This blog documents the work - in - progress of Spring Awakening, a theatrical performance about adolescence in the context of contemporary Egypt.

Performance dates: 01. – 06.04.2010 Rawabet Theatre, Cairo / 09.,10.04.2010 Jesuit Centre, Alexandria.

April 18, 2010

April 8, 2010

WEEK 26 (08.04. - 14.04.2010)

Looking forward to perform in Alexandria @ Jesuites Cultural Centre!

along the way

48h @ the sea with everyone...

"Did Hussam arrive from Cairo yet?" (Saturday, 10.04., 19.25h)
"Why Mubarak? The devil we know is better then the unkown."
"Where is the key to the apartment? Inside? But the door is closed."
"We need to paint the wall for the performance."

along the way

people searching ...

April 2, 2010

WEEK 25 (01.04. - 07.04.2010)

Additional performance of Spring Awakening at Rawabet Theater: 06.04.2010 at 19.00h! Second show: 20.30h.


Props for the pictures: Salam, Victor, Mina. Thank you!

"I wouldn´t take my girlfriend to the show - with these scenes in the Tuk Tuk.. But I liked Lola..." (boy, 16)
"I saw it now the second time, with my little sister, she liked it alot. I would like to write an article about the play for the school magazine." (girl, 16)
"We too talk about certain sites..., maybe not as detailed as in the play." (boy, 16)
"It reminded me alot of my school times back then." (spectator, 25)
"I thought it was naive." (spectator, 26)
"It was very direct." (boy, 16)
"I liked that it was very indirect." (spectator, 67)


along the way

getting ready...