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Limonov

Limonov  A Portrait of a Poet as a Rightwing Leader May 12 – 14 and May 16 – 18, 2018, TAG Theater, Vienna. A portrait of the punk, the Russian Forrest Gump, the poet, the professional revolutionary, the ultra-nationalist party leader. Limonov is the true story of the decline and fall of a man who once …

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Morton Feldman Says

Morton Feldman Says It is often thought that John Cage was the most significant composer to loose our Western ears from traditional modes of listening. However, it was Morton Feldman who, through pieces lasting anywhere between one and a half minutes and one and a half hours, first revealed a delight in the momentary presence …

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The Mechanical Paradise

  The Mechanical Paradise   Welcome to our world of cardboard dreams, painted fantasies, shabby costumes, beat-up performers and cheap adventures. Our moon is made of paper, our mermaids knew better days. Welcome to our trick picture spectacle. Welcome to the cinema of attractions.   It is virtually impossible to over-estimate Georges Méliès’ contribution to …

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Thomas B or Not

  Thomas B or Not A Screwball Comedy or Hate story in 5 acts with a prologue and not so happy epilogue First performances: September 25-29, 2016, brut Vienna Thomas B Or Not is part of the new  old cycle  Abstract Thomas B or Not is a hoax, a fraud, a joke, a text that pretends to be …

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the new old cycle

  The New Old Cycle Some Notes on The New Old Cycle   * Imagine for a second your reaction if we would have told you that this concept was written on an old Underwood typewriting machine. You would probably think how romantic, or how old-fashioned, or where did you get the ink from? Is …

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