[[ Read kindle ]] OSTERMEIER: (english edition) (backstage Book 4)Author Gerhard Jrder – Stg2bio.co

Thomas Ostermeier is one of the best known European theatre makers and is regarded by many as the face of modern German theatre DIE ZEIT His major Ibsen productions and his Hamlet, starring Lars Eidinger tour the globe Berlin s Schaubhne, where he has been the artistic head since , is celebrated worldwideIn conversation with Gerhard Jrder, Thomas Ostermeier describes the path that led him to the theatre, which became a kind of life saver after early years riddled by conflict Self confident and self critical, both declarative and ruminative, he recapitulates the early triumphs of the Deutsches Theater s Baracke offshoot, his difficult start at the Schaubhne and the growing success of his politically engaged realistic theatre, particularly among young audiences He emerges as an outspoken critic of his generation s apolitical attitude, the postmodern mainstream and the narrow aesthetic discourse of German theatre, and a passionate supporter of the permanent institutions of culture, the ensemble concept and creative work with actors the core of an understanding of contemporary theatre that focuses on people rather than forms