visual site specific

Grotest Maru creates theatre in public spaces and is inspired by visual, physical, and object theatre, as well as installation and landart.

upcoming projects


PHOTO: URSULA MARIA BERZBORN
PHOTO: URSULA MARIA BERZBORN

Nalepa lebt!


In Spring and Summer 2019 we will continue our research about the famous broadcasting complex of the former GDR-radio station Funkhaus Berlin.

Funded by a research grant of the Berliner Senat

 

More information here

PHOTOS: ESTHER GEYER, MAGGIE HU
PHOTOS: ESTHER GEYER, MAGGIE HU

Propeller

We are happy to announce the creation of a new mobile stilt performance!

 

Europe-Premiere Propeller at ViaThea Festival

5th & 6th July, Görlitz


7th July, Propeller, Festival Burggassen-Theater, Hoyerswerda

 

More information here

PHOTO: ANDREAS KERMANN
PHOTO: ANDREAS KERMANN

The Nymphs


We are happy to announce a new creation for China and the Spreewald.

 

1st & 2nd June, Xi'an, China, Stilt theatre Version


23th June, Lübbener Kahnnacht, Site Specific Version - Water

Performance

 

Open Training

PHOTO: URSULA MARIA BERZBORN
PHOTO: URSULA MARIA BERZBORN

 

2nd May & 9th May 3 – 6pm
The GROTEST MARU OPEN TRAINING in February, March and April was an inspiring new format in the wonderful Studio 2 of MIME Centrum in Kunstquartier Bethanien. In May and June we will move outdoors to explore the public space around Bethanien, with and without stilts!


If you want to join, please contact:

grotestmaru@grotest-maru.de

Workshops

 

3th – 5th May: Weekend course: FRI-X Jungendkunstschule, Berlin


2nd 3rd August: Site specific theatre in public space, Summerschool of Arte URBANA Collectif, Bozhentsi, Bulgarien

 

August 2019 (dates will be published soon!):
Erinnerungslabor / Storytelling Laboratory - a story telling workshop with contemporary witnesses at Spreepark, Berlin


a collaboration with Tom Mustroph and Hanna Zimmermann

in cooperation with Grün Berlin


We are still searching for contemporary witnesses!!

 

If you want to tell your personal story about a special experience at Kulturpark Plänterwald in GDR times of at Spreepark in the early 90s, please contact: grotestmaru@grotest-maru.de

 

15th September: Erinnerungslabor - Workshop Presentation, Tag der Offenen Tür, Spreepark

 

More information here

 


latest projects


PHOTO: MARIO NIEMANN
PHOTO: MARIO NIEMANN

 

EQUINOX

 A theatrical journey of Identities between Orient and Occident, Facade Performance


a cooperation with (Alternative Theatre Group) / I-act aus Alexandria, Egypt

 

More information here

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The KuLe Book is still available!

With numerous images of interventions in public space, early street theatre actions, actual pictures and pics of the beginnings of Grotest Maru and interesting articles of Grotest Maru members.

 

More information here:

Program Dedications

The KuLe Book

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Our new place to meet & plan & create

 


Kunstquartier Bethanien, 

Mariannenplatz 2,

10997 Berlin!