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Disabled Theater
Recording: 2012-11-03 , HAU Hebbel am Ufer (HAU1) (Video © Walter Bickmann)

Jérôme Bel, Theater Hora

Disabled Theater

HAU Hebbel am Ufer (HAU1)

Production Details / Press Releases

In his piece “Disabled Theatre”, the choreographer Jérôme Bel works with mentally disabled actors from the Theater HORA in Zurich. It creates a space where the marginalized are not excluded from visual and discursive practices, not hidden behind the protective shield of political correctness.

Cast & Credits

Concept: Jérôme Bel
By and with: Remo Beuggert, Gianni Blumer, Damian Bright, Matthias Brücker, Matthias Grandjean, Julia Hausermann, Sara Hess, Miranda Hossle, Peter Keller, Lorraine Meier, Tiziana Pagliaro
Dramaturgy: Marcel Bugiel
Production management: Ketty Ghnassia
Assistance and translation: Simone Truong, Chris Weinheimer
Assistant to Jérôme Bel: Maxime Kurvers
Trainee: Jean-Florent Westrelin
Artistic Direction Theaters HORA: Michael Elber
Training Director HORA: Urs Beeler
General Direction Theater HORA: Giancarlo Marinucci
Tour planning: Theater HORA
Production: Theater HORA – Stiftung Züriwerk (Zurich)
Coproduction: Theater HORA, R.B. Jérôme Bel, HAU Hebbel am Ufer (Berlin), Auawirleben (Berne), Kunstenfestivaldesarts (Brussels), dOCUMENTA (13), Festival d’Avignon, Ruhrtriennale, Festival d’Automne (Paris), Les Spectacles vivants – Center Pompidou , La Bâtie – Festival de Genève.
Sponsored by the City of Zurich Culture, Canton Zurich Fachstelle Kultur, Foundation Denk an mich and Ernst Göhner Foundation.
With the kind support of the Swiss Cultural Foundation Pro Helvetia. Supported by the Institut français and the French Ministry of Culture and Communication / DGCA.
Thanks to: Saša Asentic, Tom Stromberg, Andreas Meder (International Theaterfestival OKKUPATION!), Stiftung Züriwerk, Fabriktheater Rote Fabrik Zürich

HAU Hebbel am Ufer (HAU1)

Stresemannstr. 29
10963 Berlin

Tickets: +49 (0)30 259 004 27

Video Documentation

The video documentation is produced on behalf of the Senate Department for Culture and Social Cohesion. 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):

University Library of the Berlin University of Arts
Mediathek für Tanz und Theater des Internationalen Theaterinstituts / Mime Centrum Berlin
Inter-University Centre for Dance Berlin (HZT)

Jérôme Bel / Trailers and Video Documentations

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