Neither/Footfalls

»Neither« - Opera by Morton Feldman | »Footfalls« - Piece by Samuel Beckett

Katie Mitchell stages Feldman and Beckett on a historical site

Samuel Beckett staged the German premiere of his play »Footfalls« in 1976 in the Werkstatt studio of the Schiller Theater. His first encounter with Morton Feldman on their joint opera ...

Katie Mitchell stages Feldman and Beckett on a historical site

Samuel Beckett staged the German premiere of his play »Footfalls« in 1976 in the Werkstatt studio of the Schiller Theater. His first encounter with Morton Feldman on their joint opera project »Neither« took place at Schiller Theater, too. The acclaimed British director Katie Mitchell, now, combines both works into one exciting double performance.



    Sung in English (»Neither«) and German (»Footfalls«)
    about 1:30 h | including 1 interval
    INTRODUCTORY LECTURE ON 15 JUN 2014
    www.staatsoper-berlin.de/en_EN...

    VORWORT
    Pre-performance lecture, 45 minutes prior to each performance (in German)