love at first sight #6

festival van (nieuwe) makers 16 — 25 2021 antwerp

Gustav Koenigs & Jacob Suske

Gustav Koenigs (b. 1983) studied acting in Salzburg, and has performed with various German and Austrian companies (Berlin, Graz, Vienna). Since 2013, he has been a member of Troubleyn, where he appeared in the productions Tragedy of a friendship (2013), Mount Olympus (2015) and Belgian Rules/Belgium Rules (2017). Koenigs is also a member of the Jan Fabre Teaching Group. As an actor, he also performed in A Separation, directed by Scarlet Tummers (TG Stan).

Jacob Suske (b. 1980) is an Austrian dramaturge, director and, above all, a musician who enjoys composing for theatre. He has worked for theatres throughout all of the German-speaking European regions, including the Schaubühne Berlin, Burgtheater Wien, Volksbühne Berlin, Schauspiel Köln and Thalia Theater Hamburg. From 2015 to 2018, Jacob was part of the artistic leadership of Schauspielhaus Wien. He furthermore has a solo project called Zachov and works as part of the directing duo Tuschy/Suske.


Plays

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