Undead, populists, oil-slicked birds and Steve Jobs: they’re all part of an eery horror theater show by the Dutch actors collective Wunderbaum. This “haunted house” is open to all of humanity: “Escape from Escapism!”. The text, conceived by author and director Gerardjan Rijnders, is an engagement with Thomas Bernhard’s “Histrionics” (“Der Theatermacher”).

Production: Wunderbaum. Co-production: HAU Hebbel am Ufer, Operadagen Rotterdam, Rotterdamse Schouwburg and NTGent. Funded by Hauptstadtkulturfonds.


Production:: Wunderbaum / Music:: Richard Wagner / Arrangement and Musicians:: Simon Lenski, Bo Wiget / Singers:: Marc Pantus, Lies Vandewege / Translation:: Florian Hellwig / Set:: Marloes van der Hoek, Wikke van Houwelingen / Costumes:: Lotte Goos / Assistenz Dramaturgy and Surtitles:: Elly Scheele / Light:: Kas van Huisstede / Sound:: Toon Boland


  • Past
    Thu 15.11.2012, 20:00 / HAU1
    Fri 16.11.2012, 20:00 / HAU1
    Sat 17.11.2012, 20:00 / HAU1


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