8CHT (aus: Der Riss) (1998)Duration: 45 minutes
Music theatre work
Text by Helmut Oehring (G). Graphics by Hagen Klennert
dancer (female), 7 deaf soloists, elec.git, live electronics
This work is available from Boosey & Hawkes for the world.
Tatjana Orlob, choreographer
Together, the works finished so far, 8CHT (aus: Der Riss), 7IEBEN (aus: Der Spalt), 6ECHS (aus: CRUISER/ Das Opfer), ER.eine She (aus: 5ÜNF/ Haare-Opfer) and 2WEI (aus: SCHANDE/ Das Opfer) form a cycle counted backwards from 8, with varying instruments, but always with music and text written by Oehring himself, combined with live electronics, deaf actors, dancer(s), instrumental soloists, singers and stage actors.