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“Snakes shed their skin every three weeks. It allows them to renew their identity and leave the outer shell behind. We cannot leave our outer shell behind. Our skin bears the imprint of the memories of our lives”


Playful, beautiful and highly skilled, Natalie Inside Out is a unique collaboration between world-class hand-balancer Natalie Reckert and digital artist Mark Morreau, using technology and video projections to turn our conventional ideas of circus upside down and inside out. Literally.

Fusing circus and interactive technologies to examine the inner workings and fragmentation of the body, Natalie and Mark playfully investigate the relationship between the actual, and the mediatised body. Exploring the intersection of live acrobatic performance, close up video and spoken word, they embed movement on stage into projected landscapes on screen, to reveal the underlying mechanics, emotions and motivations of the circus body.

  • Natalie in Handstand with cables draped over her. Mark is at her feet with a laptop onen on his knee
    Natalie Reckert and Mark Morreau photo: Matt Hennem


NEWSFLASH March 2024

Natalie and Mark are performing “Natalie Inside Out” in Brussels, Belgium, on 27 and 28 March!
Come and join us! We’re even going to do the show en francais!
https://upupup.be/show/natalie-inside-out/?show_context=festival-up