Rabih Mroué / Rima Khcheich

The White Sheets of Berlin. A Tribute to Etel Adnan


“Poetry and war meet so often that the crises atmosphere that reigns seems almost natural despite its strangeness”. Rabih Mroué and the singer Rima Khcheich present poems and texts by Etel Adnan. A performance in collaboration with Siska and Tony Overwater.

In the context of the festival
"Den eigenen Blick unbewohnbar machen – Krisen und Aufbrüche im Nahen Osten"

Production: HAU Hebbel am Ufer und Gallery Sfeir-Semelr. Supported by: The International Research Center: “Interweaving Performance Cultures”/Freie Universität Berlin and Gallery Sfeir-Semelr.


Performance und Konzert: : Rabih Mroué / und Rima Khcheich in Zusammenarbeit mit Siska / Konzept:: Rabih Mroué / Text und Gedichte:: Etel Adnan / Super 8mm Filme: Siska / Bass:: Tony Overwater / Mit:: Chloé Griffin / Übersetzung:: Rana Nasser Eddin


  • Past
    Wed 5.6.2013, 20:00 / HAU1
    Thu 6.6.2013, 19:00 / HAU1


Stresemannstr. 29, 10963 Berlin

There are two marked parking spots in front of the building. Access to the Parkett by means of a separate entrance with lift when necessary. Barrier-free restroom facilities are available. Advance notification advised.

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