26. - 29.4.half past selber schuldKafka in WonderlandTheater ComicSince their successful participation in the RTL TV format “die Puppenstars”, half past selber schuld have left the status of insider tip behind them. Now the inventors of the theatre cartoon have returned to finally present a new piece at FFT. It it, the artist-duo takes a look at the future of humanity.
12. & 13.5.apparatusMagical. Acts. Matter.PerformanceA collective of artists from dance, performance, music and visual arts assemble for a magical ritual. The theater becomes a chamber of wonders – a space of experience and of the momentary. Attending are dramaturge Stefanie Wenner and performer Thorsten Eibeler, as well as director Ariel Efraim Ashbel, choreographer Ligia Lewis and the exceptional musicians Colin Hacklander and Farahnaz Hattam.
18. & 19.5.Henrike IglesiasGRRRRRLPerformanceGood girls go to heaven, bad girls go to “Fort GRRRRRL”. At this feminist base camp, four fighting females unashamedly explore everything that is usually denied the “fair sex”: making nasty faces, eating greasy food, taking the sexual initiative, being loud. The text and performance collective Henrike Iglesias give evil a home and celebrate the emancipation from formative gender roles.
The Year 2017A Collective Chronicle of Thoughts and Observations#14 April, 3rd – 9th: Monika KlengelWelcome to what is going to be a collective chronicle of the year 2017! This journal will follow the general change that we experience in our daily lives, in our cities, countries and beyond, in the political discourses and in our reflections on the role of artists and intellectuals. Week after week different writers, artists, thinkers and scientists will take the role of an observer as they contribute to this collective diary.
4. - 6.5.Showcase Beat Le MotShowcase Beat Le Mot zeigen GefühlePerformanceFor this emotional evening the four theater shamans fumble their way through the dark corridors of their central nervous system in search of the light switch. If there is an inner life, it has to be out there somewhere. On the weeping piano: musician Thies Mynther.
9.5.MissinCatAfter the successful release of her album "Wirewalker" in spring 2015, MissinCat now returns with a new, wonderful and exciting CD. “FORCES”! is 5 songs, which she wrote, produced and partially also performed with 5 completely different artists.
6.5.Hanna LeessConcertHanna Leess rarely needs more than 15 minutes to write a song. And her new studio album reflects this intuitive approach. Nothing too structured, “Dirty Mouth Sweet Heart” simply allows for everything that comes up.
4. & 5.5.Martin Nachbar, Gabi dan DrosteIch bin's, Deine SchwesternDance Performancefor all of 5 years and overNo matter whether siblings are inseparable or bitterly divided, loving or jealous – they can hardly escape each other. They play together, laugh and cry, quarrel and hurt, help and sometimes annoy one another. Together with three performers, Martin Nachbar and Gabi dan Droste have reflected and staged various different sibling constellations.