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Nightmares in Black and Green


"Roberta Pitrè’s solo on top of a kitchen table is full of invention and Antoine Vereecken’s duet with the doll is beautiful rather than merely comic"

Stuart Sweeney, Ballet-Dance Magazine, March 2004





Year :
2003 - 2004

Credits :
Danced by and created with Francisco Monteagudo, Roberta Pitrè, Antoine Vereecken
Lighting Design Helen Cain
Music and Sound Design Jeremy Cox
Costume Design Suzanne Holmes
Set Design Ed King
Voiceover Artist Russell Raisey
Choreography, Text & Direction Maresa von Stockert


An Unromantic Romance

A tragicomic account of everyday life eating its way into a relationship, followed by a chain reaction of unhappy circumstances that finally swallow love’s left-overs. Funded by the Arts Council of England.

The research for this piece was supported by The Place Choreodrome 2003.

UK & International Tour October 2003 – May 2004

Running time: 23 minutes

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