Production Details / Press Releases
Nemanja Mutić and Katharina Maschenka Horn are a man and a woman, a Bosnian Serb and a German, a director / actor and a choreographer / dancer…
Based on their own life stories and life settings, the artists will create an image of the situation in the world today in their joined dance and theater collaboration project touch of MADNESS. Katharina and Nemanja will share, confront and question their traditions and cultures, the problem of communication and understanding between different cultures and different genders, in view of the past and current political and social situations in their home countries.
touch of MADNESS will be accompanied by Jan Günther’s and Jan Novosel’s live music.
touch of MADNESS is being created from January – March 2017 in Serbia, Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Germany. From March – June 2017 it will be performed in those four countries.
TFB Nr. 1046
Cast & Credits
By and with: Katharina Maschenka Horn, Nemanja Mutić
Music: Jan Günther, Jan Novosel
Light Design: Sanja Gergorić
With the support of Goethe Institute Belgrade, Goethe Institute Zagreb, Goethe Institute Sarajevo, Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung Sarajevo, Station – Service for Contemporary Dance Bel-grade, Nomad Dance Academy, Life Long Burning – DANCE Works! Co-Production (supported by the Culture Programme 2007-2013 of the European Union) Tala Dance Centre Zagreb and European Cultural Foundation
With special thanks to DOCK 11 Berlin, SARTR – War Theater Sarajevo, DIS Theater Ban-ja Luka, Yamaha and National Library Bosanska Kostajnica, Dom Omladine Belgrade
The video documentation is produced by Kulturprojekte Berlin GmbH on behalf of the Senate Department for Culture and Europe. The purpose of this contract is to document productions in the field of contemporary dance in Berlin. The master recordings are archived by the University Library of the Berlin University of Arts. Copies of the recordings on DVD are available for viewing exclusively in the reference collections of the following archives (at media desks in these institutions):