Thee starting point of "Naharin’s Virus” the text ”Publikumsbeschimpfung” (Offending the Audience) by the Austrian playwright Peter Handke. It's an aesthetic manifesto beautifully embedded in virtuosic dance and rich classical, Arabic and techno music. GöteborgsOperans Danskompani is the first dance company besides Batsheva (where Ohad Naharin was director 1990-2018) which has been allowed to perform the piece. This is the dance company’s third collaboration with Naharin. Previous collaborations were the acclaimed dance production Max and Decadance Gothenburg.
Several languages are spoken in "Naharin’s Virus". Some parts will have Swedish surtitles.