Germany

  • BEATHOVEN

  • Beathoven

    Photography © Klaus Görgen

    CREW

    Idea & Concept: Katharina Höhne

    Composition: Stefan Behrisch, Georg Hamilton, Ludwig von Beethoven

    Conductor: Wayne Marshall

    Choreography: Kassandra Wedel

    Visuals (Video & LED): Schnelle Bunte Bilder

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumes: Katharina Höhne, Annechien Koerselman, Kassandra Wedel

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman & Ertan Kaya

    Interpreter of the deaf & Co-trainer: Elisabeth Brichta

    Organsiation: Westdeutscher Rundfunk Cologne


     

    premiere January 24, 2020, Kölner Philharmonie Cologne (DE)

    CAST

    Dance: Kassandra Wedel & 28 deaf, hearing impaired & hearing teenagers

    Electronic instruments: Marc Romboy

    Moderation: Isabel Hecker, Kassandra Wedel (gebarentaal)

    Orchestra: WDR Funkhausorchester

     

  • BILDER EINER AUSSTELLUNG WDR DACKL

  • BIRTHDAY PARTY

  • Can you whistle, Johanna

    Photography © Leo Seidel

    CREW

    Composer: Gordon Kampe

    Libretto: Dorothea Hartmann

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Dramaturgy: Anne Oppermann

    Conductor: Kevin McCutcheon

    Set - & Costumedesign: Claus Stump

    Light: Annechien Koerselman & Claus Stump

    Technics: Steffen Hoppe

    Producer: Die Deutsche Oper, Berlin


     

    Premiere: November 30, 2013 Die Deutsche Oper Berlin

    CAST

    Soli: Martin Geike, Paul Kaufmann, Roland Schubert

    Ensemble: Orchestra der Deutschen Oper Berlin

  • DAS GEHEIMNIS DER BLAUEN HIRSCHE

  • DES KAISERS NACHTIGALL

  • Gold

    Photography © Marcus Lieberenz

    CREW

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Libretto: Flora Verbrugge

    Composition: Leonard Evers

    Set- & Costumedesign: Dieuweke van Reij

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman & Steffen Hoppe

    Dramaturgy: Anne Oppermann

    Translation: Barbara Buri

    Producer: Die Deutsche Oper, Berlin

    Coproducer: Theater Sonnevanck, Enschede


     

    Premiere December 05, 2014 Die Deutsche Oper Berlin

    CAST

    Singing & Acting: Christina Sidak

    Percussion & Acting: Lukas Böhm/Daniel Eichholz

  • KANNST DU PFEIFEN, JOHANNA?

  • Pictures at an Exhibition WDR Dackl

    Photography © WDR

    CREW

    Composition: Modest Mussorgsky

    Text: Carsten Haffke

    Conductor: Cristian Măcelaru

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Props: Barbara Cibis

    Set: Nina Pöting & Annechien Koerselman

    Light: Chris Sroka i.Z.m. Annechien Koerselman

    WDR Musiceducation: Katharina Höhne

    Editor KiRaKa: Susanne Kuttler

    Producer: West Deutscher Rundfunk Cologne


     

    premiere January 29, 2019, WDR Rundfunkhaus Cologne

    CAST

    Puppeteer: Carsten Haffke

    Moderation: Isabel Hecker

    Orchestra: WDR Sinfonieorchester

     

  • SOMETHING ANIMALISTIC

  • Something animalistic

    Photography © Ben Knabe

    CREW

    Text: Anke Engelke, Leona Frommelt

    Conductor: Enrico Delamboye

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Romy Reinfeld

    Animations: Hardy Hoffmann

    Setdesign: Anja Dublanka

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman & Axel Halbreiter

    WDR education: Mirjam von Jarzebowski

    Organisation: West Deutscher Rundfunk Cologne


     

    premiere november 28, 2019, WDR Rundfunkhaus Cologne (D)

    CAST

    Moderation: Anke Engelke, André Gatzke

    Orchestra: WDR Funkhausorchester

     

  • The Monster in the Maze

    Photography © Monika Rittershaus, Martin Walz

    CREW

    Composer: Jonathan Dove

    Libretto: Allisdair Middleton

    Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle

    Choirmaster: Simon Halsey

    Stage director: Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Costumedesign: Uta Materne

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman & Uta Materne

    Assistant Conductor: Raphael Haeger

    Assistant Choirmaster: Tobias Walenciak

    Producer: Berliner Philharmoniker, Berlin


     

    Worldpremiere: Juni 20, 2015, Berliner Philharmonie, Berlin

    CAST

    Theseus (Tenor): Florian Hoffmann

    Dädalus (Bass-Baritone): Pavlo Hunka

    Theseus' Mutter (Mezzo-soprano): Eva Vogel

    Minos (Actor): Götz Schubert

    Minotaurus (Dancer): Gabriel Frimpong

    Choir of the Athens/the Cretans: Adults Berliner (Laien-)Sänger

    Youth Athens: Scholars of the Katholic School St. Marien, Neukölln

    Children Athens: Vokalhelden (Level 2) aus Hellersdorf, Moabit und Schöneberg

    Orchester of Berliner Philharmonikern, Scholarship Students of the Orchester-Akademie and Berliner Scholars

  • The Nightingale

    Photography © Claus Langer

    CREW

    Composition: Ugis Praulins

    Text: Elke Hoffmann

    Conductor: Nicolas Fink

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Melissa Müller

    Props: Barbara Cibis

    Setdesign: Kristina Stasch

    Lightdesign: Ingo Jaunich & Annechien Koerselman

    Editor KiRaKa: Dorothee Wepler

    WDR Musiceducation: Mirjam von Jarzebowski

    Producer: West Deutscher Rundfunk Cologne


     

    premiere October 21, 2017 WDR Rundfunkhaus Cologne

    CAST

    Nightingale: Tabea Debus, recorder

    Steward: Folker Banik

    Professor Plem/Emperor: Peter Saurbier, Moderator

    Kitchen Maid/Mrs. Nina: Nina Heuser, Moderator

    Royal Household: WDR Rundfunkchor Köln

    Piano: Yoshiko Hashimoto

  • The Secret of the Blue Deer

    Photography © Stephan Bögel

    CREW

    Composer: Georg Friedrich Händel & Sebastian Hanusa

    Concept, Stage direction, Stage adaptation: Annechien Koerselman

    Construction of Objects: Gildas Coustier

    Set- & Costumedesign: Annechien Koerselman

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman & Steffen Hoppe

    Dramaturgy: Dorothea Hartmann

    Author Novel: Edward van de Vendel

    Translation: Rolf Erdorf

    Producer: Die Deutsche Oper, Berlin


     

    Worldpremiere: November 04, 2016, Die Deutsche Oper Berlin

    CAST

    Theatre of Objects: Mathias Becker

    Soprano: Meechot Marrero

    Hornist: Noa Niv

    Key instruments: Elda Laro

  • The Wishing Table

    Photography © Rupert Rieger

    CREW

    Composition: Peter Androsch

    Libretto: Dorothea Hartmann

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Costumedesign: Nina Ball

    Light: Georg Ochsenbauer & Nina Ball & Annechien Koerselman

    Producer: Theater an der Rott, Eggenfelden (D)


     

    Worldpremiere May 04, 2015 Eggenfelden (D)

    CAST

    Sun 1 (Soprano) Marika Rainer

    Sun 2 (Baritone) Yechan Lee

    Sun 3 (Mezzosoprano) Elsa Giannoulidou

    The Father (Bass) Jakob Puchmayr

    The Goat / The Donkey (Tenor) Martin Kiener

    Clarinet Seyedhadi Nabavi

    Guitar Joe Doblhofer

    Double bass Florian Kugi

    Cembalo & Conductor Hariklia Apostolu

  • TISCHLEIN DECK DICH

  • WAS LAUERT DA IM LABYRINTH