An Odyssey through Time, Space and Sound
Georg Schnittelbach, a rising star on the composers’ and violinists’ horizon, is about to play in what is probably the most important concert in his life. So, before before this crucial appearance he wants to have his valuable violin worked over by Fürst, a musical instrument maker. The workshop visit leads to a confrontation with himself: Schnittelbach gets entangled in a labyrinth of unlived feelings, unwritten notes and dreams that did not come true …
»Musical Hell« is part 3 of the mysterious painting triptych »The Garden of Delights« by Hieronymus Bosch. Actor and puppet-maker Marc Schnittger and director Nele Tippelmann send the young musician Schnittelnach on an odyssey through time, space and sound, in a mixture of puppet theatre, stage show and music.
»Musical Hell«is a coproduction by Marc Schnittger with the Theater Kiel (Opera) and the Bühnenwerk e.V. association. It is sponsored by the Kiel Department of Culture, the prime minister of Schleswig-Holstein,the Stiftergemeinschaft der Förde Sparkasse Schleswig-Holstein, the Provinzial Nord Brandkasse Aktiengesellschaft and the Fonds Darstellende Künste e.V. with funds from the Federal Commissioner for Cultural Affairs and the Media.
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