A contemporary tale about artists, kings and madmen
Kings climb their thrones and die #cry considers the intricate power triangle between artists, kings and madmen. In a mutual interchange of control, authority and creation and due to their overlapping features, the story plays with the justified entitlement of power and how to cope with it. Think existential crises, feeling futile and a whiff of Foucault.
Their first collaboration stems from their shared love for texts as the decisive fundament of a play and as a versatile material. It took them quite some time to finally sit together behind the writing desk, as it’s an attempt to harmonize their imagination, practice and methods.