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Captain August’s log book

2020 NAUTIQUE MAGAZINE

KOOP HET BOOK“Azart – Ship of Fools”A colourful photo-artbookthat honours the millenary history of The Ship of Fools,the more then hundred years of the veteran fishing vesseland the thirty years of an erratic theatre company Transfer 29 € (* inclusive postage) to account:TRIODOS IBAN No: NL 94 TRIO 0338 5997 38Vrienden van AzartApeldoorn, HollandMention your […]

WE’RE ALL IN THE SAME SHIP

The Captain’s Log Book 37 English, Espagnol, Francais, Nederlands Puerto Pesquero Artisenal, Esmeraldas, Ecuador: Saturday, March 21, 2020 00º59´184´´ North, 079º38´787´´ West On board, we do not suffer from the loneliness many might experience on the third floor in the big cities. We are engaged in an absurd play with five completely different characters. The […]

A PHOTO-ARTBOOK OF THIRTY YEARS AZART

The Captain’s Log Book 36 Only in English 08º55’326 North / 079º31’662” West. A PHOTO-ARTBOOK OF THIRTY YEARS AZART FOUR FESTIVE DIA LECTURES IN AMSTERDAM Boekpresentatie /  Book Presentation 5-13 Februari 2020 Amsterdam, & AddresseS See under The book is an picaresque novel about how a student of Russian language and literature obtained an old […]

THE POINT OF NO RETURN

The Captain’s Log Book 35 January One, 2020 English * Espagnol * Français THE POINT OF NO RETURN 08º47’712 North / 079º33’003” West. The Fools hit the Pacific! On December 13, moonlit by the Full Cold Moon, they crossed the Panama canal. With his six locks, this canal is, to Dutch standards, rather ridiculous and […]

COLOMBIA

COLOMBIA # 033 Thursday, February 21, 2019 Taganga, Santa Marta, Colombia 11°16’081” N, 074°11’541” W Traduccion Castellano & Français abajo & en bas The stars are shining but you never know from where. For our proposition to stage a Curaçao show during the Carifesta Festival, the island happened to be pretty small and too limited […]

THE PROMISED ISLANDS December 29, 2018

THE PROMISED ISLANDS # 032 Saturday, December 29, 2018 Los Roques, Venezuela 11°56’912” N, 066°40’704” W Traduccion Castellano & Français abajo & en bas The Fools drop anchor at the Promised Islands off the coast of Venezuela. On the biggest island El Gran Roque live some thousand people that cater for the happy rich escaping […]

THE GRAN PREMIÈRE

THE GRAN PREMIÈRE # 031 Tuesday, October 23, 2018 SMS-pier, Waterkant #5, Paramaribo, Suriname. 55º09´173´´ North, 005º49´520´´ West Traduccion Castellano & Français abajo & en bas Before each of the shows, another local personality is set on a wooden vegetable box to give a short prologue about freedom. The première was opened by the Chargé […]

FREEDOM

FREEDOM # 030 Sunday, September 23, 2018 SMS-pier, Waterkant #5, Paramaribo, Suriname. 55º09´173´´, North, 005º49´520´´ West The huge wooden summer shed on the quay that faces the ship gradually transforms into a reception room, office, dressing studio and rehearsal space. Things are getting serious. We could comfortably settle here if the Fool’s Fate wasn’t an […]

BREAK THE CHAINS

# 029 Sunday, July 01, 2018 SMS-pier, Waterkant #5, Paramaribo, Suriname. 55º09´173´´, North, 005º49´520´´ West The French Fool Frederic found himself in the jungle, teaching the captain of a small marroon community to fire the outdated cannon that no-one knows how it landed there. He himself learned the trade of shooting by restaging historical battles […]