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Eurodram – Selection 2016

The German committee of EURODRAM, the network for European drama in translation, now announced their 2016 selection.

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Eurodram at “4+1” at Schauspiel Leipzig

Eurodram will be part of the Young Playwrights Festival 4+1 at Schauspiel Leipzig (31.03-02.04.; Artistic Director Esther Holland-Merten).

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ONE YEAR IN BERLIN – Stolowitz/Bochert on Howlround

During her residency in Berlin, Andrea and I discussed our respective theatre realities. Now we are very happy to announce that our conversation on aesthetics in playwriting has been published on Howlround. A slightly longer version (and its German translation) can be found here.

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Free for production

Plays in my translation not yet produced on German stages: EXCENTRIC PLANET/EXZENTRISCHER PLANET by John Barrow

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Stolowitz and Bochert on Playwriting

Andrea Stolowitz and I wrote an article on playwriting in the U.S. and in Germany. HOTreview now published a longer version. Great thanks to Jonathan Kalb, editor.

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Eurodram in Vienna 2015

On Monday night, the European network for drama in translation, Eurodram, presented their 2015 selection of plays for a second time after a reading in May at Nationaltheater Mannheim. At the Vienna Theater Drachengasse, coordinator Ulrike Syha and committee members Christian Mayer, Sandra Schüddekopf, Nicole Desjardins, Wolfgang Barth, and Henning Bochert welcomed playwright Maria Tryti […]

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Eurodram in Sofia 2015

by Henning Bochert 12 – 14 May 2015 Out of an erratically commencing spring in Berlin, the plane propelled me into the decided warmth of the Bulgarian capital. Sofia was unknown to me, and I was positively surprised by its mixture of thriving small shops, good coffee and food, pavement and trams and tracks crying […]

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AM BODEN (GROUNDED) at Schauspiel Stuttgart

Very delighted to see that AM BODEN by George Brant will be presented as a staged reading at Schauspiel Stuttgart. In the context of the TERRORisms festival, wonderful Astrid Meyerfeldt will be reading the strong play in my German translation on 24 June 2015. AM BODEN staged reading with Astrid Meyerfeldt 24 June 2015 8 – […]

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Portraits on Eurodram website

The website of the German Eurodram committee is moving ahead. My own introduction of Małgorzata Sikorska-Miszczuk’s THE SUITCASE opens the series of portraits of the three selected plays, playwrights, and translators which will be continued in time. We also mention announcements of the scheduled events in Mannheim and Vienna. With this, as well as with […]

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Eurodram: Personal recommendation

Working with the Eurodram committee during the past few months provided interesting insight into foreign drama translated into German and the topics relevant in other countries this/last year. Apart from this year’s selection of the German language committee, I would like to personally recommend a text from the submitted text pool that did not meet […]

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