Programme

Rabih Mroué

So Little Time

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

Theatre

Arabic / English / With German and English surtitles / approx. 70 minutes

In his new production Lebanese director and actor Rabih Mroué examines the interrelations between the myths, self-representations and depictions of martyrs. What happens when someone presumed to be dead suddenly turns up again, encountering his own image as a larger-than-life myth working between fiction and documentary. Mroué peels off layer after layer to expose the contradictions of political and historical visual language.

Cast

Text and direction: Rabih Mroué / With: Lina Majdalanie / Co-authors: Yousef Bazzi und Lina Majdalanie / Stage: Samar Maakaroun / Graphics and assistant director: Abraham Zeitoun / Research assistant: Andrea Geissler / Music: Kari’atal-funjan - Abdel Halim Hafez / Composition: Mouhamad Al Mouji / Lyrics: Nizar Qabbani / English translation: Ziad Nawfal und Joumana Seikaly / German translation: Karen Witthuhn / Surtitles: Yvonne Griesel

Dates

  • Past
    Wed 5.10.2016, 21:00 / HAU2
    Thu 6.10.2016, 19:00 / HAU2
    Fri 7.10.2016, 21:00 / HAU2
    Sat 8.10.2016, 21:00 / HAU2

Credits

Co-production: HAU Hebbel am Ufer, Wiesbaden Biennale, Theatre de la Bastille und Festival d'Automne à Paris.

Funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation in the frame of “The Aesthetics of Resistance – Peter Weiss 100”.

Thanks to: Rim Al-Jundi, Christine Tohme, Ziena Khoury and Ashkal Alwan, Fadi Abdallah, Fadi Bardawil, Tony Chakar, Manal Khader, Paul Khodr, Hazem Saghieh, Maria Magdalena Ludewig, Martin Hammer, Souad Fahour (Mom), Fatema Bazzi.

Location

HAU2
Hallesches Ufer 32, 10963 Berlin

There are two marked parking spots in front of the building. (in Großbeerenstraße). Wheelchair ramp and lift available. Barrier-free restroom facilities are available. Advance notification advised via service@hebbel-am-ufer.de.

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