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Moritz Rinke „Wir lieben und wir wissen nichts” (i.e., We Love and We Know Nothing), premiere at Schauspiel Frankfurt; © Birgit Hupfeld

A good vintage – New German Plays of the 2012/2013 Season

The 2012/2013 season surprised with a variety of outstanding plays and was also otherwise full of eye-openers.More ...
„Schlafen Fische?“ (Do Fish Sleep?) by Jens Raschke, Theater im Werftpark in Kiel, awarded with the 2012 Children’s Play Prize in Mülheim; © Olaf Struck /struck-foto

Plays That Fit – New Theater Texts for Children

In May 2012, “Children’s Plays 2012”, the festival for new German-language drama for children, took place. Here an overview of the most important German children’s plays of the 2011/2012 season.More ...
Schauburg Munich: “Has‘ und Huhn” | © Günter Mattei

Not Educational, But Valuable – Children and Young People’s Theatre in Germany

Children’s and young people’s theatre in Germany is varied and lively – thanks to its becoming more permeable to other kinds of performance and to adult theatre.More ...
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