Press Play

Interactive performance for everyone over 10 years

Part of “Spy on Me #4”

Combi ticket: four performances for €40, reduced €30

German /  60 min.

Take the controller in your hand and decide what happens on stage! You can decide what the characters do. But can you also choose who you are? Are you manipulating the characters or are you being manipulated yourself? And what about the others? After all, everyone has a controller. “Press Play” is an interactive performance in which the audience directs together. The Belgian digital specialists from playField use philosophical, sociological, data science, astronomical and mathematical research as a starting point to reflect on society. Together with KOPERGIETERY, a cultural venue for young people with a focus on drama, dance and music in Ghent, famous for its inventiveness, playField takes young and older spectators in search of the world behind avatars and hidden algorithms that mysteriously guide us. You decide: Join in or rebel?


Concept: playField / Creation: Yemi Oduwale, Lana Schneider, Marthe Schneider, Ilja Van Autreve Coaching: Tim De Paepe / Coaching: Tim De Paepe / Voice: Carine van Bruggen / Software Developer: Jan Everaert (Crashlab) / Data Visualisation: Genia Rappé / Controller Design: Jamie Goegebeur, Seppe Van Hecke / Light Design: Jeroen Doise / Sound: Frederik Van Onsem / Decor: Kris van Oudenhoven, Polien Demeulemeester, Gielke Smet / Costumes: Leentje Kerremans, Katrien Baetslé, Eline Willemarck / Preliminary Research: GEMH lab & Koontz Interactive / Preliminary Process ins Cooperation with: Nerdlab / Thanks to: Tim De Paepe, Bavo De Kuysscher, Jens De Wulf, Brecht Lauwers


  • Past
    Thu 6.10.2022, 18:30 / HAU3
    Fri 7.10.2022, 11:00 / HAU3
    Fri 7.10.2022, 18:30 / HAU3


Production: playField & KOPERGIETERY. Co-production: FFT Düsseldorf. Supported by: Tax Shelter measures of the Belgian federal government.


Tempelhofer Ufer 10, 10963 Berlin

HAU3 unfortunately is not barrier-free. Access to the theatre is via a stairwell (3rd floor). The use of a lift is possible with prior arrangement. If you need help, please contact our Ticketing & Service team at +49 (0)30 259004-27 or email us at Wheelchair users are also kindly requested to register their attendance at least one day before the performance.
Thank you for your understanding.

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