A One Man Show by Andreas Göx
„Ich bin ein Berliner“ is a collection of short stories about
growing up in West-Berlin, surrounded by the Wall.
Written and performed by Andreas Göx in English
Produced and directed by Thérèse Browne
Duration: 50 minutes
„Ich bin ein Berliner“ is about the personal experiences of a Zeitzeuge,
dealing with the political realities of the Cold War and the period following
the fall of the Wall.
The theatre monologue, „Ich bin ein Berliner“ was commissioned in English,
for the Irish stage and is performed in the original version.
“The place where I come from was a rather strange one.
I grew up with a wall around my city.
I didn´t know it any other way.”
(The Point of no Return)
“These were two worlds apart, separated by a wall,
which ran through everybody ́s head.”
May 29th, 2020: LISTOWELS WRITERS WEEK, Ireland.
November 13th, 2019: VILLA NEUKÖLLN.
November 10th, 2019: PAVILLION am Kurfürstendamm.
In co-operation with the Mauerstiftung Berlin and the Kulturprojekte Berlin,
as part of the official celebrations of the 30th Anniversary of the Fall of
the Berlin Wall.
April 25th, 2019: „Ich bin ein Berliner“ premiered at OBLOMOV, Berlin.