He who picks his words well, can turn the weakest argument into the strongest.
The sell-out hit of the 2012 Edinburgh Fringe from one of Europe’s hottest theatre companies to explode out of Belgium since Ontroerend Goed.
Valentijn Dhaenens has received universal critical acclaim and been described as a one-man powerhouse for his thrilling and virtuoso performance in BigMouth. Using fragments of well-known and lesser known speeches, he shows that in 2500 years, the tricks of the trade hardly changed, and that whilst the absolute truth doesn’t exist, it is just a pretty lie for those who aspire world power or just the hand of their beloved.
Direction & performance: Valentijn Dhaenens
Light & sound design: Jeroen Wuyts
Costume design: Barbara De Laere
Production Management: Inge Lauwers