A play by Radegund Hain in an adaptation & translation by Markus Hirnigel and Stephanie Schmiderer.
Based on historical facts this play focuses on the life of Emilie Flöge, her pivotal role as designer and companion to Gustav Klimt. It reveals her influence on the famous painters Gustav Klimt and Egon Schiele, their struggle for artistic integrity and economic survival. The play evolves over four decades shedding light on the political changes of the time and its historical consequences.
Featuring: Kaylin Lee Clinton, Stephanie Schmiderer, Markus Hirnigel, Tom Pennacchini, Tom Giordano
Visual Projection Design: Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger
Lighting Design: Kat Meister
Stage Manager: Zulivet Díaz
Directed by: Katie Naka
November 5 to 8, 2015 - Theater for the New City: Cino Theater - 155 1st Avenue, New York, 10003
Supported by the Austrian Cultural Forum
Pictures by Markus Hirnigel and Isabelle Duverger