Schlafende Frau (Sleeping Woman) Film version

Choreography Rainer Behr

The WUPPERwerft, together with the Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch, presents the film version of the piece Schlafende Frau (Sleeping Woman) by Rainer Behr as part of the open-air cinema festival Dach der Stadt Open Air at the Nordbahntrasse.

Tickets are available at and at the box office, 5 euros and 7 euros.

Admission is from 6:30 p.m., the film starts at 7:30 p.m.

DACH KINO (ohne Dach)


Lighting Design

Production Manager Stage

Martin Winterscheidt

Production Manager Costumes

Anke Wadsworth

Coordination Film


Annika Kompart

Creative Producer

Horst Wegener

Video-Director, Editor

Arne Schramm

Director of Photography, Editor

Boris Traper

Production Manager

Maurice Egen

Sound Mixer, Sounddesign

Arno Geister

Production Assistant

Zoe Blome

Set Assistant

Liya Ohnesorge


With kind support of the costume and technical departments of the Wuppertaler Bühnen.


Many thanks to Martin Winterscheidt for his stage constructions.

Many thanks to Falk Bednarzik (Tauchschule Dive in Essen) for providing the underwater video.


Many thanks to Hirohiko Soejima for the selection and reading of an excerpt of the "Urashima Tarō", a traditional Japanese story of the Muromachi period.