Maxim Gorki Theater

Am Festungsgraben 2, 10117 Berlin

Am Festungsgraben 2, 10117 Berlin
030 2022 1128


  • Method to meta-madness: Hamlet at Gorki

    REVIEW! Showing at Gorki on Mar 3 and 4 with English surtitles, Christian Weise’s "Hamlet" is a stylistically ambitious, playfully postdramatic and intellectually interesting approach to Shakespeare’s most-performed play.

    Feb 28, 2020

  • Daddy issues: Richter's In My Room at Gorki

    REVIEW! Falk Richter's "In My Room", playing at Maxim Gorki Theater Feb 7 and Feb 19 with English surtitles, explores masculinity and the impact our fathers have had on our lives with a diverse and masterful ensemble.

    Feb 6, 2020

  • Rags and riches tale is decidedly middle class

    The Gorki's Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky mash-up, "Anna Karenina or Poor People", offers a scathing reading of the two classics granting their oppressed figures agency. It just takes a while to get there. Catch it on Oct 9 and 17 with English surtitles.

    Oct 2, 2019

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    Ute Langkafel MAIFOTO

    The Sequel

    Director Nora Abdel-Maksoud delivers a side-splitting linguistic extravaganza striking at the heart of today's identity politics debate. Catch "The Sequel" at the Maxim Gorki Aug 24-25.

    Aug 20, 2019

  • Herzstück: Clowns at work

    The Gorki inaugurates its temporary “container” stage and the new Spielzeit with Sebastian Nübling's take on another Heiner Müller play following last season's "Hamletmaschine". More clowns on stage!

    Aug 19, 2019

  • Yes But No: Consensual fun at the Gorki

    How can we talk about sex nowadays? The five actors in Yael Ronen’s brave production dive deep into psychological recesses to speak about gross and hilarious childhood sexuality, clumsy first times and visceral scenes of abuse.

    Oct 5, 2018

  • The crowned queen of Gorki

    INTERVIEW. Maxim Gorki's new season opens up fresh with a new vision, a new programme and two brand new heads: one being Shermin Langhoff. With Herbstsalon, Gorki seeks to start off by bridging local with international and art with theatre.

    Nov 6, 2013

  • Gorki’s fall facelift

    Former head of Ballhaus Naunynstr. Shermin Langhoff has taken full control of Maxim Gorki Theater. While the leaves fall around us, the theatre's opening event starting Nov 9, Herbstsalon, promises to be a flurry of autumnal artistic excitement.

    Nov 5, 2013

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