"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)