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The 10 Selected Productions

Ten remarkable productions from the last season, selected by an independent jury of critics, provide a look at the status quo of German-language theatre.

The productions “Maria Stuart” (director: Anne Lenk), “Automatenbüfett” (director: Barbara Frey) and “Graf Öderland” (director: Stefan Bachmann) can be seen until 11 September on the respective programme pages of this website and in the ZDF/3sat-Mediathek.

Musician Matze Pröllochs in “Einfach das Ende der Welt“.

Einfach das Ende der Welt. © Diana Pfammatter

Production

Einfach das Ende der Welt

based on Jean-Luc Lagarce

Unavailable
5/13/2021
06:00 PM
Live stream from Schauspielhaus Zürich
In German with English subtitles
German audio description
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “Einfach das Ende der Welt”

Talk

After-show talk “Einfach das Ende der Welt”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/13/2021
08:40 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
A scene from “Show Me A Good Time”.

Show Me A Good Time. © Dorothea Tuch

Production

Show Me A Good Time

by Gob Squad

Unavailable
5/14/2021
10:00 AM
Live stream from Haus der Berliner Festspiele
In German and English
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “Show Me A Good Time”

Talk

After-show talk “Show Me A Good Time”

Unavailable
5/15/2021
10:00 AM
Live stream
In English
A scene from “Maria Stuart”.

Maria Stuart. Ensemble. © Arno Declair

Production

Maria Stuart

by Friedrich Schiller

Available until 9/11/2021
5/15/2021
06:00 PM
3sat-recording from Deutsches Theater Berlin
In German with English subtitles
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “Maria Stuart”

Talk

After-show talk “Maria Stuart”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/15/2021
08:20 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
Members of the acting company in a scene from the production “Automatenbüfett”.

Automatenbüfett. Ensemble. © Matthias Horn

Production

Automatenbüfett

by Anna Gmeyner

Available until 9/11/2021
5/16/2021
06:00 PM
3sat-recording from Burgtheater at Akademietheater (Vienna)
In German with German and English subtitles
German audio description
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “Automatenbüfett”

Talk

After-show talk “Automatenbüfett”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/16/2021
08:05 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
A scene from “Graf Öderland”; in the foreground, actor Thiemo Strutzenberger is holding up an axe.

Graf Öderland. Ensemble. © Birgit Hupfeld

Production

Graf Öderland

A Ballad in Twelve Scenes by Max Frisch

Available until 9/11/2021
5/17/2021
06:03 PM
3sat-recording from Residenztheater (Munich)
In German with English subtitles
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “Graf Öderland”

Talk

3sat-Award and After-Show Talk “Graf Öderland”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/17/2021
07:40 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
Actor Maja Beckmann in “Medea”.

Medea*. Maja Beckmann. © Gina Folly

Production

Medea*

by Leonie Böhm

Unavailable
5/20/2021
06:00 PM
Live stream from Schauspielhaus Zürich
In German with English subtitles
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “Medea*”

Talk

After-show talk “Medea*”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/20/2021
07:25 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
Actors from “Reich des Todes”, dressed in bathrobes.

Reich des Todes. Tilman Strauß, Anja Laïs, Josefine Israel, Burghart Klaußner, Sandra Gerling, Lars Rudolph. © Arno Declair

Production

Reich des Todes

by Rainald Goetz

Unavailable
5/21/2021
04:30 PM
Live stream from Deutsches SchauSpielHaus Hamburg
In German with English subtitles
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “Reich des Todes”

Talk

After-show talk “Reich des Todes”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/21/2021
08:55 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
A scene from “Der Zauberberg”; several people are running across a large white stage area with a snowy landscape projected onto the back wall.

Der Zauberberg. Ensemble. © Arno Declair

Production

Der Zauberberg

based on Thomas Mann

Unavailable
5/22/2021
06:00 PM
Live stream from Deutsches Theater Berlin
In German with English subtitles
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “Der Zauberberg”

Talk

After-show talk “Der Zauberberg”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/22/2021
08:10 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
Performer Anne Tismer in “NAME HER. Eine Suche nach den Frauen+“.

NAME HER. Eine Suche nach den Frauen+. Anne Tismer. © Hendrik Lietmann

Production

NAME HER. Eine Suche nach den Frauen+

by Marie Schleef

Unavailable
5/23/2021
04:00 PM
Recording from Ballhaus Ost (Berlin)
In German with English subtitles
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “NAME HER. Eine Suche nach den Frauen+”

Talk

After-show talk “NAME HER. Eine Suche nach den Frauen+”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/24/2021
04:00 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
Lucy Wilke and Paweł Duduś in “SCORES THAT SHAPED OUR FRIENDSHIP“.

SCORES THAT SHAPED OUR FRIENDSHIP. Lucy Wilke, Pawel Duduś. © Martina Marini-Misterioso

Production

SCORES THAT SHAPED OUR FRIENDSHIP

A project by and with Lucy Wilke and Paweł Duduś with music by Kim Twiddle

Unavailable
5/24/2021
05:00 PM
Recording from HochX Theater und Live Art (Munich)
In German and English with English subitles
German audio description
A pink colour field shows slight abstract contours.

After-show talk “SCORES THAT SHAPED OUR FRIENDSHIP”

Talk

After-show talk “SCORES THAT SHAPED OUR FRIENDSHIP”

with reception in honour of the artists

Unavailable
5/24/2021
06:05 PM
Live stream
In German with simultaneous translation into English
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