NOOIT TE LAAT: Bryana Fritz

'Submission Submission'
Thu. 24.06.2021 - Fri. 25.06.2021
Thu 24.06.'21
Fri 25.06.'21

Desktop art, riot grrl music & medieval literature

Joan of Arc, Hildegard of Bingen, Christina the Astonishing and Christina of Bolsena, four saints from the Middle Ages who met a very unpleasant end. In ‘Submission Submission’, dancer-poet Bryana Fritz – who will also be present at WOMEN AND CHILDREN FIRST 2020 – portrays these women in a collage of desktop art, tongue-performance, feminist riot grrl music and medieval literature.

In ‘Submission Submission’ Bryana Fritz is an amateur hagiograph, a biographer of saints. Through digital laptop poetry Fritz unravels the convoluted lives and deaths of four unfortunate women. A unique performative dialogue with the audience that invokes these saints in physical and digital form.

Part of

“My laboure was to bringe hem into o body.”

- John Capgrave (1393-1464)


Thu 24.06 & Fri 25.06 - 20:00 De Vooruit Dansstudio 
PODIUM / performance / dance / #première 
in English 
40 min.



performance, text & choreography: Bryana Fritz - dramaturgy: Tom Engels – music partially based on: ‘Monsters’ by Heavens to Betsy (1993) & ‘Hamster Baby’ by Bikini Kill (1993) – with the support of: Performatik 19, Beursschouwburg & Kunstencentrum Vooruit – special thanks: Christina of Bolsena, Hildegard of Bingen, Christina the Astonishing, Joan of Arc, Henry Andersen, Hannes Dereere & Silke Huysmans, Pianofabriek (Brussel) & VCX Adult Entertainment - coproduced by: LOD muziektheater


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