Mukenge/SchellhammerHumilation is Not the End of the World01.06. - 01.10.2017
Theater im Pumpenhaus Münster
Mukenge/Schellhammer consists of Christ Mukenge (*1988 in Kinshasa, Kongo) and Lydia Schellhammer (*1992 in Konstanz, Germany). Since its formation in 2016, the duo lives and works between Germany and Kinshasa.14 available works
Theatre director Monika Gintersdorfer (* 1967 Lima; lives in Berlin) and visual artist Knut Klaßen (* 1967 Munster; lives in Berlin) have been developing transcultural dance and performance projects since 2005. Together they have generated a differential ethnic and cultural diversity as conceived by decolonization theory in the 1990s.
The team bring their productions to life with a network of international dancers, singers, artists, film-makers, and character actors. The theatrical performances, which are often discursive and always subversive, are based on the participants’ own stories, an assortment of experiences defined by a variety of religious, political, and social contexts.Read more