Manifestos for Queer Futures #3. The Present Is Not Enough – Performing Queer Histories and Futures. 22.06.2019. Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin.
Who got to present their work on that stage and how was the frame for the event generated and held?
How do you take care of somebody you invite?
Who does need 1500€?
How much labor, money and time was each artist able to put into the preparation and generation of material for that intervention?
Why does it feel like a competition?
What does it do to the work of each artist presenting to be sharing time and space with other artists with different positioning within or outside the institutional, so-called professional dance and performance scene in Berlin?
How does one make use of institutional power?
What did these interventions reveal about the current conditions of the institutionalized theatre stage context?
The future is about the present