Created by Siljeholm/Christophersen
Co-produced by Sareyyet Ramallah.
Supported by Arts Council Norway
and the Norwegian Representative Office to the Palestinian Authority.
Photoes: Yazan Khalili/ Max Berg/ Helle Siljeholm.
Contributing artists: Farah Saleh, Fairouz Nastas, Gabriele Reuter, Jumana Dabis, Martin Lervik, Muaz Al-Jubeh, Salma Ataya, Sigrid Hirsch Kopperdal, Yazan Eweidat, Khader Nastas, Asala Ibrahim, Jeries Abu Jaber, and Yazan Khalili, Hamza Damra
The performance Area Y is a contemporary fabel on geographical landscape, staged as a 3 hour picnic event. The audience is taken to the chosen location for Area Y, in busses. In Ramallah, Area Y was set in an olive growth, situated on the border of area A and area C, a consequence of Oslo agreement. The performance question political interventions in geographcal landscape, that seperates people and communities from each other. The performance takes place from the twilight hour into the ”night”.