28th Festival 2018

Programme


euro-scene Leipzig

28th Festival of contemporary European theatre and dance


06. Nov. – 11. Nov. 2018


»Bühnen – Klang – Welten«

    (»Stage – Sound – Worlds«)

Music in theatre and dance from the old and new Europe

Under the patronage of Burkhard Jung,
    Lord Mayor of the City of Leipzig

Festival Director and programme: Ann-Elisabeth Wolff
   in collaboration with the Artistic Advisory Council


1.

Tuesday, 06. November 2018 // 19.30 – 21.15 h (Opening night)
Schauspielhaus / Große Bühne

Alain Platel / les ballets C de la B, Ghent
»Requiem pour L.«
(»Requiem for L.«)

Scenic concert

Choreography and staging: Alain Platel
Music: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Requiem, d-minor, KV 626 & Fabrizio Cassol


2.

Wednesday, 07. November 2018 // 19.30 – 21.15 h
Thursday, 08. November 2018 // 19.30 – 21.15 h
Schauspielhaus / Große Bühne

Schauspiel Graz
»Böhm«

Theatre piece with puppets

Staging, performance and puppets: Nikolaus Habjan
Text: Paulus Hochgatterer
German première
(After both presentations: public discussion)


3.

Wednesday, 07. November 2018 // 22.00 – 23.00 h
Thursday, 08. November 2018 // 22.00 – 23.00 h
Schauspielhaus / Diskothek

Compagnie Dessources, Brussels
»Double«

Dance piece

Conception and choreography: Nono Battesti
Music: Quentin Halloy


4.

Wednesday, 07. November 2018 // 22.00 – 23.15 h
Thursday, 08. November 2018 // 19.30 – 20.45 h
Theater der Jungen Welt / Großer Saal

Via Negativa, Ljubljana
»Deveta«
(»The ninth«)

Performance

Conception and staging: Bojan Jablanovec
Music: Ludwig van Beethoven, Symphony IX, d-minor, op. 125


5.

Friday, 09. November 2018 // 19.30 – 21.30 h
Alte Handelsbörse

Nikolaus Habjan, Vienna
»Ich pfeife auf die Oper«
(Double meaning in German: »I whistle an opera« & »To hell with the opera«)

Scenic artist whistling concert

Conception, artistic whistler and presenter: Nikolaus Habjan
Piano: Daniel Nguyen


6.

Friday, 09. November 2018 // 22.00 – 23.30 h
Saturday, 10. November 2018 // 19.30 – 21.00 h
Schauspielhaus / Garderobenfoyer

Pygmalion Theater Wien
»Die Schachnovelle«
(»The royal game«)

Theatre piece based on Stefan Zweig

Conception and staging: Geirun Tino
German première


7.

Friday, 09. November 2018 // 22.00 – 23.00 h
Saturday, 10. November 2018 // 17.00 – 18.00 h
Schaubühne Lindenfels

Compagnie Erratica, London
»Remnants«

Music theatre

Conception and staging: Patrick Eakin Young
Text: Courtney Angela Brkic
Music: Christian Mason & Shelley Parker
German première
(In English language with German subtitles)


8.

Saturday, 10. November 2018 // 15.00 – 16.15 h
Sunday, 11. November 2018 // 11.30 – 12.45 h and 15.00 – 16.15 h
Schauspielhaus / Diskothek

Compagnie zOrozora, Grenoble
»Une histoire de la musique«
(»A history of music«)

Children’s play

Conception and staging: Richard Navarro
(For children 7 years up and adults)
German première


9.

Saturday, 10. November 2018 // 19.30 – 20.30 h
Sunday, 11. November 2018 // 17.00 – 18.00 h
Peterskirche

Gianfranco Celestino, Luxembourg
»Duo con piano – Tanzstück für zwei Pianisten«
(»Duo con piano – dance piece for two pianists«)

Dance concert

Choreography, dance and piano: Gianfranco Celestino & Annalisa Derossi
(After both presentations: public discussion)


10.

Saturday, 10. November 2018 // 22.00 – 22.45 h
Sunday, 11. November 2018 // 17.00 – 17.45 h
Theater der Jungen Welt / Kleiner Saal

Ferenc Fehér, Budapest
»Állomás«
(»The station«)

Dance piece

Choreography and music: Ferenc Fehér
(After both presentations: public discussion)


11.

Sunday, 11. November 2018 // 19.30 – 20.30 h (Final night)
Schauspielhaus / Große Bühne

Compagnie dernière minute, Toulouse
»Scandale«
(»Trip hazards«)

Dance piece

Conception and choreography: Pierre Rigal
Music: Gwenaël Drapeau & Julien Lepreux
German première


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Information


Fringe programme online from Wednesday, 26.09.2018

The ticket sale will begin on Saturday, 29.09.2018.




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Festival of contemporary European theatre and dance
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