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S E I D  W A S  I H R  W O L L T

Choreography: Massimo Gerardi
Premiere: 1.06.2017 | taT-studiobühne | Stadttheater Gießen
Text: Kinski spricht Villon
Music: CoH
Stage design: Katja Wetzel
Costume design: Anika Klippstein
Dramaturgy: Maite Beisser
Assistance (choreography): Bärbel Stenzenberger
Assistance (stage and costume design): Milena Kubicka
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

T I T U S  A N D R O N I C U S

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: 18. Februar 2017 | Großes Haus |Stadttheater Gießen
Music: 48nord
Musical direction: Martin Spahr
Stage design: Fred Pommerehn
Costume design: Gabriele Kortmann
Light: Fred Pommerehn / Jan Bregenzer
Dramaturgy: Maite Beisser
Assistance (choreography): Bärbel Stenzenberger
Assistance (stage and costume design): Milena Kubicka
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

D E R  B L O N D E  E C K B E R T

Choreography: Paolo Fossa
Premiere: 8.12.2016 | taT-studiobühne | Stadttheater Gießen
Music: Dustin O'Halloran, Cliff Martinez, Henry Purcell, CAN, Ludwig van Beethoven, The Black Heart Procession, Loic Pierre, Nine Inch Nails, Johann Sebastian Bach, Charles Avison, John Eccles and Johannes Brahms
Stage design: Friederike Schmidt-Colinet
Costume design: Kathi Sendfeld
Dramaturgy: Maite Beisser
Assistance (choreography): Bärbel Stenzenberger
Assistance (stage and costume design): Milena Kubicka
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

A L L  W E  S E E

Choreography: Tarek Assam (Similitude)/Jacek Przybylowicz (Mystic Vapor)/James Wilton (The Frail)
Premiere: 8.10.2016 | Großes Haus | Stadttheater Gießen
Music: Alan Parsons
Stage and costume design: Katja Wetzel
Light: Carsten Wank
Dramaturgy: Maite Beisser
Assistance (choreography): Bärbel Stenzenberger
Assistance (stage and costume design): Milena Kubicka
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

G R A V I T A S

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: 12.05.2016 | taT-studiobühne | Stadttheater Gießen
Music: Jim Pinchen, Grandbrothers, Murcof and Diego Dall'Osto
Stage and costume design: Michele Lorenzini
Video installation: Lieve Vanderschaeve
Assistance: Bärbel Stenzenberger
Dramaturgy: Maite Beisser
Pictures: Katrina Friese

 

P E N E L O P E  W A R T E T

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: 20.02.2016 | Großes Haus | Stadttheater Gießen
Music: John Psathas
Musical direction: Michael Hofstetter / Herbert Gietzen
Stage design: Fred Pommerehn
Costume design: Gabriele Kortmann
Dramaturgy: Maite Beisser
Light: Kati Moritz / Fred Pommerehn
Assistance (choreography): Bärbel Stenzenberger
Assistance (stage and costume design): Hannes Schönian
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

P E T R U S C H K A  V S .  F E U E R V O G E L

Choreography: Tarek Assam (Petruschka)/Pascal Touzeau (Feuervogel)
Premiere: 10.10.2015 | Großes Haus | Stadttheater Gießen
Music: Igor Strawinsky
Stage and costume design: Imme Kachel
Light: Carsten Wank
Assistance: Bärbel Stenzenberger
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

S P I E L U H R

Choreography: Tarek Assam (Small Memories)/ Pascal Touzeau (Legends), James Wilton (COG)
Premiere: 14. Februar 2015
Stage and costume design: Lukas Noll
Dramaturgy: Cornelia von Schwerin
Light: Manfred Wende
Assistance: Christina Comtesse, Emmanuel Gazquez
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

S M A R T  R E A L I T Y

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Robert Przybyl
Premiere: 19.12.14
Stage and costume design: Bernhard Niechotz
Dramaturgy: Johanna Milz
Assistance: Emmanuel Gazquez
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

I M  S A T Z  D E S  P Y T H A G O R A S

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: 12.10.14
Stage design: Fred Pommerehn
Costume design: Gabriele Kortmann
Dramaturgy: Christian Schröder
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

D I E  W I R R N I S  D E R  P I N G U I N E

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Robert Przybyl
Premiere: 05.06.2014
Stage and costume design: Thurid Goertz
Dramaturgy: Johanna Milz
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

S L E E P W A L K E R

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Paul Julius
Premiere: November 09th 2013 TiL Giessen
Stage & Costume Design: Imme Kachel
Dramaturgy: Julia Figdor
Pictures: Dietmar Janeck

 

D E R  B L I C K  D E S  R A B E N

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: October 19th 2013 Großes Haus Gießen
Music: Moritz Eggert
Music director: Michael Hofstetter / Herbert Gietzen
Costume Design: Gabriele Kortmann
Stage Design: Fred Pommerehn
Dramaturgy: Christian Schröder
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

S I D D H A R T H A

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Mirko Hecktor
Premiere: May 16th 2013 TiL Giessen
Music: Alto Piri, Alva Noto
Stage & Costume Design: Imme Kachel
Dramaturgy: Johanna Milz
Pictures: Dietmar Janeck

 

H E M I N G W A Y S  P A R T Y

Choreography: Tarek Assam and David Williams
Premiere: February 16th 2013 Großes Haus Gießen
Music: Frank Bretschneider, Ludovico Einaudi, Dirty Three u.a.
Costume Design: Gabriele Kortmann
Stage Design: Lukas Noll
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

H Y P N O T I C  P O I S O N

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Robert Przybyl
Premiere: December 08th 2012 TiL Giessen
Music: Lenny Kravitz, Skunk Anansie, Amy Winehouse, Kasia Nosowaska, u.a.
Stage & Costume Design: Britta Yook
Dramaturgy: Johanna Milz
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst, Dietmar Janeck

 

D O R N R Ö S C H E N

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere Gießen: September 28th 2012 Großes Haus Gießen
Premiere Trier: December 17th 2011 Theater Trier
Music: Peter Iljitsch Tschaikowsky u.a.
Dramaturgy Gießen: Cornelia von Schwerin
Dramaturgy Trier: Dr. Peter Larsen
Stage Design: Fred Pommerehn
Costume Design: Gabriele Kortmann
Pictures Gießen: Rolf K. Wegst
Pictures Trier: Marco Piecuch

 

M A C B E T H

Choreography: Tarek Assam and David Williams
Premiere: February 11th 2012 Großes Haus Giessen
Music: „lines & rhythm”
Stage Design: Fred Pommerehn
Costume Design: Gabriele Kortmann
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

A N N A  B L U E

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Hagit Yakira
Premiere: December 11th 2011 TiL Giessen
Music: J.S. Bach, Gaspar Cassadó, Volker David Kirchner u.a.
Dramaturgy: Julia Figdor
Stage & Costume Design: Bernhard Niechotz
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

G A L I L E O  M E E T S  K O P E R N I K U S

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: October 08th 2011 Großes Haus Giessen
Music: John Psathas, Giovanni Gabrieli
Stage & Costume Design: Lukas Noll
Dramaturgy: Christian Steinbock
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

S O M M E R N A C H T S T R A U M

Choreography: Tarek Assam and David Williams
Premiere: February 12th 2011 Großes Haus Giessen
Music: Felix-Mendelssohn Bartholdy, B52, Johann Strauss.
Stage Design: Fred Pommerehn
Costume Design: Gabriele Kortmann
Dramaturgy: Johanna Milz
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

D I C K H Ä U T E R

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Mirko Hecktor
Premiere: December 3rd 2010 TiL Giessen
Music: Emir Kustavica, Kronos Quartet, Evelyn Glenny u.a.
Dramaturgy: Johanna Milz
Audioinstallation: Daniel Kluge
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

G U S T A V   N A C H T I G A L

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Mirko Hecktor
Premiere: May 5th 2010 TiL Giessen
Music: K´naan, Magic Malik, Rabih Abou-Kalil u.a
Costume & Stage Design: Birgit Kellner
Dramaturgy: Stefanie Fiedler
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

C A S S A N D R A

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: February 19th 2010 Stadttheater Gießen
Music: Arvo Pärt, Alban Berg und Arnold Schönberg
Costume & Stage Design: Lukas Noll
Pictures: Rolf K. Wegst

 

C ' E S T   L A   V I E

Choreography: Tarek Assam and David Williams
Premiere: November 20th 2009 TiL Studiobühne Giessen
Music: Georges Brassens, Serge Gainsbourg, Noir Désir, Édith Piaf, Yann Tiersen u.a.
Costume & Stage Design: Dietlind Konold
Pictures: Esther Merith Engelke

 

C L A N D E S T I N O

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: October 2nd 2009 Stadttheater Giessen
Music: Manu Chao, Amestoy Trio und Louis Sclavis
Costume & Stage Design: Annett Hunger
Pictures: Rolf Wegst

 

Z W E R G E

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: May 28th 2009 TiL Studiobühne Giessen
Music: Nik Bärtsch
Costume & Stage Design: Michele Lorenzini
Videoinstallation: Hagen Wiel
Pictures: Esther Merith Engelke

 

F E I N I N G E R S   F U G E N

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: February 28th 2009 Stadttheater Giessen
Music: Johann Sebastian Bach, John Adams und Glenn Gould
Music Directors: Jan Hoffmann
Costume & Stage Design: Lukas Noll
Pictures: Rolf Wegst

 

W E L T   D E R   E N G E L

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Mirko Hecktor
Premiere: May 8th 2008, TiL Giessen
Video: Hagen Biel
Costume: Kristina Biedermann

 

F A U S T

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Music: Arthur Honegger, Michael Rot, Manfred Becker
Premiere: April 5th 2008, Stadttheater Giessen
Symphony Orchestra of Stadttheater Giessen
Costume & Stage Design: Suse Tobisch

 

W I N D O W S   I N   F A C E S

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Music: Kai Niggemann
Premiere: November 16th 2007, TiL Giessen
Video: Denise Schneider, Martin Przybilla
Costume & Stage Design: Denise Schneider

 

F I E S T A

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Fabrice Jucquois
Premiere: September 30th 2007, Stadttheater Giessen
Music: Morente,Manuel De Falla, Isaac Albeniz,Bo Spaenc
Costume & Stage Design: Lukas Noll

 

A N G E L

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Production at Opera House Graz
Premiere: May 4th, 2007 Studiobühne der Grazer Oper
Music: Henry Purcell, Enio Morricone, Steve Reich
Costume & Stage Design: Vibeke Andersen

 

G R E N Z T A G E B Ü C H E R

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Fabrice Jucquois
Premiere: April 14th 2007, Stadttheater Giessen
Music: Bela Bartok, Darius Milhaud and Igor Strawinsky
Costume & Stage Design: Michele Lorenzini

 

F A B E L H A F T E    M A R L E N E

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Mirko Hecktor
Premieres: February 9th, 2007 TiL Giessen
Music: Marlene Dietrich, Udo Lindenberg, Mirko Hecktor, Warp
Costume & Stage Design: Suse Tobisch

 

 I K A R U S

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Natalie Weir
Premiere: March 18th 2006, Stadttheater Giessen
Music: W.A.Mozart, Max Bruch
Symphony Orchestra of Stadttheater Giessen
Costume & Stage Design:Tina Kitzing

 

S N O W   M O T I O N

Coproduction of Tanzcompagnie Giessen and Brotfabrik Bonn
Aided by Fonds darstellende Künste e.V.
Choreography: Tarek Assam and Guido Markowitz
Premieres: January 11th, 2006 Brotfabrik, Bonn
Premieres: February 6th, 2006, TiL Giessen
Music: Henri Vieuxtemps, Global Vibes, New York Lounge
Costume & Stage Design:Tarek Assam and Guido Markowitz

 

T U B E

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: December 15th, 2005, TiL Giessen
Music: René Aubry, Bauchklang, Emir Kustorica, Kaleidoscope
Costume & Stage Design: Michele Lorenzini

 

O S C A R

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: May 12th 2005, TiL Giessen
Music: Die Fantastischen Vier, Peter I. Tschaikowsky, Marilyn Manson, Richard Strauss, Cat Nofaro, Wim Mertens
Costume & Stage Design: Grit Wendicke

 

B A C H  –  M U S I K A L I S C H E S   O P F E R

Choreography: Tarek Assam and Stefan Haufe
Premiere: April 16th, 2005, Stadttheater Giessen
Music: Johann Sebastian Bach
Music Directors: Michael Schneider, Herbert Gietzen
Symphony Orchestra of the Stadttheater Giessen
Costume & Stage Design: Lukas Noll
Concept: Mechtild Hobl-Friedrich

 

P O K E R F A C E S

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: January 29th, 2005, TiL, Giessen
Choreography: Tarek Assam and Nancy Seitz-McIntyre
Music: Warp
Stage Design: Thomas Leicher

 

J A G O S   F R A U

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: December 18th, 2004, Stadttheater Giessen
Music: Markus Stockhausen
Stage and Lighting Design: Fred Pommerehn
Costume: Kristina Biedermann
Concept: Richard Weber

 

P R O M E T H E U S S P U R E N

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: February 14th, 2004, Stadttheater Giessen
Choreography: Tarek Assam, Paulina Wycichowska, Eric Oberdorff
Music: Robert Luczak
Costume & Stage Design: Tina Kitzing

 

S E I L T Ä N Z E R

In Cooperation with Desperate Figures Dance Theatre/Mainz
Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: December 6th, 2003, TiL Giessen
Choreography: Tarek Assam and with Nancy Seitz-McIntyre
Music: Bauchklang, Warp, Louis Sclavis, Detlev Glanert
Costume & Stage Design: Christine Biedermann

 

O P U S   E X O T I C A

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: October 10th, 2003, Stadttheater Giessen
Music: Benjamin Britten, Camille Saint Saens
Symphony Orchestra of the Stadttheater Giessen
Costume & Stage Design: Fred Pommerehn

 

T H E   W A L L

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premieres: September 21th, 2002, Nordharzer Städtebundtheater
May 16th, 2003, Stadttheater Giessen
Music: Roger Waters
Costume & Stage Design: Lukas Noll

Restaging:  Opera House Varna, Bulgaria, June18th, 2004

 

L I E D   V O N   D E R   E R D E

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premiere: February 7th, 2003, Nordharzer Städtebundtheater
Music: Gustav Mahler
Symphony Orchestra of the Nordharzer Städtebundtheater
Mezzosoprano: Gerlind Schröder, Tenor: Kihun Koh
Costume & Stage Design: Petra Mollerus

   

W I N T E R R E I S E

Choreography: Tarek Assam
Premieres: October 19th, 2000, Stadttheater Herford
November 26th, 2000, Nordharzer Städtebundtheater
October 20th, 2002, Stadttheater Gießen
Music: Franz Schubert
Singers: Matthias Horn, Mario Hoff, Bernd Unger, Kai-Uwe Fahnert
Pianists: Christoph Ullrich, Lutz Rademacher, Uwe Sochaczewsky
Costume & Stage Design: Petra Mollerus
Concept: Mechtild Hobl-Friedrich and Peter Oppermann