"Theatre, arts and dance – a creative way to cross borders", a project in Berne.
The weather is warm in Bümpliz, with summer treading timidly on the heels of spring, a fine evening. I prolong my stroll around the town centre; my appointment is at 7.30.
The gentle sound of a music box, four people seated around a desk, working. They slowly lose their balance, end up on the ground, slowly try to get up again. They make it, but return to their original, precarious position.
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