A young man looks back on his childhood, which was influenced by his close relationship with his grandmother. A highlight was Grandma’s bedtime stories that featured some ingenious ways to murder her husband. But all of a sudden, Grandpa really is dead... more
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A young man is at his father’s deathbed. The father is on the brink – still there and already gone. It is impossible to talk to him anymore: perhaps he can still hear, but he no longer answers. The young man looks back at his own life and at the same... more
Three women from the same part of the Carpathian Mountains but three different generations meet in Thomas Perle’s 2019 Retzhofer Drama Prize-winning play: a daughter, mother and grandmother. In various languages and dialects, they recount their German-Austrian-Hungarian-Romanian... more
Two people seem to have spent their whole lives in an deserted, uninhabitable place. They have a miserable home consisting of a chair, a carpet chair, a carpet, a pile of clothes and a shower. This is their pride and joy, this is what they have to preserve.... more
Family: place of the deepest injuries, place of the eternal longing for closeness, place of the most intricate conflicts. more
You will never change anything. Okay - hello, here I am and I will never change anything? Okay. Cool. Thanks, guys. Statements like that cement the very feeling of powerlessness I've known since I started watching the news. That's where the first dose... more
German translation by Katharina Erben in a stage version by Katharina Bill and Christiane Lehmann "Taking selfies all the time stems from a desire to make time stand still. [...] It is a kind of protest against your own insignificance and mortality."... more
Kafka’s short story The Burrow is the account of an underground world in which happiness and paranoia are closely related. It describes the mental landscape of some kind of anthropomorphised animal. This creature – a sentient Kafkaesque animal – lives... more
Who would you be if you didn't have children? Are you happy that I am very different from you? Do you regret having given birth to me? What annoys you most about me? How has our relationship changed because of my trans identity? Are you proud of me? Can... more
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