Docu-performance and video screening
How do foreign women who married local men cope with the reality of life in Israel?
Three performers take over a public space and share the experiences of 18 women who emigrated for love, recounting their stories through voice, rhythm and movement that transports the audience through physical and emotional places.
Stand by has been created at Clipa Theatre
Premiered at Acco Festival 2022
Produced with the support of the Israel Lottery Council For Culture & Arts.
Concept, creation and design:
Artistic advisor: Idit Herman
Performers creators: Abeer Lawen, Gabrielle Neuhaus, Kazuyo Shionoiri
Vocal coaching: Laila Mazal Yenishen
Art in video: Laure Jubran-Cadoux
Photo: Rawan Suleiman