Antje Pfundtner in Gesellschaft

Sitzen ist eine gute Idee

Tanzplattform 2022


English / 90 mins.

How can the uprising be rehearsed? Standing up, sitting down, between the chairs? Albrecht Dürer's "fallen angel" hovers above the scenery, whose motionlessness is not to be confused with inaction. For he calls for play: "My left, left seat is free!" Sometimes an unoccupied folding chair becomes a vacancy and a place where hilarity and wordplay turn into profoundly sad melancholy. A collective solo that is not afraid to ask big questions in company. An evening to stand still, to stand up, to withstand.


Idea & Concept: Antje Pfundtner in Gesellschaft / Choreography: Antje Pfundtner / Dance: Antje Pfundtner / Dramaturgy: Anne Kersting / Music: Nikolaus Woernle / Scenography & Performative Objects: Irene Pätzug / Artistic Assistance / The Time: Juliana Oliveira / Costume: Yvonne Marcour / Lighting: Michael Lentner / Production & PR: Hannah Melder / Guests during Research Process: Christina Ciupke, Cornelia Dörr, Hermann Heisig, Lea Martini, Fabrice Mazliah, Sheena McGrandles, Eva Meyer-Keller, Matthew Rogers, Anna Till, Frank Willens


  • Past
    Wed 16.3.2022, 20:00 / Radialsystem
    Thu 17.3.2022, 20:00 / Radialsystem

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Visit Information:
The show comprises interactions with the audience and passages with loud music and a voice, that screams. At one point nudity appears briefly. A fog machine is used and frangrances and smells are being used. Hearing protection will be provided at the entrance. The audience area is seated.


A production by Antje Pfundtner in Gesellschaft in coproduction with Kampnagel Hamburg, HELLERAU – European Centre for the Arts Dresden and FFT Düsseldorf.
Funded by the City of Hamburg, Office for Culture and Media, by Fonds Darstellende Künste which is funded by the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media, as well as by Kunststiftung NRW.
Supported by Probebühne im Gängeviertel.


Holzmarktstraße 33, 10243 Berlin

Freedom of movement to all of the rooms (with exception of the deck) is guaranteed. There is a barrier-free restroom in the foyer, and directly in front of the entrance of the building are barrier-free parking spaces.

Information about the venue's accessibility can be found here (in German):

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