Premieres

Der Kirschgarten

After: Anton Tschechow
Staging: Yana Ross
Premiere: 14. December 2019, Pfauen

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Juliet & Romeo

Staging & Choreography: Trajal Harrell
Zürich-Premiere: 17. December 2019, Schiffbau-Box

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Transferring from Münchner Kammerspiele


Aufstand von oben -Der Streik

After the novel Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
Staging: Nicolas Stemann

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Premiere: 12. January 2020, Schiffbau-Halle


Composition Ⅰ

By: Moved by the Motion (Wu Tsang & boychild with Josh Johnson, Asma Maroof) and other members of the Schauspielhaus Zurich ensemble
Premiere: 22. January 2019, Zeughaus

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Der Mensch erscheint im Holozän

A visual poem after Max Frisch
Staging: Alexander Giesche
Premiere: 23. January 2020, Pfauen

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I’m Wide Awake,
It’s Spring

After Frühlings Erwachen by Frank Wedekind
Staging: Suna Gürler
Premiere: 31. January 2020, Schiffbau-Box

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Age 14 and above


Plattform / Unterwerfung

By: Michel Houellebecq
Staging: Johan Simons
Zürich­-Premiere: February 2020, Pfauen

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A production of Schauspielhaus Bochum


Leonce & Lena

Staging: Leonie Böhm
Premiere: 6. March 2020, Schiffbau-Box

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Das Weinen
(Das Wähnen)

Based on texts by Dieter Roth
Staging: Christoph Marthaler
Premiere: 14. March 2020, Pfauen

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A production of Schauspielhaus Zürich
In Coproduction with Emilia Romagna Teatro Fondazione, Nanterre­Amandiers – centre dramatique national and Bergen International Festival


The Deathbed of Katherine Dunham

Staging & Choreography: Trajal Harrell
Premiere: March 2020, Kunsthalle Zürich

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A production of Schauspielhaus Zürich. Co­commissioned by The Whitney Museum of American Art

The Deathbed of Katherine Dunham is part of the trilogy Porca Miseria, commissioned by Manchester International Festival, Schauspielhaus Zürich, Onassis Stegi, Kampnagel Hamburg, Holland Festival, Barbican, Dance Umbrella, NYU Skirball, Berliner Festspiele & The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi


Ende der Welt

Staging: Christopher Rüping
Premiere: 24. April 2020, Schiffbau-Halle

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A production of the Schauspielhaus Zürich.
A coproduction with the Münchner Kammerspielen 2020/21

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Mein Jahr der Ruhe und Entspannung

After the novel by Ottessa Moshfegh
Staging: Yana Ross
Premiere: 30. April 2020, Pfauen

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Wut

By: Elfriede Jelinek
Staging: Nicolas Stemann
Zürich-Premiere: dates and venues to be announced

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A production of Münchner Kammerspiele


Julia / What if they went to Moscow? / The Walking Forest

After: August Strindberg, Anton Tschechow & William Shakespeare
Staging: Christiane Jatahy
Schauspielhaus­-Premiere: May 2020,
Schiffbau-Box

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In coproduction with Le Centquatre-­Paris, Zürcher Theaterspektakel (Zürich, Switzerland), Odéon Théâtre de l’Europe (Paris/France), Künstlerhaus Mousonturm (Frankfurt/Germany), Tempo Festival (Rio/Brazil) and Sesc (São Paulo/Brazil)


The show’s over (AT)

Film by: Wu Tsang
Premiere: June 2020, Pfauen

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New Beginnings

Staging: Alexander Giesche
Zürich-Premiere: 11. June 2020, Schiffbau-Box

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Transferring from Münchner Kammerspiele in cooperation with Festspiele Zürich

Past Premieres

Greta

A Classroom Play
by Lucien Haug & Suna Gürler
Staging: Suna Gürler
Premiere: 23. October 2019, Meeting point Pfauen

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Age 14 and above


Schneewittchen

Staging: Nicolas Stemann
Premiere: 10. November 2019, Pfauen

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Age 8 and above


Früchte des Zorns

After: John Steinbeck
Staging: Christopher Rüping
Premiere: 25. Oktober 2019, Pfauen

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Orest in Mossul

Staging: Milo Rau
Zürich-Premiere: 5. Oktober 2019, Pfauen
A production of NTGent & Schauspielhaus Bochum.
A coproduction with Tandem Arras­Douai.

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With the support of Romaeuropa Festival. With the support of the Flemish government and the City of Ghent. This performance was realised with the support granted thanks to the Belgian Tax Shelter system.


In the Mood for Frankie

Staging & Choreography: Trajal Harrell
Zürich-Premiere: 15. September 2019,
Schiffbau-Halle

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A commissioned work of the Museum of Modern Art (New York)
A coproduction with Singapore International Festival of the Arts


Kasimir und Karoline

By: Ödön von Horváth
Staging: Leonie Böhm
Zürich-Premiere: 15. September 2019,
Schiffbau-Box

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Based on a project transferring from the Theaterakademie Hamburg, Hochschule für Musik und Theater 2015


Faust I & II

By: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Staging: Nicolas Stemann
Zürich-Premiere: 14. September 2019, Pfauen

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Transferring from Thalia Theater Hamburg
A Coproduction with Salzburger Festspiele


Sudden Rise

By: Moved by the Motion (Wu Tsang & boychild mit / with Patrick Belaga, Josh Johnson, Asma Maroof)
Zürich-Premiere: 13. September 2019, Pfauen

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Sudden Rise was commissioned by EMPAC / Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselear Polytechnic Institute


Miranda Julys
Der erste fiese Typ

After the novel by Miranda July
Staging: Christopher Rüping
Zürich­-Premiere: 13. September 2019, Pfauen

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Transferring from Münchner Kammerspiele


Wunschkonzert

By: Franz Xaver Kroetz
Staging: Yana Ross
Zürich-­Premiere: 11. September 2019,
Schiffbau­-Halle

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Transferring from Łaźnia Nowa Theatre, TR Warszawa & Divine Comedy Festival


Flex

Inspired by texts by Laurie Penny and many others
Staging: Suna Gürler
Schauspielhaus-­Premiere: 11. September 2019, Schiffbau-Box

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A production of junges theater basel
Age 14 and above


Das Internet

Staging: Alexander Giesche
Zürich-Premiere: 24. August 2019,
different places

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Transferring from Münchner Kammerspiele
Created in the context of Future Shock supported by the fund Doppelpass der Kulturstiftung des Bundes (Deutschland)