"Der Raub der Sabinerinnen" at Volx / Margareten

Entertaining and witty - a play about a theatre play being staged causing vast commotion both in the poet’s family and the theatre.
”Der Raub der Sabinerinnen” is staged by Volkstheater Wien at Volx / Margareten.

written by Franz und Paul von Schönthan
directed by Lukas Holzhausen

cast: Michael Abendroth (Prof. Martin Gollwitz), Bettina Ernst (Friederike Gollwitz), Katrin Grumeth (Paula Gollwitz/Marianne Neumeister), David Oberkogler (Dr. Leopold Neumeister/Rosa), Günther Wiederschwinger (Karl Groß/Emil), Doris Weiner (Emanuel Striese/Eleonora Striese)

"Watschenmann" at Volx / Margareten in Vienna

“Watschenmann” by Volkstheater Wien, staged at Volx Margareten

novel by Karin Peschka
directed by Bérénice Hebenstreit

Intense and close, situated in post-war Vienna, Heinrich tries to help people to calm their inner wars. Only Austrians have to pay for hitting him, the “Watschenmann”, everybody else punshes for free.

Definitely a must see! Made my heart break <3

premiere: 31 January 2019

cast: Rainer Galke (Dragan), Katharina Klar (Heinrich), Sebastian Klein (Elmer), Birgit Stöger (Lydia), Hristina Šušak (Musikerin)

"Lazarus" at Volkstheater in Vienna

Musical by my personal hero David Bowie and Enda Walsh
after the novel The Men Who Fell to Earth by Walter Tevis
directed by Miloš Lolić
German by Peter Torberg
PREMIERE 09 May 2018 at Volkstheater in Vienna

Look up here, I'm in heaven, I've got scars that can't be seen.

 

with Gábor Biedermann (Ben), Günter Franzmeier (Newton), Rainer Galke (Michael), Anja Herden (Teenage Girl 3), Evi Kehrstephan (Teenage Girl 2, Maemi), Katharina Klar (Girl), Isabella Knöll (Elli), Kaspar Locher (Zach), Christoph Rothenbuchner (Valentine), Claudia Sabitzer (Japanese Girl), Maria Stippich (Teenage Girl 1), Bernhard Neumaier, Helmut Stippich, Christian Neuschmid, Patrick Zambonin, Andreas Lettner, Manfred Franzmeier, Miki Liebermann, Ryan Thomas Carpenter (musicians)