My inspiration for this costume revolves around the body, but further; in an appreciation of the extreme formal approach to theatre comprised in the art of Kabuki.
What is the border between sheer passion and sanity? Should unconditional love hold limits? Are our own intimate personal tragedies relevant in a contemporary social world which dictates caution and safety at any cost?
I have known Jean René Lemoine as a friend and followed his career for almost 35 years now. I thought Medea was one of the best plays he had written. The moment he opened his mouth I wanted to say these words.