The Snake Bites Its Own Tail

1987, Korzo Theater,
The Hague
The Netherlands

The Snake Bites Its Own Tail


The snake biting its own tail is the symbol for uniting and healing everything that was once split. Bontempi performs a theatrical production in which the template of its form is the origin of theatre, the ritual. The production is in two parts: part I The Chaos and part II The Order.


Concept, production, choreography and design