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Still from All About Eve (Joseph L. Mankiewicz, 1950)

Interview met Ivo van Hove & Jan Versweyveld + All About Eve

Andrea van Pol interviews theatre director Ivo van Hove and designer Jan Versweyveld about their exhibition All About Theatre About Film. The title was inspired by Joseph L. Manckiewicz’s legendary classic All About Eve in which Bette Davis stars as an aging theatre diva whose status is threatened.

Poster All About Eve 1950
For 40 years, theatre director Ivo van Hove and set designer Jan Versweyveld have been making theatre together. Their methods are progressive and experimental, and are mimicked around the globe. Their exceptional forte? Converting film scripts into plays: reason enough for Eye to invite the pair to compile an exhibition about their work.

Programme

  • Interview with Ivo van Hove & Jan Versweyveld

    Andrea van Pol interviews theatre director Ivo van Hove and designer Jan Versweyveld about their exhibition All About Theatre About Film.

  • All About Eve

    Screening of All About Eve, Joseph L. Manckiewicz’s legendary classic in which Bette Davis stars as an aging theatre diva whose status is threatened. The title of the exhibition was inspired by this film.

Details

Event language

Dutch

Language

English

Subtitles

Dutch

Part of

All About Theatre About Film

Film and theatre influence each other continuously. To celebrate that relationship between the two worlds, Eye has invited stage director Ivo van Hove and scenographer Jan Versweyveld to compile an exhibition.

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All About Theatre About Film: Antonioni Project (after Michelangelo Antonioni) (2009) © Jan Versweyveld
Portrait picture of Ivo Van Hove
Portrait picture of Jan Versweyveld

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