Theatre

Cuckoo

1 March - Campo, Ghent
20.00 - €10 - Free for members

In Cuckoo, South Korean Jaha Koo has put up a play that  the stage with three unusual performers: rice cookers. That’s right, you read that well, rice cookers. The play takes you through the last two decades of Korean history, with both personal experiences, major political events, as well as eating culture. This humorous, yet sometimes frightening piece, reminds us about the technological evolutions and limit of humanity: is this what we’re setting ourselves to? To watch robots on stage? How would actors fill their bowls of rice then?