Gisele Vienne, Dennis Cooper, Puppentheater Halle

Premiere July 9 & 10, 2015 - - Puppentheater, Halle / Puschkinhaus (DE)

Conception, direction & scenography Gisèle Vienne
Text Dennis Cooper in collaboration with the performers
German translation by Klaus Hndl
Performed by and created in collaboration with Jonathan Capdevielle (for the english version), Kerstin Daley-Baradel, Uta Gebert & Vincent Göhre and the performers of Puppentheater, Halle :
Nils Dreschke, Sebastian Fortak, Lars Frank, Ines Heinrich-Frank, Katharina Kummer & for the german version : Christian Sengevald.
Music KTL ( Stephen OMalley and Peter Rehberg)

Puppentheater Halle & DACM (Halle / Saale & Strasbourg)

The first shows of the tour 15/16:
August 14, 15 & 16, 2015   / Internationales Sommerfestival Kampnagel, Hamburg (DE)
August 21, 22 & 23, 2015 / Zürcher Theater Spektakel, Zürich (CH)
September 3 & 4, 2015 La Bâtie, Festival de Genève (CH)

The next dates of the tour 15/16 will be online by the end of May

Tour schedule season

The Pyre
Creation May 2013 / Festival Manifeste - Centre Pompidou, Les Spectacles Vivants and IRCAM -Paris (FR)
Gisèle Vienne and Stephen O'Malley, Peter Rehberg, Dennis Cooper & Patrick Riou
Performed by and created in collaboration with : Anja Röttgerkamp
and alternately with Lounes Pezet, Léon Rubbens or Kamiel Van Looy

May 11, 2015 / Internationales Figurentheater, Erlangen (DE)

This is how you will disappear

Creation July 2010 / Festival d'Avignon
Gisèle Vienne with Dennis Cooper, Stephen O’Malley et Peter Rehberg, Patrick Riou, Fujiko Nakaya, Shiro Takatani
Performed by and created in collaboration with : Jonathan Capdevielle,
Nuria Guiu Sagarra and Jonathan Schatz

August 28 & 29, 2015 / La Bâtie, festival de Genève (CH)


Die Puppe in der Moderne: Malerei, Plastik, Fotografie
by Matthias Rataiczyk, Christin Müller-Wenzel, Eduard Beaucamp and Jennifer Allen
Publisher Kunstverein Talstrasse

Available here

40 Portraits 2003-2008
Illustrations by Gisèle Vienne / text by Dennis Cooper and Pierre Dourthe
Publisher POL

In book store

JERK / Through Their Tears
Gisèle Vienne with Dennis Cooper, Peter Rehberg, Jonathan Capdevielle
cd+book - publisher DISVOIR - serie: ZagZig / 2 editions, english and french

In book store

The company is supported by le Ministère de la culture et de la communication – DRAC Alsace, la Région Alsace and la Ville de Strasbourg.

The company is supported by Institut Français for international touring.
Gisèle Vienne is associated artist at the theater Nanterre-Amandiers from 2014 and at Parvis, Scène National de Tarbes Pyrénées since 2012.

UPDATED : 04/25/2015

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