According to a Chinese proverb, you wish “interesting times” on people who you hate: turbulent, troubled times in which everything can change completely, in which everything is at stake. How is our unrest connected with the unrest in the world? And how can we cope with it together?
The musical theatre performance Interesting Times is a study into the productive potential inherent in the unrest that the human race is facing right now. kainkollektiv suggests we prepare to fight in and against the interesting times, and draws scenic, choreographic and musical temperature curves which reach out from individual bodies into the world and are rejected again. Starting material is provided both by unrest on a personal level and the unrest out there in the world.