Artists from Teater Interakt (Sweden), Schaumbad – Freies Atelierhaus Graz (Austria) and UpStage (global) are exploring what it means to mobilise and demobilise, through a series of networked performances in the online performance venue UpStage and other events including presentations, installations and exhibitions.

The first festival of performances took place 15-17 October 2021, along with online discussions and proximal events in Malmö, Graz and New Zealand. The second festival will happen 29-30 April 2023 – more details to come.

Mobilise/Demobilise Events

19-20 November 2022 Connecting Worlds” collaboration session UpStage, and at KiG (Graz, Austria) and Teater InterAkt (Malmö, Sweden)
6-12 June 2022 Mirror Installation Transit Festival, Odin Teatret, Holstebro, Denmark
16 March 2022 “Next Moves” performance and exhibition UpStage and Villa Waldberta, Feldafing, Germany
28 February 2022 The UpStage Situation: Mobilised!” presentation Tajrobeh Theatre Festival, Tehran, Iran (online)
16 Janary 2022 Next Moves” presentation Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Germany (online)
January – March 2022 Next Move Residencies UpStage; Villa Waldberta, Feldafing, and other venues in Munich, Germany
26 November 2021 ReMove” performance UpStage and at Malmö II Community Biennal, Sweden
15-18 October 2021 Mobilise/Demoblise Festival UpStage and at venues in Graz, Austria; Malmö, Sweden; and Whakatuu/Nelson Aotearoa NZ
25 August 2021 Mobilise/Demoblise presentation Flux Aarhus, Denmark
24 and 27 June 2021 Work-in-progress showings UpStage; Bodies:On:Live, online Magdalena festival
23-30 April 2021 Work Lab Malmo UpStage and Teater InterAkt, Malmö, Sweden
16-20 April 2021 Work Lab Graz UpStage and Shaumbad Freies Atelierhaus – Graz, Austria
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