International Festival of Contemporary Figure and Object Theatre
5 venues, 14 productions, installations and exhibitions
The international festival "THEATER DER DINGE" is one of the most important German festivals of contemporary figure and object theatre. The festival reflects current trends and tendencies of the genre with various thematic emphases, exploring borderline areas and experimenting with the intersections to the sister arts.
This year's festival focuses on destructive and productive processes of destruction under the theme "Kaputt". In addition to an in-house production for the young audience, guest performance productions from the Netherlands, Switzerland, Great Britain, France, Canada, Croatia, Lithuania, Catalonia, Norway, the Czech Republic and Germany will be presented at five venues in Berlin. From 23 to 29 October, 14 productions, installations and exhibitions by international artists will be shown at five venues. These include the premiere of the Schaubuden in-house production for the young audience ¡ver-rückt!