Verdriet is het Ding met Veren (2021)

Composition and arrangements for Verdriet is het Ding met Veren of Erik Whien, based on the book Grief is the Thing with Feathers of Max Porter. Commissioned by Theater Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Instruments used: voice, various analogue and digital synthesizers, sampler/sequencer, organ, piano, electric guitar

Direction: Erik Whien

Scenography: Julian Maiwald

Costume design: Rebekka Wörmann

Light design: Julian Maiwald

Dramaturgy: Casper Vandeputte

Actors: Jacob Derwig, Jesse Mensah, Romijn Scholten