work includes original voice pieces, machine noises, and shots with a panoramic camera.


More information

CLANGUAGE. A web publication by Arf Arf.

What Nature Says. A vocal performance by Myriam Van Imschoot.

Le Cadeau. A recent film by Myriam Van Imschoot.