Performers:Tarkovsky: Gilbert Handler
Robot: Kuka Company
Concept and text: Thomas Cornelius Desi
Music and live performance: Trio NIHE: Ekke Västrik, Taavi Kerikmäe, Tarmo Johannes (flute, synthesizers, electronics)
Directed by Aurel Lenfert
AR technology: Peter Koger
Light: Vedran Mandic
Costumes: Katharina Kappert
Camera: Jaako Taavili
Consultant: Johannes Braumann, UfG Linz
An electronic opera about the latest, never-made film by the legendary film director Andrei Tarkovsky. The topic of which are surroundings of a person with a “safe” shield of virtual reality and the integration of robots into the human world with its consequences.
The work was nominated for the Fedora Prize 2018 (European competition of new ballet and opera ideas).
Concert series is supported by Telliskivi Creative Hub