imagetheaterteksten

written/developped/created by Annechien Koerselman

 

 

 

Textcompositions / Theatreplays

1. The Sound on the Track (The Rhythm of the Ocean), 2020 commissioned by Die Tonkuenstler, Wien

2. Brimful Sounds (Watercastlemusic), 2020 commissioned by Die Tonkuenstler, Wien

3. Jungleboogy - script, 2019

4. What about Mary - script, 2018 after texts by Wendela de Vos

5. The Umbrella - script, 2018  after the novel by Ingrid & Dieter Schubert

6. Par!s! Par!s! - script, 2017 commissioned by Die Schurken, Bregenz 

7. Dracula - a musical theatrical concert, 2017

8. The Brassgang - script, 2016 

9. When witches put a spell... - script, 2016 

10. The Planets, 2015 commissioned by Philharmonie Luxembourg 

11. Bout’chou – 4 Elements (earth, air, fire, water) - script, 2015 

12. Carmencita, 2015 

13. Rascal, 2015 

14. Bout’chou – 4 Seasons (autum, winter, spring, summer) - script, 2014 

15. The (new) Story of the Soldier, 2014 commissioned by Philharmonic Orchestra Rotterdam

16. Peter and the Wolf, after Prokofjev and the animation by S. Templeton, 2014 commissioned by International Chambermusicfestival Utrecht

17. Feiervillchen, after The Firebird, 2013 commissioned by Philharmonie Luxembourg

18. Kenau the Opera - libretto, 2013 commissioned by Zangstudio Haarlem

19. Children of the Stars - script, 2012 

20. A Stairway to the Clouds - script, 2012 commissioned by Oorkaan Producties

21. Malle Babbe the opera - script, 2011 commissioned by Stichting Haarlemse Opera

22. The Secret of the Seasoning - libretto, 2011 commissioned by Muziektheater Zoem, Beusichem

23. Ploink! - Script, 2011

24. Moulin Rouge, the Parade Opera, 2011

25. Marfoejska & the Frost, a warm winter fairy tale, 2010 commissioned by International Chambermusicfestival Utrecht

26. The Musicfactory - script, 2010 commissioned by Oorkaan Producties & Calefax Reed Quintet Amsterdam

27. The Wolf and the Seven little Goats, - libretto 2009 commissioned by Theater Sonnevanck, Enschede

28. Bonnie & Clyde, 2009

29. The Firebird, after the Russian Fairy tale, 2009 commissioned by Het Grachtenfestival, Amsterdam

30. Lady M., after Macbeth by W. Shakespeare, 2007 commissioned by Het Vijfde Bedrijf, Den Haag

31. Pagliaccio, after the opera Pagliacci by Leoncavallo, 2007 

32. Kaspar Hauser, a modern story of the Creation, 2006 

33. De Vliegende Hollander, free after the opera by Wagner, 2005

34. Tranquillizers, 2002

35. The Life of the Fifth Day - script, 1999 commissioned by De Balie, Amsterdam

Adaptations after novels

1. Who's that knocking at my door, free after the eponymous picture book - T. Michels, 2020 commissioned by The Tonkuenstler, Vienna

2. Libretto The Brendan Expedition (Suite), after the novel by T. Severin, 2020 commissioned by The Amstel Quartet, Amsterdam

3. Libretto The  Secret of the Blue Deer, after the novel Dertien rennende Hertjes by E. van de Vendel, 2016 commissioned by Deutsche Oper Berlin

4. Three Women amongst King William I - M. Meissen, 2013 commissioned by Het Portret Spreekt, Den Haag

5. It is a Scourge, Desire, after 3 romans by L. Couperus, 2013 commissioned by Literary Theatre Branoul, The Hague

6. Black Perfume, after the story Morphine by M. Bulgakov - libretto, 2012

7. Buck, de buckerette, after cartoons by B. Dekker, 2010 commissioned by Nimbus Theater, The Hague

8. Here is Where, Utopia, after the epos Leila en Madschnun by Nizami, 2009

9. Abi, the Ciske the Rat of the Schilderswijk, after the novel Hoezo Bloedmooi by H. Sahar, 2008

10. Tinglings 2, or on tour with Alice in Wonderland..., after the novel by L. Carroll, 2008

11. Frauenleben und – Liebe, after Böse Schafe by K. Lange-Müller, 2008 commissioned by Stichting Korben, Deventer

12. Checkpoint Cha Cha Cha, after plays by K. van den Bosch, 2006

13. The House of the Future, free after the novel L’Enfant du Sable by T. Ben Jelloun, 2004

14. RainDogs, after several American novels, 2003

15. The Garden of the Innocent, after the novel by K. Hemmerechts, 2001

 

Translations

1. Bluebeard – Dea Loher, 2003

2. Handbag – Mark Ravenhill, 2001

3. Leonce & Lena – Georg Büchner, 1999

4. Le Square – Marguerite Duras, 1998