Mental Masturbation

The work deals with the idea of self-image in relation to consequent feelings that result from an excessive and intense emotional incident. Feelings of guilt and regret that haunt us in our inability to cope with an ideal human image presented by society and religion, and that became like an iconic sign, which directs our lives and beliefs.

Choreographed and Directed By: Omar Rajeh Performed by: Khouloud Yassine and Omar Rajeh Music Composed by: Tarek Yamani Scenography: Hassan Sadek Light Design: Fadi yeni Turk Sound Operator : Bassel Kassem Video: Rami Sabbagh Duration of the show: 50 minutes A production of Omar Rajeh | Maqamat ( 2004) & BIPOD- Beirut International Platform of Dance - 2004

Performed at :

• The opening of BIPOD 2004 Beirut International Dance Platform (1st Edition ), at Theatre Monnot, Beirut - Lebanon

• Endansa Festival, L’Espai, Barcelona- Spain.