For the 8th edition of Mats Gustafsson’s NU Ensemble, Gustafsson focused on the current state of the world, HIDROS 8 – HEAL is an attempt to rise and find the questions about the state of things. there is an extreme unbalance on local and global levels at the moment — from ideological, economical, cultural and political perspectives – and we need an equilibrium of some sorts very soon. can it HEAL ? what can make it all HEAL? and for how long can it HEAL?