Viola Köster & Ren Saibara
Viola Köster is a freelance dramaturg, writer and director. She has worked at the Schillertage at Nationaltheater Mannheim as well as at the New Hamburg Festival by Schauspielhaus Hamburg. During the 2016/2017 season, she was a dramaturg at Deutsches Theater Göttingen. Since then, she has worked on a number of independent theater and physical theater productions.
Ren Saibara is a Japanese director and performer. She has presented her work at many different international theater festivals in Japan. In 2018, she had premiered her performance Suicide-Hotel Nirwana - Eine philosophisch unterwanderte Science-Fiction-Komödie über den Freitod, which received a great deal of attention.
With Adriana Svetlikova & Petr Pola (Malá inventura), Veselin Dimov (ACT Festival), Grit Uldall-Jessen & Erik Pold (Selected Works) & Thomas Fabian Eder (Performing Arts Festival Berlin). Moderated by Caroline Galvis (Berlin Performing Arts Program).
Moderated by Thomas Fabian Eder (Performing Arts Festival Berlin)
Followed by a discussion with the artists Olympia Bukkakis & Siegmar Zacharias, hosted by Yael Sherill, and music by Hans Unstern
With Anke Schiemann, Marcel Karnapke & Fernanda Parente (Curation & Moderation)
2nd part of the discourse series "Sustainability and Independent Artistic Production" of the Berlin Performing Arts Program
With Noa Winter (coordinator Making A Difference), Dr. Azadeh Sharifi (theatre scholar), Lara-Sophie Milagro (Artistic Director Label Noir & actress) & Tessa Hartig (PAF Berlin)