Projects

RIMINI PROTOKOLL 2000 - 2020

This book is a journey: to places of inspiration, backstage, archives, notebooks, text worlds and thus through the more than 120 productions (theatre, radio plays, films, installations,…

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Unboxing Past

For 34 years, the Archaeological Museum Frankfurt has stored 513 grey archive boxes in its depot. 105 of them bear the inscription "Börneplatzsynagoge", the others are labelled "Judengasse".…

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Next dates:

09.09.2021 – 31.12.2022
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The Walks

The Walks is an app with a collection of audio walks by Rimini Protokoll. Each walk is a short audio experience covering specific locations in your city and an invitation to rediscover…

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Next dates:

24.07.2021 – 24.07.2023
Alpbach

24.07.2021 – 24.07.2023
Hellerau

24.07.2021 – 24.07.2023
Cleveland

29.07.2021 – 29.07.2023
Saarbrücken

04.08.2021 – 04.08.2023
Hamburg

25.08.2021 – 25.08.2023
Borgia

01.09.2021 – 01.09.2023
Berlin

08.09.2021 – 08.09.2023
Milano

URBAN NATURE

In 2008, for the first time in the history of humankind, there were more people worldwide living in cities than in the countryside. And in the year 2050, this proportion will increase…

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Conference of the Absent

There is a crisis! And in times of global crisis, it's all about global cooperation. Nevertheless, this time the crisis is being dealt with locally - on behalf of the world: at a conference…

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Next dates:

23. – 24.09.2021
Belgrade

25.09.2021
Dresden

04.10.2021
Dresden

24.10.2021
Dresden

08. – 10.10.2021
Madrid

02. – 04.11.2021
Rome

29.11. – 01.12.2021
Luxembourg

08. – 09.12.2021
Brussels

Temple du présent.

How can we understand an animal whose intelligence is radically different from our own? How can we create a relationship with nature without appropriating it? And who is watching whom?…

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Next dates:

02.10.2021
Krems

29. – 30.10.2021
Chur

04. – 14.11.2021
Helsinki

FASE NOVE - Assolo Urbano

The pandemic emergency brought about the division of social components into systemically essential and systemically non-essential. That on which our survival depends has been separated…

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WIR - HIER

To celebrate China's 70th anniversary, 15,000 soldiers marched across Tiananmen Square, nuclear intercontinental missiles were driven through the streets, while military helicopters…

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Next dates:

26.06. – 29.09.2021
WDR / Goethe-Institut Toronto

03. – 04.10.2021
Bayerischer Rundfunk 2

BAUPROBE BEETHOVEN

The Beethovenhalle on the Rhine was one of the first representative buildings of the post-war period and a landmark of the young German Federal Republic. Modern and transparent in…

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Now that we meet again

A show to re-open stages after the restrictions.   Now that we meet again - times have changed. The weeks that we did not know much about what happens outside our four walls. Now…

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Call Cutta at Home

Who is there on the other end of the service-line? How do invisible workers look? What does outsourcing mean in the times of Corona? Can an Indian home be turned into a call centre? …

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1000 Scores

In 1919, Marcel Duchamp sent instructions for an artwork from Buenos Aires to his sister by way of a present. Suzanne Duchamp was asked to source a geometry textbook and suspend it…

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Black Box

The theatres have been empty for months. Performances in front of filled halls are prohibited until further notice. On the other hand, exhibition visits by individuals are allowed.…

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Next dates:

27. – 29.11.2021
Stuttgart

Safety Cards

It is in every passenger aircraft at every seat - the current version of the internationally coordinated safety instructions for air travelers regarding a number of foreseeable but…

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Société en chantier / Society under Construction

The endless worksite at the Berlin airport, the interminable A3 motorway project in Italy, the squabbles around the future Lyon-Turin tunnel, the football stadiums in Qatar, the huge…

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Next dates:

25. – 28.10.2021
Chambéry

03. – 08.11.2021
Annecy

100% City

A Statistical Chain Reaction 100 citizens that represent their city in 5 criteria, a sample, a cross-section of the society, always assembled into ever changing new group pictures…

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20.10.2021
Kaohsiung, 100% Kaohsiung

CELEBRATE NOW - 20 years Rimini Protokoll

"Scientists have agreed that the intersection between past and future events, the now, is a time period of three seconds", 84-year-old Ulrike Falke read out on stage of our first project…

KANAL KIRCHNER

“On May 25th, 2001 Simone S. is given an envelope in a massage salon in Munich. In it, she finds a Walkman. She follows the voice step by step through Munich and is never seen again.…

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Utopolis

Join your fellow citizens for an extraordinary journey through Manchester.  Utopolis Manchesteris a visionary site-specific work that uses intricate tapestries of sound and voices…

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Next dates:

15. – 30.09.2021
Cologne

Chinchilla Arsehole, eyey

“No intension, it’s just Tourette”, is what Christian Hempel is quick to clarify from the onset, when he’s among people. He cannot control his rants, insults and motor tics.…

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Feast of Food

Pieter Bruegel the Elder’s portrayed the farmers, villages of his time and region in a realistic, often crude way. 450 years after paintings like “The Peasant Wedding” or “Winter…

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Granma. Trombones from Havana

Cuba has always been a projection space for utopians and their critics. In the 60th year of the revolution, four young Cubans search for traces of history: after the revolution, Faustino…

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Play* Europeras 1&2

It premiered in 1987 at the Frankfurt Opera – the Alte Oper – and John Cage said that the project was one of the few decisions that he regretted in his life; probably feeling that…

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100% City

A Statistical Chain Reaction 100 citizens that represent their city in 5 criteria, a sample, a cross-section of the society, always assembled into ever changing new group pictures…

Cargo X

A documentary truck ride by Rimini Protokoll (Kaegi/Karrenbauer) Rimini Protokoll has transformed a truck into a theatre – the seating installed in the trailer takes 50 spectators…

Chinchilla Arschloch, waswas

When Phillis suggests to drive across Germany with their VW-Van, her father Christian is thrilled with the idea. Christian, who is suffering from Tourette Syndrome, has been increasingly avoiding…

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Bubble Jam

Who is on the other end of the internet? How does an algorithm work? Who, or what, is giving us directions? And who, or what, is fake here? Bubble Jam turns the internet into…

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Uncanny Valley

We mostly think of robots as work machines, as efficient and precise executors of tasks. In German industry, they barely look like people, to avoid emotional complications. Unlike…

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Next dates:

22. – 24.10.2021
Taipei

12. – 14.11.2021
Olomouc (Czech Republic)

18. – 19.11.2021
Heilbronn

02. – 04.12.2021
Vienna

DO's & DON'Ts

The city is like a giant laboratory in which you can observe everyday human behaviour. But there are rules in the lab. Do's and don'ts. What can you do and what would it be better…

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Home Visit Australia

It has been said over and over that the Gold Coast is a transient tourism town, but exactly who are the half-a-million locals who call the GC home? Rimini Protokoll warmly invites…

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State 1-4

What stakeholders and networks are gaining influence in the post-democracy? Who is filling in the gaps left in the spheres once regulated by the three state authorities? Rimini Protokoll surveys…

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Davos State of the World / Weltzustand Davos (State 4)

State 1-4 With their series State 1–4, Rimini Protokoll set out to explore fields outside of what can be organized and controlled by the nation-state today. Rimini Protokoll look…

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100% City

A Statistical Chain Reaction 100 citizens that represent their city in 5 criteria, a sample, a cross-section of the society, always assembled into ever changing new group pictures…

Cargo X

A documentary truck ride by Rimini Protokoll (Kaegi/Karrenbauer) Rimini Protokoll has transformed a truck into a theatre – the seating installed in the trailer takes 50 spectators…

So close to the Middle-East Heaven! 

We are what they are not. Israel and Palestine alternatingly emphasize their differences and contrasts. The Heavens seem divided; the vicious circle of irreconcilability seems insuperable.…

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win > < win

“We are in this crazy, unforeseen and incomprehensible situation where we are competing against jellyfish. And they are winning,” says the Australian marine biologist and jellyfish…

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Next dates:

10.09.2021 – 30.01.2022
St. Petersburg

Home Visit: Brasil em casa

The performance "Home Visit: Brasil em casa" involves small groups gathering together at private homes, experiencing cultural exchanges with strangers in improvised situations. Set…

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Dreaming Collectives. Tapping Sheep/ Träumende Kollektive. Tastende Schafe (State 3)

State 1-4 With their series State 1–4, Rimini Protokoll set out to explore fields outside of what can be organized and controlled by the nation-state today. Rimini Protokoll look…

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Society under Construction/ Gesellschaftsmodell Großbaustelle (State 2)

State 1-4 With their series State 1–4, Rimini Protokoll set out to explore fields outside of what can be organized and controlled by the nation-state today. Rimini Protokoll…

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Evros Walk Water 1&2

«Once you heard this concert I will live in Switzerland as well» – this was the closing sentence of «Evros Walk Water» – a swiss-greek project in 2015 for Schlossmediale Werdenberg.…

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City as Stage

100% City is a large-scale, immersive video installation that vibrantly tackles issues of statistics, challenging traditional spatial, cultural, and political divides that inform how…

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Home Visit USA

The performance Home Visit USA involves small groups gathering together at private homes, experiencing cultural exchanges with strangers in improvised situations. Set around a living…

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App Recuerdos

http://english.apprecuerdos.site/ Chile as it exists today has its origins right in the heart of Santiago: The city’s centre has been the site of election victory celebrations…

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