Staged Reading + Talk THE LAB New Work Development

Di. 24.05.2016   20:00->English Theatre Berlin | International Performing Arts Center, Kreuzberg

Post-Performance Talk to 'The Ermine'

In 1934 in Berlin, a furrier designed a coat for the wife of a man who would become one of the world’s most notorious war criminals.. This staged reading will be followed by a talk.

1 A confrontation over the fate of this coat on what happens to be one of the darkest nights in Indonesian memory.2 Daniel Brunet, Produzierende künstlerischer Leiter, English Theatre Berlin | International Performing Arts Center
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As part of THE LAB, the playwright, the director and the cast will be glad to share their thoughts with the audience after this staged reading.

You can now reserve tickets (5€) including free admission to the artist talk directly through Theater Scoutings! (up to 1 day before the performance)

Just send an email with the desired number of tickets to reservierung(at)theaterscoutings-berlin.de. 

You are also certainly welcome to simply come by on the day of the performance, but we are unable to guarantee that tickets will be available. 

Schedule:

8:00 pm – Performance 
after the show - Discussion
Questions? The persons with pink Theaterscoutings-badges are here to help you.

Karten-Telefon: 030/ 69 11 21 1
Karten-Online: Karten online bestellen
Karten per E-Mail: tickets(at)etberlin.de

wann: Di. 24.05.2016   20:00

wo: English Theatre Berlin | International Performing Arts Center
Fidicinstrasse 40, Kreuzberg, 10965 Berlin (Auf Stadtplan zeigen.)

About the venue:

English Theatre Berlin | International Performing Arts Center

English Theatre Berlin | International Performing Arts Center is the German capital’s only producing and presenting organization in the Hauptstadt expressly dedicated to English, the 21st century lingua franca, as the working language. Our year-round programming comprises the Producing Series – Made in Berlin, the Presenting Series, as well as our Performing Series and Pedagogy Series. We are a proud member of Berlin’s freie Szene, the independent performing arts community, and are currently developing platforms to share our work within Germany and abroad. We consciously use theater and performance as living, discursive forms to bring artists and audiences into conversation with each other about our shared city and the greater world we live in.

www.etberlin.de   

About the piece:

The Ermine

In 1934 in Berlin, a furrier designed a coat for the wife of a man who would become one of the world’s most notorious war criminals.
In 2005 in Bali, Ben, the great-grandson of the man who tailored his last coat before perishing in Chelmno meets Elsa, the daughter of the coat’s wearer who has been trying to escape her father’s legacy for over 40 years. Over the course of one evening, they engage in a confrontation over the fate of this coat on what happens to be one of the darkest nights in Indonesian memory.

About the playwright:

Daniel Sauermilch

Daniel Sauermilch is a playwright from Brooklyn, New York. His plays have been developed at Second Stage, The SUNY Potsdam Arts Festival, PTP/NYC, The Kennedy Center, The Boston Theater Marathon and Living Room Productions in Berlin. His work has also won the John Cauble Short Play Award and been a semi-finalist for the Princess Grace Award. He began writing as a part of the Manhattan Theatre Club’s Write Now program, taught by David Auburn and Chris Ceraso. He currently lives in Berlin. B.A., Middlebury College and King’s College London.

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