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M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2018:
The Neighbor’s Grief Is Greener by Emanuella Amichai
Synopsis

Peek inside the macabrely funny world of The Neighbor's Grief Is Greener, set in the archetypal sterile and static setting of a 1950s American suburban kitchen.

A bored husband, his Stepford wife and a femme fatale meet in a cheeky interrogation and subversion of femininity through slick contemporary dance and physical theatre. The Neighbor's Grief is Greener bitingly probes the discomfort of perfection in domesticity, tackling gender roles and sexuality with plenty of irony, humour and wit in a thought-provoking and critically acclaimed performance.

''Amichai's use of humour and timing allow the audience to sink in to the world on stage, and when that world becomes messy, dirty, difficult and uncomfortable we are right there with them.''
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Amy Watson, Platform

''If the thought of living in a sterile 1950s cliché complete with mindless daily duties that rob you of your individuality, personality and soul conjures images of finally snapping and carelessly gliding across a blood-drenched slip-n-slide, then this is the performance for you!''
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Hollie Gibbs, CoolCleveland.com

Winner of:
Best Performance of Quality Label from Move-Award, Europe
Best Actors from Valise International Theater Festival, Poland
Best Choreography and Stage Movement Design and Best Costume Design from Acco International Fringe Theatre Festival, Israel

Emanuella Amichai is a director and choreographer living and working in Tel Aviv. Her unique stage work combines performance, dance and visual art in her characteristic powerful visual style.

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Start Sales Date

Internet :
10 Oct 2017, 9am.

Other Channels :
10 Oct 2017, 10am.

Language

English

Duration

Approximately 50 minutes
 

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Rating / Age Limit

  • Advisory (Some Mature Content)
  • No admission for infant in arms and child aged below 13 years old 
  • Child 13 years old and above must purchase ticket for admission

 
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CREATOR & DIRECTOR – EMANUELLA AMICHAI

Emanuella Amichai is a director and choreographer living and working in Tel Aviv. Her stage work combines performance, dance and visual art in a unique style characterised by a powerful visual style and a very clear aesthetics emphasising the physical and visual aspects of the human body and its condition.

She was part of the fringe committee and Head Artistic Producer for the Ma’abada Theatre in Jerusalem, where she initiated various events.

She is currently an independent artist, teaching acting, dance theatre and performance at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Drama department, and delivers independent workshops on performance, acting, and movement.

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