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Dance/Film

Isabelle Schad
Knotting

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© Dieter Hartwig

March 12 | 19.00 PM
March 13-21

The film for the performance Knotting was made as an experiment shortly before the premiere and documents in excerpts the research for the piece. The choreographic portrait is inspired by the fluid, elastic, expansive movements of the dancer Francesca d'Ath, who physically engages with the form of the knot.

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Dance/film

Sheena McGrandles
Figured + Flush

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Figured | © Martin Rottenkolber

FEBRUARY 20 | 19.00 PM | Premiere
FEBRUARY 21 – MARCH 06

In Figured and Flush, Sheena McGrandles explores radical temporality. With great attention to detail, Figured exposes the absurdity and artificiality of everyday gestures. Flush, following Gertrude Stein, breaks down linear and traditional forms of storytelling-perhaps even evoking a new lesbian temporality and aesthetic.

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The halls of the Sophiensæle are available for rental for PRIVATE, NON-ARTISTIC EVENTS. All rentable spaces are located in the middle wing of the former craftsman’s workshop built in 1904/1905.

The FESTSAAL holds a maximum of 250 people, the associated FOYER can hold 100 people. For smaller events the HOCHZEITSSAAL with its own foyer can be rented. It holds a maximum of 100 persons. The KANTINE on the ground floor can also hold a maximum of 100 people and is directly accessible from the inner courtyard. RAUM 213 can hold up to 50 people. Depending on availability, the rooms can be rented individually or as a whole. TOTALLY, the house is approved for a maximum of 350 persons at the same time.

FESTSAAL
Floor: 1
Size: approx. 480 m² (24 m x 20 m)
Ceiling height: 8,60 m
Number of persons: max. 250
Equipment: flexible grandstand, 16 m x 8 m
Access: via two staircases and the elevator

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A foyer located in front of the Festsaal can also be rented separately.

FOYER FESTSAAL
Floor: 1
Size: approx. 135 m²
Ceiling height: 4,60 m
Number of persons: max. 100
Equipment: mobile bar, furniture if required
Access: via the left staircase, the Festsaal and the elevator

>>> download hall plan <<<

HOCHZEITSSAAL
Floor: 3
Size: approx. 240 m² (12 m x 20 m)
Ceiling height: 3,70 m
Number of persons: max. 100
Equipment: flexible grandstand with seat cushion, 5 m x 10 m
Access: via both staircases and the elevator

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In front of the Hochzeitssaal is a separate foyer including a kitchen, which can be rented as required.

FOYER HOCHZEITSSAAL
Floor: 3
Size: approx. 54,80 m² (8,5 m x 6,45 m) / effective usable area approx. 39 m²
Ceiling height: 3,70 m
Number of persons: max. 50
Equipment: Bar with kitchenette
Access: via both staircases and the elevator

>>> download hall plan <<<

KANTINE
Floor: Ground Floor
Size: in total: approx. 230 m², front part of the room incl. stage and bar area: approx. 180 m² (9,23 m x 19,86 m)
Ceiling height: 4,2 m
Number of persons: max. 100
Equipment: none
Access: 2 doors, directly accessible from the courtyard of the building

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RAUM 213
Floor: 2
Size: approx. 50 m²
Ceiling height: max. 3,58 m, varies
Number of persons: max. 50
Equipment: none
Access: via the right staircase, not barrier-free

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The availability of technical equipment varies from room to room. Light, sound and video equipment can be installed if desired and available on the date.

For more information, contact us at 030-27 89 00 50 or send an e-mail to kbb@sophiensaele.com.

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