3rd Festival 1993

Complete programme


euro-scene Leipzig

3rd European avant-garde theatre festival

17 – 21 November 1993

»Vision Europa – dem Fremden eine Tür«

(»Vision Europe – an open door to the stranger«)


Under the patronage of Dr. Hinrich Lehmann-Grube,
Major of the City of Leipzig

Festival Director and Artistic Direction: Matthias Renner (deceased on 30th October 1993)
Artistic collaboration: Ann-Elisabeth Wolff



Main programme


Wednesday 17 Nov. // 07:00 – 08:30 p.m.
Schauspielhaus
Festival Opening
Burgtheater Wien
»Berichte für eine Akademie«
(»Reports for an Academy«)

Piece after two tales by Franz Kafka


Wednesday 17 Nov. // 10:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Thursday 18 Nov. // 07:30 – 08:30 p.m. and 10:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Kellertheater
Compagnie Tadashi Endo, Tokio/Göttingen
»Tengu«

Butoh dance performance with horn/trumpet and piano


Thursday 18 Nov. // 07:30 – 09:00 p.m.
Friday 19 Nov. // 05:00 – 07:30 p.m. and 10:00 – 11:30 p.m.
Neue Szene
Städtische Bühnen Freiburg
»Ester«

Choreographical theatre by Pavel Mikuláštik


Friday 19 Nov. // 07:30 – 08:45 p.m.
Saturday 20 Nov. // 05:00 – 06:15 p.m. and 10:00 – 11:15 p.m.
Kellertheater
Bi Ma Dance Company, Newcastle
»Retrace the Defaced«

Dance performance in five sections
German premier


Friday 19 Nov. // 07:30 – 08:30 p.m.
Saturday 20 Nov. // 05:00 – 06:00 p.m. and 10:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Ernst-Beyer-Haus (Poetisches Theater)
Teatrul Masca, Bukarest
»A murit moartea, mai!«
(»Hey you, Death is dead!«)

Burlesque gestural theatre by Mihai Malaimare
German premier


Saturday 20 Nov. // 07:00 – 08:15 p.m.
Schauspielhaus
Compagnie Philippe Saire, Lausanne
»Nouvelles«
(»Novels«)

Dance scenes after motifs by Marguerite Duras
German premier


Saturday 20 Nov. // 10:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday 21 Nov. // 07:00 – 08:00 p.m. and 10:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Neue Szene
Compagnie Réa Pihlasviita & Kimmo Koskela, Helsinki
»Red«

Video equipage with live dance by Réa Pihlasviita and Kimmo Koskela
German premier


Sunday 21 Nov. // 07:00 – 09:00 p.m.
Oper Leipzig
Final Night
Oper Leipzig
\ »Herzog Blaubarts Burg«
(»Duke Bluebeard's Castle«)

A single act opera
\ »Erwartung«
(»Expectation«)

Monodrama
(Contribution selected by Oper Leipzig)



Fringe programme


The fringe programme was cancelled because of the death of Matthias Renner.