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It picks up on topical socio-critical issues and brings them to the municipal community. To what extent do our bodies determine the way we perceive our environment? Mamela Nyamza, Chuma Sopotela, Buhlebezwe Siwani, and Zikhona Jacobs protested against this discrimination during the award ceremony in 2017. Now these two artists — a man and a woman of different ages, with different types of bodies and different social backgrounds — encounter one another in a performance that feeds off of the perspective one has of the other person. Since 2012, the project has been growing from city to city and now presents portraits from Switzerland, Germany, Serbia, England, Scotland, Holland, South Africa, Australia, Austria and France. Spielart has long been an indispensable point of reference and career springboard for the international theatre and performance scene. A symposium on the role of the actor is naturally deliberately addressed to a specialist public.

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Spielart Theater Festival

Spielart festival

Others, however, are accounts of gargantuan acts of deceitfulness and serious crimes, as severe as mass murder and genocide. As they dance, sing, and relate they question the processes of perception. His pathological need to ironize every person and every event in his immediate and distant surroundings usually results in a determined self-irony. He studied theatre studies, journalism and religious studies in Bern, Fribourg and Berlin. It consists above all in the question: Who can travel where? It raises some fundamental social and artistic questions: What is power? The festival creates cross-networks within the city through collaborations with stimulating institutions and communities in Munich. If you look at the German-language theatre system of the time, then you see intendants yoking together a director with a given material.

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SPIELART FESTIVAL: DIE 120 TAGE VON SODOM BY MILO RAU NACH MOTIVEN BASED ON WORKS BY PIER PAOLO PASOLINI AND DONATIEN ALPHONSE FRANÇOIS DE SADE

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As I would like to make up for missing to announce the event on time way in advance, I want to give more details about all the plays that take place this Friday and Saturday. And it will presumably grow still further the more seriously the festival takes its self-imposed mission to present its public with the hitherto unseen and perhaps unthought and untried. Has Spielart developed over the years? The criteria are distinctly more difficult for black artists to fulfill than for white artists. Since 1995, the biennial festival Spielart in Munich has been a byword for critical discourse about innovative and intercultural performing arts as well as on socio-political issues. Assembly for a Different Europe — the model for a programme focus in 2015: Art in Resistance. A sound installation by Tania El Khoury from Lebanon commemorates Syrian activists who were and are buried in private gardens during the civil war.

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Theaterfestival Spielart

Spielart festival

Every one of these voices has a special point of interest and tells a different story about the catastrophe, placing it in a different correlation. Außerdem gibt es zwei Zusatzvorstellungen: von Boris Niktin wird am 4. What is normal, what is abnormal? What does the division of labour look like? The audience wanders through an installative, multimedia episodic drama with extremely powerful images. In recent years Spielart has been often criticized for its complexity, in 2015 again the program is huge, with about 75 invited groups and artists. The Way You Look at Me Tonight Friday 6. But that there should be opportunities for informal exchange and a party was from the start important.

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Theaterfestival Spielart

Spielart festival

Funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation, Gob Squad is currently cooperating with the Comic Opera in Berlin and the Nature Theater of Oklahoma was even invited to the Berlin Theatre Meeting in 2010. He loves cats as well as vermouth, and he emphasizes that anger is the main impulse for his artistic, social, and athletic activities. Spielart has become more and more a festival that not only issues invitations but also itself produces performances and promotes young talents. An interview with festival director Tilmann Broszat. They are cast because of their skin color only for nameless supporting roles. As the third focus there are the non-European guest performances.

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I am sorry that I learned the existence of this event two days before it ends. And since our Woodstock took place during the first financial crisis, it had an incredible explosiveness. How would you describe these forms of theatre? He develops an autobiographically inspired performance about what it means to break social taboos, step into the public eye and make oneself visible, exposed and vulnerable. Dazu kommt ein - und erstmalig ein Schulprogramm. Eine thematische Vertiefung finden die Theaterproduktionen in einer sich durch das Festival ziehenden Gesprächsreihe.

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