Berliner En­sem­ble at DasDas in Is­tan­bul

Daily Sabah (Turkey) - - Culture&arts -

DASDAS, a pop­u­lar art and cul­ture cen­ter on Is­tan­bul’s Ana­to­lian side, is set to host world fa­mous theater com­pany, Berliner En­sem­ble. The group, es­tab­lished by Brecht in 1949, will per­form Ber­tolt Brecht’s “The Cau­casian Chalk Cir­cle” on March 28 and 29 at DasDas.

Since its in­cep­tion, DasDas has hosted its own pro­duc­tion as well as other block­buster plays.

The Berliner En­sem­ble per­for­mance at DasDas will be spon­sored by Anadolu Efes and sup­ported by Al­lianz Turkey and Goethe In­sti­tut.

“The Cau­casian Chalk Cir­cle,” which was in­spired by 14-cen­tury Chi­nese play­wright Li Qianfu’s “The Chalk Cir­cle” ques­tions the strug­gle for prop­erty with a play within a play.

The play, re­garded a master­piece of Berliner En­sem­ble, will search an­swers for key di­chotomies like giv­ing birth to a child or rais­ing one.

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