Forum Theater – Engaging in dialogue for social change

11. July 2023, 17:00 Uhr

Interested in getting to know theater as a means of promoting social and political change?

Come and join our summer workshop in July!
Trial dates: June 6 and June 27 (5-8pm)
Workshop dates: July 11 (5-8pm), July 14 (3-8pm), July 15 (12-6pm), July 16 (12-6pm)
Encounters in June and on July 11 will take place in Pöge-Haus Leipzig (Hedwigstr. 20)
All the other encounters will take place in Klinge 22 (Klingenstr. 22)

Get to know games and exercises coming from the Theatre of the Oppressed, a method created by the Brazilian theater director and activist Augusto Boal – aimed to facilitate playful and interactive discussions. Help brainstorm relevant social and political issues for an upcoming forum theater play.


Come and join our performance workshop in October! Become part of an English speaking Forum Theater group that rehearses an interactive play (based on ideas coming from the summer workshop) aimed to be performed in schools and organizations in 2024.

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The project is free of charge and financed by “Leipzig. Ort der Vielfalt”. In cooperation with Rote Rübe. For more detailed information read below or here: