Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz

Kurfürstendamm 153, 10709 Berlin

Kurfürstendamm 153, 10709 Berlin


  • Eurotrash: Voyage into the abyss

    Christian Kracht's postmodernist novel sets sail from the Schaubühne in this heart-rending adaptation

    Jan 17, 2022


    Gianmarco Bresadola

    Kein Weltuntergang: Feedback loop exemplified

    What should we do about climate change? Kein Weltuntergang at Schaubühne puts that question to an audience.

    Sep 27, 2021

  • The pleasures of revenge: Michael Kohlhaas at Schaubühne

    Based on an 1810 novella of the same name, Schaubühne's latest production follows the relentless pursuit of cross-border justice.

    Jul 15, 2021

  • In sexual flux: Orlando

    A masterly executed stage adaptation of a Virginia Woolf's challenging 1928 book charting 300 years in the life of its genderfluid, time-travelling eponymous poet protagonist. Catch it at Schaubühne on Sep 11, 12, 13, Oct 25, 26, 27.

    Sep 9, 2019

  • status quo: Reversing patriarchy at the Schaubühne

    Maja Zade, a dramaturg at the Schaubühne for nearly 20 years, has turned our society upside-down in her meta-theatrical analysis of the #MeToo movement – her debut as playwright. Catch it this month Mar 10-12 (only German).

    Mar 4, 2019

  • Italian nights bleed into golden dawns: Italienische Nacht

    Is Thomas Ostermeier's newest a smash? Read our review and then decide whether to check it out Jan 4-8 at the Schaubühne.

    Jan 2, 2019

  • Im Herzen der Gewalt

    Édouard Louis’ memoir of rape. Catch this month Nov 11-14 at Schaubühne.

    Nov 9, 2018

  • Directing in bad faith

    After a long international tour, Simon McBurney’s Zweig adaptation Beware of Pity returns to the Schaubühne with a heavy thud. It runs March 8-11.

    Feb 27, 2018

  • Dancing through memories

    Exploring the relationship between physical locations and the art of memory, Constanza Macras and Dorky Park’s bizarre dance spectacle The Past proves to be both thought-provoking and absurdly entertaining. It's on at the Schaubühne Jan 29-30.

    Jan 28, 2015

  • MEAT: The brutality on your doorstep

    Using 'cannibal killer' Luka Magnotta (caught in a Neukölln internet cafe in in 2012) as inspiration, Thomas Bo Nilsson created a large-scale installation running for the duration of the F.I.N.D. fest. Catch it Apr 3-13.

    Mar 26, 2014

  • I’d rather Goya robbed me of sleep than some other arsehole

    A wild ride through the streets of Madrid accompanied by two young children, a bottle of Glenfiddich and philosopher Peter Sloterdijk – Rodrigo García's play is fun and freaky.

    Mar 7, 2011

  • 11th F.I.N.D. festival

    The world is (on) our stage! The Schaubühne's 10-day festival attracts a host of international artists and features a packed program of readings, full productions, and discussions. Check out our preview.

    Feb 28, 2011

  • A chat with... director Thomas Ostermeier

    The Schaubühne artistic director analyzes the Oedipal bond, discusses the lure of Shakespeare and explains the organic evolution of a long-running stage production.

    Dec 31, 2010

  • A chat with... director Katie Mitchell

    Mitchell’s unorthodox directorial style has made her loved and loathed in the British theatre world. Her next project? A multimedia take on Strindberg’s Miss Julie – at Schaubühne.

    Sep 28, 2010

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