TRAKTORFABRIK

TEASER with English subtitles

TRAKTORFABRIK  is a dark tragicomedy inspired on the wardiaries of Russian warjournalist and writer Vasily Grossman.

After a bombardement three soldiers end up trapped in an underground bunker, connectionstation Traktorfabrik.

These three very different characters will spend their last few days and hours together sharing their little stories and their deepest secrets.

TRAKTORFABRIK is a  magic realistical wartale without a Happy End.

This music theater production is a coproduction between artists from Vienna, Berlin and Antwerp. TRAKTORFABRIK reunites the ever present  theme of war with absurd humor in a fascinating play for three actors and an electro-accoustic space.

A play with Ludo Hoogmartens, Jobst Schnibbe and Jonas de Vuyst. Written and directed by Noémi Schlosser, music Thomas Gerwin, scenography Julia Rommel, dramaturgy Korneel Hamers.

Poster image Petr Schlosser

TRAKTORFABRIK is inspired on the war diaries of Vasily Grossman and research on testimonies, letters and diaries  ( civilians, soldiers and partisans) who lived through WW1 and WW2, the Balkanwar, the Spanish war etc.

In Coproduction with the ' European Ministry for Favourite Songs' and the Arenbergschouwburg and the European Partners in Hamburg, Berlin, Vienna, OFFValencia and Consenza. 

With the support of the European Union.

Cast

Premiere Octobre 8 2014 - 20.30 u Arenberg

9, 10 Octobre - 2, 3 December 2014 - 20.30 Arenberg 

tickets

 

with the support of the European Union, The Flemish Government, The city of Antwerp, the ROI community and  Amicom

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