Arien (Arias)


A piece by Pina Bausch

Director and Choreographer  Pina Bausch
Set and Costume Design Rolf Borzik
Collaboration Rolf Borzik, Marion Cito, Hans Pop


Music Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sergei Rachmaninow, Robert Schumann, Italien arias , Belcanto Italiano, Comedian Harmonists ...

Premiere 12. Mai 1979, Opera House Wuppertal

International engagements /Tours
1980 Berlin 1981 Cologne 1985 Montreal, Ottawa, New York 1986 Paris

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Restaging Wuppertal Mai 2017 

Intendant and Artistic Director: Adolphe Binder 
Rehearsal Director: Josephine Ann Endicott
Assistant to Rehearsal Director: Bénédicte Billiet


Regina Advento, Emma Barroman, Damiano Ottavio Bigi, Michael Carter, Çağdaş Ermis, Silvia Farias Heredia, Jonathan Fredrickson, Ditta Miranda Jasjfi, Scott Jennings, Barbara Kaufmann, Douglas Letheren, Eddie Martinez, Blanca Noguerol Ramírez, Breanna O’Mara, Nazareth Panadero, Azusa Seyama, Julie Anne Stanzak, Oleg Stepanov, Julian Stierle, Michael, Strecker, Tsai-Wei Tien, Stephanie Troyak, Ophelia Young


Hippopotamus: 
René Freitag, Daniela Heller, Christoph Jacobi, Roman Lindenborn, Fin Pampus, Tristan Sülz, Lukas Vaupel, Lukas Wittke

With thanks to  PHP Fibers GmbH for their support.

Cast Premiere »

Premiere 1979

Arnaldo Alvarez, Anne Marie Benati, Gary Austin Crocker, Fernando Cortizo, Elizabeth Clarke, Josephine Ann Endicott, Lutz Förster, John Giffin, Silvia Kesselheim, Ed Kortlandt, Mari DiLena, Beatrice Libonati, Anne Martin, Jan Minarik, Vivienne Newport, Arthur Rosenfeld, Monika Sagon, Heinz Samm, Meryl Tankard, Christian Trouillas, Monika Wacker

Ulli Weiss Maarten Vanden Abeele Maarten Vanden Abeele
Foto: Ulli Weiss