The Place Prize Commissions

Mamoru Iriguchi

Mamoru Iriguchi is a zoologist, theatre designer and multimedia performance maker. His design includes Mincemeat for Cardboard Citizens, which won Best Design, Evening Standard Theatre Awards. His performance pieces Pregnant?!, Into the Skirt (commissioned by Mousonturm, Frankfurt) and Projector/Conjector (which premiered in Resolution! 2011 at The Place) have been toured internationally.

In One Man Show 1000 audiences watch Mamoru perform on stage. 1000 different views of Mamoru with 1000 pairs of eyes. 1000 differently interpreted versions of  Mamoru in 1000 brains. Some of his 1000 doppelgängers escape from audiences’ brains to perform on stage. With original Mamoru.