How can the uprising be rehearsed? Standing up, sitting down, between the chairs? Albrecht Dürer's "fallen angel" hovers above the scenery, whose motionlessness is not to be confused with inaction. For he calls for play: "My left, left seat is free!" Sometimes an unoccupied folding chair becomes a vacancy and a place where hilarity and wordplay turn into profoundly sad melancholy. A collective solo that is not afraid to ask big questions in company. An evening to stand still, to stand up, to withstand.
In her 2019 collective solo piece, “Sitzen ist eine gute Idee” (“Sitting is a Good Idea”), which HAU Hebbel am Ufer presents as part of the Tanzplattform at Radialsystem, Antje Pfundtner in Gesellschaft (Antje Pfundtner in Company) asks herself and her audience the question, "What will you stand up for?"