Fast-paced, succinct dialogue and not least of all the great joy of performing, which all 18 protagonists embody, brings alive the late 19th century Spanish comedy and its caustic perspective on the human soul.
Westdeutsche Zeitung, 21.10.16
Founded in 1989 by Ernest Martin and Wolfgang Caspar, Düsseldorf’s Seniorentheater in der Altstadt SeTA e.V. looks back on over 25 years of artistic commitment. With the help of professional directors, SeTA produces one new piece at FFT every year. SeTA’s world premiere of the piece “Silverday” by Almut Baumgarten (winner of the female playwright competition NRW 2009) met with much national acclaim. In addition, SeTA has shown its works in Paris, London and Berlin. The “Katzelmacher” production was invited FAVORITEN 2016. seta-duesseldorf.de
With: Bodo von Borries, Klaus Deutzmann, Brigitte Fieber, Lis Gansweid, Monika Hörmandinger, Willi- am Hodali, Helga Jüttner, Rolf Kaulmann, Brigitte König, Eugen König, Ulla Krummel, Rya Kühn, Gisela Lang, Hilde Nadolny-Everwyn, Angelika Niedhart, Gabriele Pickart Alvaro, Christine Platte, Roger Reade. Script and Directed by: Kathrin Sievers. Choreography: Marcus Grolle. Scenography: Anja Müller. Prompting: Hildegard Oberheid. Production Management: Gabriele Pickart Alvaro. Funded by the Cultural Department of the City of Düsseldorf, NRW Ministry for Families, Children, Young People, Culture and Sports, BürgerStiftung Düsseldorf, Stadtsparkasse Düsseldorf, Stadtwerke Düsseldorf.