Ed Houben is passionate about history -- most especially Napoleonic history -- and spends much of his free time participating in historical re-enactments in the Netherlands and beyond. Here he tells us about the details of his hobby, and shares pictures from his re-enactment group in Maastricht.
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BY CARO AND MIKE
Caro and Mike did a live performance with tape recorder, voice and sound effects: An audio visual work in progress about isolation and memory of the human body & spirit in the context of empty, abandoned spaces and places. They used the setting of a former Russian military base in the town of Wünsdorf to re-tell their story of ghosts that reappear in the form of voices, images and sounds. Kind of spooky!
BY ERIN REILY
@ VOL 15
ON APR 20, 2012
Photographer Erin Riley was curious about the role of military chaplains, and so she set out to find the stories behind these people. Her presentation reveals the results of her interviews and photographs.
"Presentation of the Day" on June 8, 2013.
How Can a Necktie Help in War?
BY YULIA SKOK
@ VOL 1
ON OCT 01, 2013
Needlewoman Yulia Skok presents clothes firstly made for military needs, but then later finding a place in everyday life. Yulia talks about cloaks, jackets, shoes, sweaters and what-not to wear clothing items. She highlights that many common types of clothing styles have a military origin. (in Russian)
Battle Rap - a History of Ritual Profanity
BY RORY STOBO
@ VOL 1
ON AUG 25, 2015
Did you know that ritual profanity is as old as the hills? Well Rory Stobo does and he practices it in his spare time. Commonly known as Battle Rap, Rory explains what happens during contests, how rappers win and where this gritty, punchy and exhilarating art form is going.
Site-Based Performance: Development of a Process
BY DAN SHANAHAN
@ VOL 17
ON SEP 15, 2016
“We devised a few rules: Start with the architecture. Consider its history. Draw from its mythology.”
In "Site-Based Performance: Development of a Process" from PechaKucha Buffalo Vol. 17, Artistic Director and Co-Founder of Torn Space Theatre in Buffalo, NY, Dan Shanahan, reveals Torn Space's process of developing site-based performance. Drawing from over 10 years of experience and eight original pieces for non-traditional performance venues, Shanahan addresses the influences, aesthetics, and rules for Torn Space's site-based performances.
CrossFit and Feminist?: CrossFit as Performance
BY SHANNON WALSH
@ VOL 4
ON MAR 31, 2017
Shannon Walsh is a fitness-averse performance scholar and wannabe woman warrior. This year, on a whim, she took a 6-week “best self challenge” CrossFit course at a local gym. What she discovered changed the way she saw herself, her relationship to the world, and the way she sees theatre.
Story of new occupation of military man from Presidental Regiment.
BY DENIS TAINITSKY
@ VOL 2
ON JUN 07, 2017
Was military in Kremlin Regiment. After it he decided to leave for his home city and opened coffee hub in Volgograd.
Создатель Городской кофейни Long Bird.