Events | ZUHÖREN – Continu und Gespräche

Berlin | February 9, 2016 | 7:00 PM

From February 3 to 9, 2016 Sasha Waltz & Guests presents “ZUHÖREN – Continu und Gespräche” consisting of the expressive work “Continu”, which deals with topics such as viol ance, the individual and the group. Based on the current refugee crisis and personal commitment, Sasha Waltz invites audiences to discussions that, shedding light on artistic strategies, dealing with conflicts, the situation of women and model initiatives.

Tuesday, 9. February 2016, 7 p.m.

ZUHÖREN will conclude with a discussion focusing on Syria.
Villa Aurora's Feuchtwanger Fellow Yasmine Merei is a journalist, linguist and human rights activist born in Homs, Syria. She is managing editor of »Sayyidat Souria« (»The Lady of Syria«), the first non-religious women’s magazine in Syria, which aims to give a voice and a platform to a new generation of Syrian women. 

Carolin Emcke is a freelance journalist based in Berlin. She writes and talks about subjects such as globalization, war, human rights, theories of violence, bearing witness and cultural identities.

Mohammad Al Attar is a Syrian playwrighter and dramaturge. His last piece »Antigone of Shatila (2015)« tells the Greek story out of the perspective of Syrian women seeking refuge in Lebanon.

MiCT (Media in Cooperation and Transition) will present Start FM: a radio station focusing on culture and information in Arabic for refugees and migrants. A pilot program with guests and live music realized by MiCT - Media in Cooperation and Transition. This Berlin-based NGO has many years of experience in promoting media in areas of crisis in Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Eastern Europe.

Presentation: Christian Mihr, Reporters Without Borders

To be followed by an installation with food, live music and DJ, and documatary film «Not Who We Are« by Carol Mansour (Lebanon)

// Sasha Waltz & Guests
// Radialsystem V Berlin
// Continu
// February 3, 4, 6, 7, 8 at 8pm
// Tickets 17€ / 29€ / 37€ / 47€, incl. 5€ for food and tea / reduced 16€
// Discussions
// February 5, 9 at 7pm, February 6 at 6pm
// Discussion night 5€ for food and tea
// Holzmarktstr. 33
// 10243 Berlin

Zuhören - Continu und Gespräche is supported by Villa Aurora.

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