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What’s on at Berlin theatres this month?

What are the best plays showing at Berlin theatres this month? Our stage editor compiles some highlights.

Stage review

The Ego and His Own: Buzzing, uncompromising individualism

Max Stirner’s 1844 philosophical text of individualism has been transformed into a surreal spectacle at Deutsches Theater.

Editor's column

Think theatre audiences are old, rich and white? Not in Berlin

The enduring and impassioned support of Berlin’s myriad theatregoers shows that theatre would be nothing without its […]

Interview

Ulrich Khuon’s finale: Deutsches Theater intendant says goodbye

After 14 years at the held of Berlin's Deutsches Theater, Ulrich Khuon is putting on one last […]

Interview

“I don’t believe in auteur theatre”: Intendant René Pollesch on life at the Volksbühne

René Pollesch talks about the writer's two-decade involvement with the Volksbühne, political theatre, and what we might […]

Editor's choice

Escape the bleak midwinter: Feel-good theatre, ballet and opera

As the days get shorter and darker, Berliners can find comfort in some joyfully camp stage, ballet […]

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