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hannsjana Anstattführung

Anstattführung_c_Marie Weich_HP
October 19 20 26 27 | 17.00
October 20 27 | 14.00
Spaziergang
Stadtführung / Start im Hof - Ende U-Bhf. Gesundbrunnen | 15/10 EURO

In a performative audio walk, hannsjana explore the East-West dialogue in Berlin's urban space as a border-crossing pack of bears.

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Das Ost-West-Ding Mädler/Dröscher Ansteuerung von Söstweusch-Land
c_Sabine Thiel_HP (2)
October 23 | 19.00
October 25 26 27 | 17.00 - 21.30
November 07 08 09 10 | 17.00 - 21.30
October 29 31 | 17.00 - 18.30
November 01 02 | 17.00 - 18.30
Installation
Kantine | Free Entrance

An audiovisual installation about history from an everyday perspective.

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Das Ost-West-Ding Caroline Creutzburg wabe[]ost
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October 24 | 19.00 - 22.00
October 25 26 27 | 16.00 - 22.00
Digital Media Installation
Hochzeitssaal | 10/7 EURO

Computer avatars in conversation: An audiovisual installation with interviews of witnesses and heirs of a life in the GDR that draws a fragmentary and broad picture of identity.

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Das Ost-West-Ding Tanja Krone Das Ellenbogen-Prinzip
Das Ost-West-Ding_T Krone_Ellenbogen-Prinzip_c_Reinhard Krone
October 25 26 | 19.30
October 27 | 17.00
Performance
Festsaal | 15/10 EURO

"You must start using your elbows now!" - a performance about the Post-Wende mantra.

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Das Ost-West-Ding KiezKantine XV – Ost
Kiezkantine XIII 2019-02-12 klein ©arne schmitt-3771_HP
October 29 | 19.00 Salon
Kantine | 5 EURO INKL. SUPPE

Personal perspectives from the neighbourhood on the fall of the Berlin Wall and the post-reunification period.

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Das Ost-West-Ding Alles Nazis? - Zivilgesellschaft im Osten
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October 31 | 19.00 Gesprächsrunde
Kantine | 5 EURO

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Das Ost-West-Ding Das Ost-West-Ding – Die Gala
OWD_Motiv_c_Dorothea Tuch_Design_Jan Grygoriew
November 01 | 19.30 Gesprächsrevue
Festsaal | 15/10 EURO

In ten-minute statements, the gala presents unheard-of narratives and new perspectives on the German-German divide as well as visions and wishes for the future.

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Das Ost-West-Ding Kareth Schaffer + Rike Flämig Ohne Frauen ist kein Staat zu machen
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November 02 | 19.00 Choreografierte Gespräche
Kantine | 10/7 EURO

A choreographed conversation on feminist utopias and strategies of resistance.

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Das Ost-West-Ding Tucké Royale + Kaey Aufbruch, Abbruch, Umbruch
Aufbruch, Abbruch, Umbruch_c_Arne Schmitt_HP
November 02 | 21.00 Salon + Liederabend
Hochzeitssaal | 10/7 EURO

Song Evening and Reading on the Migration Background East

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Das Ost-West-Ding Saša Asentić & Collaborators Tanz in der DDR: Was bleibt?
Sasa Asentic_Tanz in der DDR_Videostill_Willehad Grafenhorst_HP
November 07 08 09 10 | 19.00 Dance
Festsaal | 15/10 EURO

A choreographic expedition through the dance scene of the GDR.

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FERNÁNDEZ / PIQUERO / VITERI Fan De Ellas
Fan de Ellas_HP
November 12 13 14 15 | 20.00 Dance
Hochzeitssaal | 15/10 EURO

A choreographic homage to the lives of (un)visible Latinx heroines*.

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Raus aus dem Kopf, rein in den Körper
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November 13 | 17.00 Workshop
Kantine | 15/10 EURO

The workshop series for everyone who wants to bring more movement into their (working) everyday life! Different exercises and small choreographies which are easily transferable to practice with children, teenagers and adults are tested playfully. A script summarizes all the exercises in a detailed g...

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No Limits 2019
No Limits_Space in Between_c_Welly-OBrien
November 16 | 16.00 - 21.00 Festival
Various Locations | 15/10 EURO

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Riebensahm / Ahmad Haschemi / Hourmazdi / Christians / Schwenk SWEAT
freischwimmen_sweat_HP
November 29 30 | 19.00 Performance
Kantine | 15/10 EURO

Cheering and sweating, the performers develop an intersectional-feminist, twelve-excercise event from practices in which they feel like champions.

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* hannsjana Die große M.I.N.T.-Show
MINT-Show_c_Marie Weich_HP
November 29 30 | 21.00 Performance
Festsaal | 15/10 EURO

In a performative laboratory that is simultaneously comedy, talk and game show, hannsjana confronts the mechanisms of ostracisation within scientific disciplines.

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Gruppe CIS Dark Daily Soap
c_Sabrina Schray, Surja Ahmed_HP
December 01 | 17.30 - 19.00
December 03 04 | 17.30 - 20.30
December 05 | 17.30 - 20.00
December 06 | 18.00 - 19.00
Video-Arbeit
Raum 213 | Free Entrance

Dark Daily Soap banishes the actors from the film set and effectively stages their voids with light, music and camera movement.

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Politics of Love #6 - Softness
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December 01 | 19.00 Discourse
Kantine | 5 EURO

The sixth edition of our discussion series Politics of Love takes place as part of the performance festival Freischwimmer*innen. The Future is Female* and, in the name of softness, addresses current queerfeminist strategies between aesthetics and politics.

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Sööt/Zeyringer Angry Hour
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December 03 04 | 19.00 Performance
Hochzeitssaal | 15/10 EURO

A performative encyclopedia of female outbursts that uses rage as an empowerment strategy.

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Coombs Marr / Martinez / Truscott Wild Bore
The Wild Bore - Malthouse Theatre - Tim Grey Photography_HP5
December 03 04 | 20.30 Performance
Festsaal | 15/10 EURO

Three masters of smart, spiky, political performance delve into the torrent of critical fury that has been aimed at baffling, misunderstood and downright awful works of art (including their own).

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Follow Us Nora oder ein Altenheim
Follow Us_c_Annina Machaz, Mira Kandathil_hoch_HP
December 05 | 20.00
December 06 | 21.00
Performance
Kantine | 15/10 EURO

Follow Us brings Henrik Ibsen's best-known female figure into the present and transfers her, in accordance with the demographic change of our time, to the retirement home.

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Meet the Freischwimmer*innen
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December 06 | 15.00 - 18.00 Conversation
Festsaal-Foyer | Free Entrance

The Freischwimmen-groups die apokalyptischen tänzer*innen, Rotterdam Presenta and Gruppe CIS present their current projects for discussion.

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Caroline Creutzburg Woman with Stones
Fotos_c_Caroline Creutzburg, Charlotte Pistorius_HP
December 07 08 | 18.00 Performance
Hochzeitssaal | 15/10 EURO

Woman with Stones broadens the concept of drag with an entire pool of transformation fantasies.

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Freischwimmer*innen. The Future Is Female* Last Yearz Interesting Negro i ride in colour and soft focus, no longer anywhere
Last Yearz Interesting Negro_i ride in colour and soft focus, no longer anywhere_Carlos Jimenez and Katarzyna Perlak_2017_HP
December 07 08 | 20.00 Performance/Tanz
Festsaal | 15/10 EURO

A choreographic meditation on osmosis and internalisation and the feeling of being possessed by other people's fantasies.

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          Kirsten Maar + Jenny Schrödl Gender Talk

          Discussion

          2019 June 22 | 21.00
          Kantine

          Auf Englisch - In English

          Based on smaller presentations, films, musical contributions and texts, experts from performance, dance, music, theatre, art and science invite you to an informal and open conversation. Open for discussion are their ideas and their access to current gender themes between questions of masquerade, masculinity, #MeToo, #thefutureisfemale, queer objects and much more.

          Sheena McGrandles     

          shaping desire and sensation

          In positioning drag as a practice of shaping desire and sensation, Sheena revisits some old looks and reframes them for the nights salon. Dealing with hard and soft matter, struts, warm ups and fast dressing, they will touch and tease out other desiring sensual subjects in us all. 

          Johannes Müller            

          Reading Salome and queer opera

          What is intriguing about the relation of opera/music theater and gender? Which questions emerge with working on opera/music theater? or are even answered? On the one hand there is all the frumpy stuff in opera, on the other there are moments, in which opera is quite modern in hindsight to questions of gender or race.

          EIKE WITTROCK  

          QUEER TIMES

          In the centennial of the opening of Magnus Hirschfeld's Institut für Sexualwissenschaft in Berlin, many cultural institutions are 'going queer', so I guess we're living in really queer times. But what does it mean for time to become queer? Which other temporalities of performance become possible, both in terms of programming as well as in relationsship to history?

          Jen Rosenblit

          I'm Gonna Need Another One

          I'm gonna need another one is a monologue which speaks about the endless, the things we do not yet know, a constant tasting, a re-tasting, a going-back-in, a short pause. Jen Rosenblit will linguistically track the disappearance or fleeting temporality of the body, or maybe as close as we can come to meaning - where absence is as confusing, expansive and immeasurable as the constructs of genders as we think we know them. Making sense is something she is interested in doing but not bound to. Consider that a table could be a person, a thing could be a memory and a fantasy could manifest in the form of wanting more chairs. She never means just one thing.

          Hosts: Kirsten MAAR and Jenny Schrödl

          Kirsten Maar is an assistant professor of dance studies at Freie Universität Berlin since 2018 and a dramaturge. Her research focuses on choreographic processes in the 20th century, the dissolution of boundaries between choreography, architecture, and the visual arts, as well as the change of discourses on gender, ethnicity and class since the 1960s.


          Jenny Schrödl is an assistant professor of theatre studies with a focus on contemporary theatre and performance art at the FU Berlin since January 2015. Her research focuses on Contemporary Theatre and Performance Art, Theory and Aesthetics of the Voice, Gender/Queer Theory and Performance as well as on duo-performances and artist couples.

          CONCEPT Kirsten Maar, Jenny Schrödl GUESTS Sheena McGrandles, Johannes Müller, Jen Rosenblit, Eike Wittrock

          Supported by funds from the performance-oriented allocation of funds for the advancement of women and gender equality at the Department of Philosophy and Humanities of Freie Universität Berlin.