Berlin Diagonale during Theatertreffen 2013
Every year in May theater makers, journalists and guests from around the world come to Berlin for the most important German theater festival. The Berliner Theatertreffen is an annual event of the Berliner Festspiele GmbH and is supported by the German Federal Cultural Foundation.
Berlin Diagonale offers a tour of the independent performing arts community of Berlin for visiting professionals on Monday, May 6, and Tuesday, May 7, 2013 during Theatertreffen. The stops on the tour will include Theater Thikwa, Sophiensaele and Studio 44 / Constanza Macras. Current productions and works in rehearsal will be presented at these theaters and conversations with the respective artistic directors will be offered along with tours of the facilities. Berlin Diagonale has chosen these selections to present a cross section of the diversity of the independent performing arts community. Tour guides will speak about everyday life in Berlin and provide exciting background information on the independent performing arts community in Berlin.