Common Essence was one of the earlier pieces of Roberto Olivan. The creation took place while being student at P.A.R.T.S. – Performing Arts Research and Training Studios in Brussels (Belgium).


  • Artistic Direction: Roberto Olivan
  • Performers: Erna Ómarsdóttir, Salva Sanchis, Taka Shamoto and Roberto Olivan
  • Music: Meredith Monk, Flavio Marelli and Peter Vermeersch