08.01.2018 - Dear governments, Chokri has a suggestion to make
On the occasion of our most recent performance Amnesty/Amnesia, Chokri Ben Chikha crawled into his pen to wake up our Belgian government, starting from the hottest issues of production. Just before Amnesty/Amnesia premiered in NTGent Arca, the column was published in De Morgen.
17.08.2017 - Save the date
Action Zoo Humain invites you to the book launch of Zoo Humain. The Happy Return of the Barbarian. On Thursday 7 September 2017 at 8 pm Chokri Ben Chikha will present the publication with the indispensable garlands and the enthusiasm of Dirk De Wachter, Anna Luyten, Marijke Pinoy, Dahlia Pessemiers-Benamar, Maxime Waladi, Kenji Minogue, Walid Ben
02.05.2017 - Mourade Zeguendi: "De Palma: Yes, please. A role as a terrorist: no, thank you."
Mourade Zeguendi is tired of the fact that he is always cast as a 'terrorist'. He also refuses an attractive proposal by Brian De Palma with conviction. His clear message to the director was picked up by the national and international press.
21.04.2017 - "Houellebecq is taken way too seriously" - Knack
This Sunday, the 23rd of April 2017, the first round of the French presidential election coincides with the premiere of Submission (Action Zoo Humain & NTGent) in Amsterdam. Everything is a coinsidence. Nothing is a coinsidence. Chokri Ben Chikha spoke with Els Van Steenberghe (Knack, 19/04/2017).
19.02.2017 - Recht.Op.Zondag
Mayor Bart Somers of Mechelen, apparently the "best mayor in the world", lures Action Zoo Humain with The Truth Commission to the city of Maneblussers! City festival Op.Recht.Mechelen celebrates 400 years of justice in its city with the intention to defend the importance of justice and justice. Where else than in Mechelen can we therefore better
16.01.2017 - Make society playable
How can an urban theatre in the world make a difference? According to Chokri Ben Chikha, the answer lies in 'playing', in the broadest sense of the word. It is about increasing the playability in the city. This can be done in several ways. Three tips in Etcetera & rekto:verso.
06.12.2016 - The Flemish Pavilion in Dubaï
“Een Vlaming kan zich goed relativeren, staat met beide voeten stevig in de kleigrond, waaruit na noeste arbeid een baksteen wordt gemaakt.” Maar wat vindt u? Met dank aan vele enthousiaste Waregemnaren verzamelden we opnieuw goeie ideeën over de Vlaamse identiteit voor het Flemish Pavilion in Dubaï (2020). Woensdag 21/12 om 20u sluiten Chokri Ben
24.11.2016 - Award ceremony Théatrales de Carthage
In November 2016, at the Journées Théâtrales de Carthage, we awarded the Artists Without Borders Prize to the talented Tunisian choreographer Hafedh Zallit with his production "Les ergs du Sable". The international jury (Chokri Ben Chikha (KASK/SCHOOL OF ARTS/HOGENT), Dave Schwab (PRODUCTIEHUIS ROTTERDAM), Cees Vossen (MOUSSEM) & Meriam Bousselmi