The Theatre Featuring Jeremy O. Harris and Sasha Waltz
Gus Van Sant and Alessandro Michele • 2020 • Italy/US • English/Italian
Our world becomes a stage in the fourth episode as Silvia arrives for an audition in a theatre together with her friend and fellow performer, played by actor and playwright Jeremy O. Harris, who offers encouragement. As the dancers warm up and get into costume backstage, Silvia and the choreographer, played by famed German dance leader Sasha Waltz, perform together to Ravel’s ‘Bolero’. A group bonding exercise on the stage with Waltz’s troupe becomes increasingly intense.