Alexander Karschnia, one-third of the free-scene collective Andcompany&Co, reveals what makes his theatre company tick. Read more

Theatre & Dance

Theatertreffen Blog: An annotated playlist

For the festival’s closure, Lily Kelting comes up with 10 reflections on the musical side of this year’s Theatertreffen. Spotify playlist included! Read more

May 22, 2017 2:00 PM The Theatertreffen Blog

Theatertreffen Blog: Free hugs in a one-room democracy

Can free hugs make a better world? Probably not. But they do feel good. Berlin’s Social Muscle Club invited guests from their now-global network to host a give-and-take performance as part of the new "Shifting Perspectives" platform. Read more

May 17, 2017 1:00 PM The Theatertreffen Blog

Frank Castorf ’s seven-hour "Faust" is his last lap before the Volksbühne sells its soul. But is it any good? Find out and then catch May 12, 14, 26 and 27. Read more

Theatre & Dance

INTERVIEW! Mexico City-based actor, director and author Gabino Rodriguez went undercover in a factory for six months. The result, Tijuana, comes to the Schaubühne’s FIND festival on Apr 4. Read more

Theatre & Dance

Happy anniversary to the free scene! Radialsystem V, Ballhaus Ost, Sophiensaele and Ballhaus Naunystraße all have something to celebrate this month and here's how they're doing it. Read more

Theatre & Dance

The annual Expat Expo takes place now through June 5 to unite the major players in Berlin's English-speaking theater scene. We investigate exactly what that scene looks like. Read more

Theatre & Dance

Not quite a concert, not quite musical theatre... Royale, along with Hans Unstern and Black Cracker, are not only queering the stage, but using their trans* and queer experiences to get people thinking in BOIBAND, on at Maxim Gorki starting May 12. Read more

Theatre & Dance

Theatertreffen Blog: On arriving

Lily Kelting is up and running (or up and sitting) at Theatertreffen at this point, checking out the best German theatre has to offer. Her first forays? Two plays dealing with "Migrationshintergrund"... Read more

May 9, 2016 3:20 PM The Theatertreffen Blog

At this year's Theatertreffen (May 6-22), the best German plays come to English-speaking audiences this year, thanks to the power of surtitles. Read more

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Say "RAF" in Berlin, heads turn. The lengthy title of the Schaubühne production "The Invention of the Red Army Faction by a Manic-Depressive Teenager..." is no different. What did we think? Read here and see for yourself May 8 and 29. Read more

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Starting this Fri, May 6, it’s the Super Bowl of German theatre, a two-week celebration of 10 top plays – and this year, for the first time ever, Theatertreffen has reached gender parity. Here are the women to watch. Through May 22. Read more

Theatre & Dance

Lebanese multimedia artist Rabih Mroué tackles his home country’s civil war in HAU retrospective Outside the Image Inside Us on Mar 30-Apr 3. Read more

Theatre & Dance

  • DeutscheOperCarmen

    Marcus Lieberenz/


    Ort: Deutsche Oper Berlin. Titel: Carmen. Autor: Georges Bizet. Musikal. Leitung: Ivan Repusic. Insz.: Ole Anders Tandberg. Buehne: Erlend Birkeland. Kostueme: Maria Geber. Licht: Ellen Ruge. Premiere: 20.01.2018 Darst.: Clementine Margaine (Carmen), Nicole Haslett (Frasquita), Jana Kurucova (Mercedes), Heidi Stober (Micaela). Copyright: Marcus Lieberenz/ (Veroeffentlichung nur gegen Honorar und Belegexemplar!)

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