FIND 2018: Photo documentation

Gianmarco Bresadola, who has photographed many of our productions, will once again document the festival with his camera. Here as well as on our social media channels, the best photos will be published every day and will also be shown as a slide show in the Schaubühne café.

Guest performance of »The Encounter« in May

The Encounter, the hit production by Simon McBurney/Complicité, will celebrate its German premiere at the Schaubühne in May. After a work in progress showing of »The Encounter« at FIND 2015, under the working title »Amazon Beaming«, Simon McBurney brings his finished show back to the Schaubühne.

»Returning to Reims« has been selected for Theatertreffen 2018

Thomas Ostermeier's production of »Returning to Reims« after the book by Dider Eribon has been selected as one of the »ten most remarkable productions« for the 55th Theatertreffen (4 to 21 May). The seven jury members attended and discussed 409 productions in 54 cities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Here you can find a list of all ten selected productions. 

The second half of the 17/18 season

The season programme with all information on our premieres until July 2018 is now available at the theatre. You can also download the pdf or read the digital version on issuu

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 Premiere

Shakespeare’s Last Play

by Dead Centre
after »The Tempest« by William Shakespeare
Direction: Bush Moukarzel, Ben Kidd
World Premiere

Premieres on 24 April 2018


Blog: Pearson's Preview, FIND edition

Our essayist Joseph Pearson will again interview some of the invited theatre makers of this year's Festival International New Drama and summarize his impressions in two previews. 

Latest essays

Theatre is for the Brave – Violence on Stage at FIND 2018

After Realism? Asking for an Audience’s Empathy. Three Plays at FIND 2018

Next performances with surtitles

In Spanish with English and German surtitles

La Despedida

On 21 April 2018

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With French surtitles


On 6 May 2018

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You'll find here all performances with surtitles.

On Tour

»An Enemy of the People« in Shizuoka

Shizuoka Performing Arts Center (SPAC) 
On 29 and 30 April 2018

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

LES 2 SCÈNES – Scène nationale de Besançon
On 2 and 3 May 2018

»Professor Bernhardi« in Lyon

Célestins – Théâtre de Lyon
From 2 to 6 May 2018

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

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