Santiago Blaum

THIS IS NOT OK! The Musical (in 2D!)



Anything goes? Is the forbidden appealing? “This is not OK!” goes beyond the boundaries of good taste. John Cassavetes’s “Opening Night” meets Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Phantom of the Opera.” Performance meets musical. Between laughing and feeling embarrassed for others, the power of ugliness will be celebrated. The audience is invited to let go of its distanced position and take the guilt out of the ‘guilty pleasures’.                    

Artist Talk after the performance on 24 Oct as part of "Theaterscoutings".


By and with: Martin Clausen, Hyoung-Min Kim, Eva Löbau, Ren Saibara, Tatiana Saphir / Direction: Santiago Blaum / Stage design: Cristina Nyffeler / Costume design: Sandra Fink / Video: Eugenio Szwarcer / Lighting design: Benjamin Schälike / Sound: Torsten Schwarzbach / Music: Santiago Blaum / Music production and arrangements: Sebastian Pecznik / Assistance direction: Nawel Benziane / Internship direction: Olivia Meyer / Research and text collaboration: David Magnus / Dramaturgical advice: Stefanie Wenner / PR: björn & björn / Production: Paola Bascón


  • Past
    Fri 23.10.2015, 20:00 / HAU1
    Sat 24.10.2015, 20:00 / HAU1
    Sun 25.10.2015, 17:00 / HAU1


Production: Santiago Blaum. Co-production: HAU Hebbel am Ufer, FFT Düsseldorf. Funded by the Governing Mayor of Berlin – Senate Chancellery – Cultural Affairs.

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