Previous performances:

The Moon (2016)

Rhythm Coference feat. Inner Splits (2014)

Analysis - the whole song (2011)

Ricky and Ronny and Hundred Stars - a sado-country-opera (2010)

The Ballad of Ricky and Ronny - a Pop Opera (2007)

Not The Real Thing (2005)

Shoes and Bags - the opening of MaisonDahlBonnema (2003)


POST COITUM OMNE ANIMAL TRISTE EST (1999): A manifestation of sadness towards life and culture without being very dramatic about it. With songs like ëHi, see you at the gymí, and a long chain of shit-stories. Starring
the lady with the sunglasses: Anneke Bonnema
the brown man: Hans Petter Dahl
the native American from India: Øyvind Berg(N)
the woman hanging on the wall: Liza May Post
the clown: Robert Steijn
and every night an other improvising dancer: Michael Schumacher (USA), David Zambrano (Venezuela), Mat Voorter(NL), Martin Sonderkamp(D), Voin de Voin(BUL), Hisako Horikawa(JAP), Mischa van Dullemen(NL), Angelica Oei(NL), Laurie Booth(GB) a.o.

Shown: Rode Zaal, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam; Arnhemse Schouwburg, Arnhem; Lantaren Venster, Rotterdam; Chapter,Cardiff (Wales).

SEX & INTERIEURS / EERLIJK EN ORGIE / TEGENMAAT (1998): pure sound and spoken word
Text/voice: Anneke Bonnema        music/singing: Hans Petter Dahl          hostess: Jacquine van Elsberg

Shown: [NES], Frascati 2, Amsterdam(NL); (1999) Woodbrookers, Kortehemmen, Friesland(NL).

ATTENTION - SINGDANCE #3 (1998): is the third and last of the Singdance-performances from L&O Amsterdam. Just like in WHAT HAVE YOU DONE WITH MY POEM?-SINGDANCE #1 and MADE IN HEAVEN-SINGDANCE #2 we continue with the sayings that ëthe most beautiful things in life, you can not tell about with words; you have to sing or dance ití, and ëcontrol is coincidentally accidentalí. In ëATTENTIONí, Hope and Fear are companied by Speed and Catastrophe to visualize accidents and dreams. Forward singing and backward dancing is performed by saxophone-player Erik Balke (from BAK-TRUPPEN), dutch actor Tom Jansen, dutch actress Christine van Stralen and the L&O Amsterdammers Anneke Bonnema and Hans Petter Dahl. Jacquine van Elsberg takes care of the dressing.

Shown: [NES], Frascati 1, Amsterdam(NL); Lantaren Venster, Rotterdam(NL); Schouwburg Arnhem, Arnhem(NL).

GOOD GOOD VERY GOOD (1997): a co-production with BAK-TRUPPEN (N).
Participants: Erik Balke, Øyvind Berg, Anneke Bonnema, Hans Petter Dahl, Ingvild Holm, Trine Falch Johannesen, Jørgen Knudsen, Gurå Mathiesen, Bo Krister Wallstroem and Worm Winther.

Shown: `T STUC, Leuven (B); Bergen Internasjonale Teater, Bergen(N); Expozaal, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam;
`T STUC, Leuven ; Limelight, Kortrijk(B);(1998) Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo(N); Smutthullet, Alta(N); Bakteharji, Kautokeino(N); Kulturhuset, Karasjok(N); Malmklang, Kirkenes(N); The Barents Sea, M/S Midnatsol(N); Tromsø Kunstforening, Tromsø(N); Shanghai Theatre Academy, Shanghai(China); Chapter, Cardiff (GB); CCA, Glasgow (GB).

MADE IN HEAVEN - our own version - SINGDANCE #2(1997): was made in India and the Netherlands between November 1996 and March 1997. From 14. - 25. november ë 96 all the participants sat for 10 days
with their eyes closed, without smoking, drinking coffee or talking with eachother or anybody else. This happend in Igatpuri, District Nasik, Maharashtra , India, bookmarks /v/vip.html. 3 hrs performance= 3 hrs pause.
Participants: Anneke Bonnema, Hans Petter Dahl, Jacquine van Elsberg and Robert Steijn.

Shown: Expozaal, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam; [ON]ze Keuze, Expozaal, De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam; moving mime festival, Concertzaal, Tilburg; (1999) Eurokaz-festival ë99, Zagreb(CRO).

WHAT HAVE YOU DONE WITH MY POEM? - SINGDANCE #1(1996): love-poems sent to us on request, are remixed and transformed into a rhythmic composition with poetical burst-outs containing all kind of moving emotions. Dancing and singing, drinking and eating around a table. A catering serves small things to eat and drink during the session.
Participants: Anneke Bonnema, Hans Petter Dahl, Jacquine van Elsberg and Robert Steijn.

Shown: Frascati, Amsterdam; Highlights during the Summer Celebration Party/ Johnson`s Birthday Bash, Frascati Amsterdam.(1997): tí Veem, Amsterdam.

TANTRA & WESTERN (1995): a love -show /love-room by Love & Orgasm. Participants: Anneke Bonnema, Hans Petter Dahl. Assistance: Jaquine van Elsberg.

Shown:Festival a/d Werf Utrecht; Wilde Nachten #1; Heaven House Hell, theater Frascati, Amsterdam; Doors of Perception, i.s.m. Supperclub, Paradiso, Amsterdam; First Night Event im Bockenheimer Depot, TAT , Frankfurt (D).
(1996): Timemachine, Melkweg, Amsterdam; Bergen Internasjonale Teater, Bergen (N).