Troubleyn | Jan Fabre

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Irene Urciuoli


Every Saturday: one text, one language, one performer

The international colorful group of performers of Troubleyn/Jan Fabre read, in their mother tongue, from their homes in quarantine, a theatre text or a fragment of a theatre text, written by Jan Fabre.

IRENE URCIUOLI reads in Italian ANGEL OF DEATH (...) 


Piet Defrancq
To embrace nature (We are not at war with nature)

Every Sunday: a dancing thought of a performer

Jan Fabre gave the dancers the philosophical thought TO EMBRACE NATURE (We are not at war with nature) for improvisation.

PIET DEFRANCQ dances a 'silly walk'   (...)


Astrid Bas

Every Wednesday: excerpts from Fabre's Night Diaries

Watch and listen to ASTRID BAS (...)


The Night Writer_Lithuania
Jan Fabre created NAKTIES RAŠYTOJAS (The Night Writer) performed by the talented Martynas Nedzinkas, a production of the National Drama Theatre of Lithuania, Vilnius.
Resurrexit Cassandra

Read about Fabre's newest solo Resurrexit Cassandra, performed by Stella Höttler. The inspiring text has been written by Ruggero Cappuccio. The young French composer Arthur Lavandier created the original music (...)


We are happy to announce the project NOT ONCE. The first collaboration of Mikhail Baryshnikov and Jan Fabre (...)

The generosity of Dorcas!

Fabre's intense dance solo for Matteo Sedda!  - “Warrior of beauty, Matteo Sedda, enlightened by a laic inner faith which transcends him everywhere, punctuates the stage with his ardent presence, giving himself sensuously to the waves of music with their paroxysmal stresses which animate him and cause him to dance to their beat.” INFERNO MAGAZIN (Yves Kafka)

The poster of The Night writer at the National Theater of Belgrade
The Night Writer. The Serbian version.

Jan Fabre created the Serbian version of The Night Writer with the renowned actor Slobodan Bestić at the National Theater of Belgrade (...)

The set of the Night Writer in the Plywood Theater
The Night Writer. The Russian version.

Jan Fabre created for the 100th anniversary of the Bolshoi Drama Theater in Saint Petersburg an intimate version of The Night Writer. (...)

Love is the power supreme

The Bolshoi Drama Theater in Saint-Petersburg presented "Love is the Power Supreme", a mini-festival with the work of Jan Fabre: a photo- and videoinstallation as well as 3 performances: the creation Resurrexit Cassandra, Preparatio Mortis and a Russian version of The Night Writer ! (...)


The Night Writer - Giornale Notturno

"The Night Writer, Giornale Notturno" premièred at Triennale Milano and went on tour throughout Italy after. This literary performance is a visionary and disarming hymn to the subversive and intriguing artist Jan Fabre. His personal diaries feed into an intimate and provocative autobiography, performed on stage by the actor Lino Musella (...)

Premi Ubu 2019: Lino Musella

Congratulations to Lino Musella!! He won the prestigious Italian UBU theatre reward as "best actor" for his role in Fabre's "NIGHT WRITER - giornale notturno"

Jan Fabre Teaching Group

"The contemporary performer unites performance, theatre, and dance. Fabre always looks for physical impulses in and on the bodies of his performers and stimulates them to act on stage on the basis of those ‘real’ physical sensations." (...)

Video on demand: 24 hours of Mount Olympus

Watch the complet 24 hours of Fabre's opus magnus through Vimeo on demand: a high quality, multi-camera registration by Compagnie des Indes. From 24,99€ (...)

The great European stage directors, from Stanislavksi to Fabre

The prestigious British publishing house Bloomsbury Publishing UK(Methuen Drama) recently launched 8 volumes "The great European stage directors, from Stanislavksi to Fabre"! Volume #8 is about Pina Bausch, Romeo Castellucci and Jan Fabre. For sale online (...)

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Diario Nocturno

Fabre's Night Diaries (1978-1984 and 1985-1991) are now available in Spanish at Casimiro!

Fabre's Night Diary in Serbian

Fabre's 'Night Diary' (1985-1991) has been translated into Serbian and published by Vulcan ed.

Teatro di Jan Fabre

11 theatre text by Jan Fabre have been published by Editoria & Spettaculo. Now for sale online (...)

Mount Olympus DVD-box

The DVD-box of Mount Olympus, produced by La Compagnie des Indes, contains 13 DVD's of the complete 24 hour performance, a detailed program book with all information on the different chapters, the makers and performers, and a poster.

The box is for sale through the usual DVD retailers and e-commerce platforms, such as Amazon and Fnac.