presents Bjarne Devolder
icw Royal Conservatory Antwerp and Monty
Bjarne Devolder in Naomi Velissariou were inspired by "Smaltown Boy" by the German writer in theater maker Falk Richter. MY PEOPLE is the "coming of age" story of a gay boy, Luca, who grew up in a homophobic environment and developed an enormous self-hatred as a result.
PERFORMED BY: Bjarne Devolder / COACHING: Naomi Velissariou / TEXT FRAGMENTS by Falk Richter in a translation by Ludwig Bindervoet / DRAMATURGY: Bjarne Devolder, Naomi Velissariou, Assia Bert / LIGHT & STAGE: Hugo Moens / IMAGE: Emma Van Den Broeck / THANKS TO: De Roo, Clara van den Broek, Lois Brochez, Kenneth Cardon, Leonore Spee, Monty Kultuurfaktorij, Royal Conservatory Antwerp, SKaGeN.