Meg Stuart / Damaged Goods & Münchner Kammerspiele

Built to Last


120 min

In “Built to Last”, Meg Stuart confronts five performers with overwhelming classical and contemporary music, written by artists such as Rachmaninoff, Beethoven, Iannis Xenakis, Meredith Monk, and Arnold Schönberg. Almost all of these compositions have influenced music history in a significant way. As if being carried away by a time machine, the performers are forced to deal with constantly changing situations and states of consciousness. The journey made on stage can’t be described in any logical way. Nevertheless, the encounter of the performers with the music gradually exposes a glimpse of the “condition humaine” or a trace of human secret desires.

With special thanks to Lena Lauzemis

Production: Damaged Goods (Brussels) and Münchner Kammerspiele. With the support of the Flemish Authorities and the Commission of the Flemish Community. Presented in the context of House on Fire with the support of the Cultural Programme of the European Union.


By and with:: Dragana Bulut, Davis Freeman, Anja Müller, Maria F. Scaroni, Kristof Van Boven / Dramaturgy: Bart Van den Eynde, Jeroen Versteele / Music Dramaturgy: : Alain Franco / Sound Design:: Kassian Troyer / Sound: Richard König / Scenography: : Doris Dziersk / Costumes:: Nadine Grellinger / Jürgen Tulzer, Frank Laubenheimen / Light: : Dominique Pollet / Video: : Philipp Hochleichter / Production Management: : Eline Verzelen / Technical Management:: Oliver Houttekiet / Assistance Choreography: : Ana Rocha / Assistant Scenography: : Anna Hentschel / Assistance Costumes: : Ann­-Kristin Danzinger / Intern Dramaturgy: : Carlotta Scioldo / Tour Management: : Annabel Heyse


  • Past
    Thu 10.1.2013, 20:00 / HAU2
    Fri 11.1.2013, 20:00 / HAU2
    Sat 12.1.2013, 20:00 / HAU2
    Mon 27.5.2013, 20:00 / HAU2
    Tue 28.5.2013, 20:00 / HAU2
    Wed 29.5.2013, 20:00 / HAU2


Hallesches Ufer 34, 10963 Berlin

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