The 2017/18 season

The new programme with information on all the premieres until January 2018 as well as on our two political discussion series »Streitraum« and »Streit ums Politische« will be available on 28 June. The digital version is already available here.

The ensemble photographed by Paolo Pellegrin

The portraits for the 2017/18 campaign were shot by Magnum photographer Paolo Pellegrin. Pellegrin is the last in a series of renowned photographers who have portrayed the Schaubühne ensemble since 2013.

Upcoming Premieres


freely adapted after texts by Ödön von Horváth
Direction and Set Design: Herbert Fritsch
Premieres on 19 September

Returning to Reims

after Didier Eribon
Direction: Thomas Ostermeier
Premieres on 24 September

Blog: Pearson's Preview

With Pearson’s Preview, we're presenting essays for selected Schaubühne premieres and guest productions, written in both English and German by blogger, author and historian Joseph Pearson.

Latest essay: »Not a Piña Colada«. Herbert Fritsch, Volksbühne Exiles, and the Giant Blimp

Next performances with surtitles

With English surtitles

A Piece of Plastic

On 21 October 2017

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With French surtitles


On 27 October 2017

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You'll find here all performances with surtitles.

On Tour

»Beware of Pity« in Paris

Festival d’Automne, Les Gémeaux – Scène National Sceaux
From 14 to 17 and 19 to 24 September 2017

»Compassion. The History of the Machine Gun« in Belfast

Belfast International Arts Festival
On 6 and 7 October 2017

Here you can find a list of all upcoming and past guest performances.

* from »Zeppelin«