MUSIC THEATRE

 

Music – Theatre – Art Education

On the occasion of the opening of the new Linz Opera the ASSITEJ centers from Austria, Germany, Switzerland, Luxembourg and Liechtenstein present a two day symposium dealing with music theatre in German speaking regions. Amongst other topics, it deals with art education and cross culture. 

In cooperation with ASSITEJ Deutschland e.V., astej Schweiz, ASSITEJ Liechtenstein, ASSITEJ Luxemburg / TRAFFO_CarréRotondes, Plattform Musikvermittlung Österreich & Landestheater Linz

 

Sat June 22nd / Linz Opera

1:15 p.m. Welcome
Rainer Mennicken artistic director Landestheater Linz (AT)
Stephan Rabl artistic director International Theatre Festival SCHÄXPIR (AT)
Christoph Thoma chairman ASSITEJ Austria (AT)

1:30 p.m. Guided Tours
Tour Guides: Rainer Mennicken artistic director Landestheater Linz (AT)
Nadine Grenzendörfer education manager Landestheater Linz (AT)

2:30 p.m. Music Theatre & Mediation Status Quo in German Speaking Countries
Host: Christoph Thoma chairman ASSITEJ Austria (AT)
Gerd Taube director Children and Young People’s Theatre Centre in Germany (DE),
Constanze Wimmer head study program Communicating music – Music in context (AT),

3:45 p.m. Project presentation: Selam Opera
Host: Ann-Kathrin Ostrop education manager Komische Oper Berlin (DE)

Please choose one of the following 

5:00 p.m. Music – a Universal Language
Host: Constanze Wimmer head study program Communicating music – Music in context (AT)
Ursula Sternberger music school Linz (AT), Helmut Schmidinger composer (AT),Lydia Grün director Netzwerk Junge Ohren (DE), Rafael Neira-Wolf musician (MX/AT)

5:00 p.m. Das Kind der Seehundfrau / music theatre / 8+
makemake produktionen & DSCHUNGEL WIEN & WIEN MODERN
A timeless story about Love, Loss and Identity based on an old fairytale of the Inuit. Simple yet sensual media are supported by a spatial sound concept and the artful composition of music, voice and dance. Posthof, Posthofstraße 43, 4020 Linz (Please remember to reserve/buy your ticket separately: www.schaexpir.at)

(5) vogerl 1 Kopie_kleinTo check out the SCHÄXPIR performances of this day click here.

Sun June 23rd / Linz Opera

10:00 a.m. Music Theatre in German Speaking Countries
Hosts: Stephan Rabl artistic director DSCHUNGEL WIEN (AT), Anselm Dalferth dramaturg Junge Oper Mannheim (DE), Dan Tanson TRAFFIK THEATER (LUX), Ueli Blum NiNA Theater (CH), Anro Oehri KLANGLABOR (LI)

11:30 a.m. Contextualizing Music Theatre
Host: Gerd Taube director Children and Young People’s Theatre Centre in Germany (DE)
Rainer Mennicken artistic director Landestheater Linz (AT), Sara Ostertag artistic director makemake produktionen (AT), Marisa Gimenéz Cacho Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes (MX), Yvette Hardie president ASSITEJ (SA), Imran Khan Secretary General ASSITEJ Indien (IN)

(5) vogerl 1 Kopie_kleinTo check out the SCHÄXPIR performances of this day click here.