connects artists of art and culture and initiates intercultural projects for theater, dance and music worldwide

bridgeworks connects artists of art and culture and initiates intercultural projects for theater, dance and music worldwide.


romeo & juliette

casting in uganda

We spent much of yesterday searching for our "Romeo" and "Juliet" for our Ugandan Version of William Shakespeare's classic play "Romeo and Juliet". Well we got an opportunity to get a feel of how "Romeo and Juliet" sounds in some of our local languages like Luganda, Runyoro, Rutooro, Rukiga, Runyankole, and Nigeria's Ibo.

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research visit to Jerusalem

Reaching new shores

For three weeks, Felix Banholzer and Simon Eifeler travel to Jerusalem to meet theaters, cultural institutions and artists, to attend musical dance and theater performances, and to develop a feeling for the structure.

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The art camp songs are ready

Available on Spotify, Itunes and Amazon

At the bridgeworks art camp 2018 in Kampala, guided by the musicians Kaz Kasozi, Peter "Pete" Stöcklin and Sebastian "Baf" Scheipers, six wonderful songs were created by the participants.

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Video Documentation

Filmmaker Patrick Waldmann accompanied bridgeworks to Kampala

This documentary provides a good insight into how bridgeworks performs and shows the atmosphere and energy of those involved on site, from the first meeting to the performance of the workshop results at the La Bonita theater in the heart of Kampala.

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Our pilot art laboratory in Kampala, Uganda took place from 11.02.2018 - 25.02.2018 and was a great success.

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Music video “Der ich bin” released

Otto Normal produced a music video with support by bridgeworks and BPU

After the art camp, musicians, participants and members of the breakdance project uganda met for a joint video shoot.

by Dennis Palmen

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Preparations for the Art-Lab 2019 have begun

The next partner culture

Also in 2019, bridgeworks will realize projects with a partner culture. The preparations for this have been going on for some time. The world region is determined, the search for possible cooperation countries and partners is currently underway.

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Romeo & Juliette

Shakespeare in Uganda

William Shakespeare's tragedy is a classic on German and international stages. But what would a translation of this work into contemporary Uganda look like?

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Intercultural production between Mozambique and Germany

The fred - Freies Ensemble Düsseldorf staged "Blackbird" in cooperation with bridgeworks and the Associação Cultural Warethwa from Mozambique as an intercultural approach to a universal situation through theater, dance, music and installation.