Programme

Nicoleta Esinencu

Life

Part of the festival “The Aesthetics of Resistance – Peter Weiss 100”

Theatre

100 minutes

Since November 2013 Ukrainian visual artist Alevtina Khakidze has been posting excerpts from her phone calls with her mother on Facebook. The mother strives to keep a dignified way of life in Zhdanivka – a town in the middle of a war, where neighbours stop talking to each other and the city is suddenly split between “them” and “us”. Esinencu takes this as a starting point and questions the possibilities and limits of individual resistance in times of war.

In 2010 she founded the alternative, theatre-oriented art space Teatru Spălătorie in Chişinău, of which she is also the director. 

Cast

By: Nicoleta Esinencu / By and with: Ion Borș, Nora Dorogan, Alice Monica Marinescu, Kira Semionov, Doriana Talmazan

Dates

  • Past
    German premiere
    Wed 5.10.2016, 19:00 / HAU3
    Thu 6.10.2016, 21:00 / HAU3
    Fri 7.10.2016, 19:00 / HAU3
    Sat 8.10.2016, 19:00 / HAU3

Credits

A commission by HAU Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin. Production: Theatru Spalatorie. Co-production:, HAU Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin, Zürcher Theater Spektakel, FFT Düsseldorf.

Funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation.

Location

HAU3
Tempelhofer Ufer 10, 10963 Berlin

Access by means of a stairwell (3rd floor). Use of lift possible by prior arrangement.

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