Fuome / Laknienie

Fuome (Romanian Version) and Laknienie (Polish Version) is a gastronomical performative reading of Slawomir Mrozek’s play Out at Sea.  In the piece, the audience reads the play aloud from projected supertitles conducted by a group of actors. The audience is divided into three sections mirroring the casting of the play and perform the characters of Fat, Medium and Thin.  At the end of the performance, the audience is served a feast.  It is a piece about politics, hunger, and fine dining. It premiered in Poznan in 2012 with actors from the Theatre of the 8th Day in collaboration with Marta Jagniewska and Agata Elsner.  In 2014, it was presented in Cluj Napoka in Romania as part of the Temps d’ Image Festival with the actors Daniel Popa, Cosmin Seleşi, and Laurenţiu Bănescu. Review from Radio Cluj