nexus _ Kurdish-German theater network

nexus is growing! In October 2018, we launched the Kurdish-German theater network nexus was founded. The idea was born in the collaboration of Frank Heuel (fringe ensemble, Bonn) and Mirza Metin (Şermola Perfomans, Istanbul). We would like to bring Kurdish and German theater makers together and offer a platform to Kurdish theater makers living in…

X-Change, International SprechChor Bonn

X-CHANGE With Mohamad Asswad, Alette Borgböhmer, Janna Borgböhmer, Moaz Chachit, Nirmin Chachit, Cristina Corona, Bara Dieng, Rolf Doppenberg, Eugenia Fabrizi, Michaela Falkenstein, Nora Flum, Ulrike Heider-Klieme, Barbara Heidling, David Jacobs, Wisam Khalili, Stephan Kollmer, Marianne Krüll, Peter Larbig, Ulrich Mercker, Andreas Müller, Ivanna Osío Pedret, Katharina Roth, Maria H. Sagué, Petra Schuck, Mohammed Bashir Shashit,…

Lost in Language / Dilde Kayboluş

a cooperation of fringe ensemble and theater Kumbaracı50 Director: Frank Heuel Room: Annika Ley With: Gülhan Kadim, Laila Nielsen, Berfin Zenderlioglu Premiere: November 26, 2016, Kumbaraci50 Theater, Istanbul As part of “Andauernde Grenzüberschreitung – Ein Plädoyer für Künstler*innenresidenzen” – event of the Arbeitskreis deutscher internationaler Residenzprogramme – we will show an excerpt from LOST IN…

Stories + The piece

Frank Heuel A production of fringe ensemble and Schaubühne Lindenfels in cooperation with theaterimballsaal Bonn. GESCHICHTEN+DAS STÜCK tells about life in Germany. This is based on the idea of letting people tell stories. To witness them as they try to understand themselves and the world. We would like to thank everyone who willingly shared their…

Fiction impossible

Frank Heuel/Ivo Briedis A joint production of fringe ensemble/phoenix5 and United Intimacy. A conference on German-Latvian relations based on the example of the Vietinghoff family. The Germans are in Latvia for the first time. They don’t know much about the country. A few clichés, common prejudices. The Latvians here don’t feel much different the other…

Cherry Orchard.2006

A joint project of fringe ensemble and THEATER BONN A joint production of fringe ensemble/phoenix5 and Valmieras Dramas teatris (Latvia) in co-production with the organizers Theater im Pumpenhaus, Münster // Forum Freies Theater, Düsseldorf // theaterimballsaal, Bonn as part of scene:estonia latvia lithuania in nrw. KIRSCHGARTEN – the story of a fading era, a dawning…

Utopian Club

A joint project of fringe ensemble and THEATER BONN Together with THEATER BONN, the fringe ensemble goes on a search: What were, are, what can, should utopias be. Utopias include not only failure, almost inevitable in the search, but also new hope and some success. Our investigations will follow different paths: theatrical and musical, literary…

Last days

By Lothar Kittstein Finally back on the schedule in April at the theaterimballsaal in Bonn: the suspenseful play about hidden longings and fears, about closeness and distance between two women – a duel, an encounter, a farewell. With: Bettina Marugg, Laila Nielsen Director: Frank Heuel Stage: Eduardo Serú Assistant Director: Svenja Pauka World premiere: Wed…

To the beautiful view

By Ödön von Horvath A production of the fringe-ensemble and phoenix5 In cooperation with theaterimballsaal Bonn and Theater im Pumpenhaus Münster A bunch of lost existences are stranded in the run-down hotel “Zur schönen Aussicht”. The stock exchanges and hearts are empty. The outlook is gloomy. In this vacuum, people pass the time with hypocrisies,…