Photo by Artur Oleszczuk

Meritum / Essence

Premiere: 27/05/2011
Script, choreography and direction: Stefan Niedziałkowski
Costumes and props: Justyna Oleksiak
Performance dates: 27–31/05/2011

Part I: "Dying Of The Fire"
Music: Wojciech Konikiewicz
Cast: Aneta Rajner, NEIRO

Part II: Scene from "Profoundity" performance (new version)
Music: Bohdan Mazurek
Cast: Katarzyna Czapla, Junko Koma, Julia Mieczkowska, NEIRO, Aneta Rajner, Eliza Zakrzewska with Krystyna Bocheńska and Maciej Ciechomski

Part III: "Echo"
Music: Wojciech Konikiewicz
Cast: Julia Mieczkowska, Eliza Zakrzewska

Part IV: "Enchantment"
Music: Agnieszka Zdrojek–Suchodolska
Cast: Katarzyna Czapla, Junko Koma, NEIRO

Part V: "Flirt", 2nd part of "Coexistence" performance
Music: Romuald Twardowski
Cast: Katarzyna Czapla, Aneta Rajner

Part VI: "Endurance", 4th part of "Coexistence" performance (new version)
Music: Agnieszka Zdrojek–Suchodolska
Cast: Katarzyna Czapla, Junko Koma, Julia Mieczkowska, Aneta Rajner, Eliza Zakrzewska

Music in the scenes between mime pieces: Agnieszka Zdrojek–Suchodolska

The purpose of "Meritum / Essence" is to present the most characteristic moments from the mime artist's creative work in The Mime Art Theatre. The spectacle is composed from six mime pieces alternated with scenes showing actors during exercises and preparation for the perfomance.