•  Theatre 2016
 Romania
  Teatrul Național „Radu Stanca” Sibiu
Lulu
By: Frank Wedekind
Directed by: Silviu Purcărete
Translation by: Victor Scoradeţ
Adaptation by: Silviu Purcărete
Set and Light Design: Helmut Stürmer
Costume design: Lia Manţoc
Original music: Vasile Şirli
Cast: Ofelia Popii, Mariana Mihu, Diana Fufezan, Ema Veţean, Codruţa Vasiu, Cristina Stoleriu, Cristina Ragos, Raluca Iani, Constantin Chiriac, Dan Glasu, Cristian Stanca, Adrian Matioc, Pali Vecsei, Mihai Coman, Cătălin Pătru, Eduard Pătraşcu
Muzicienele: Anca Loredana Zanca, Laura Călina, Cora Miron
Lulu, a bizarre theatre play which, if it fades from your memory, it comes back when you least expect it. It spies on you from the shadows.
Lulu, an ancient drama read on the psychoanalytic couch of Doctor Freud.
Lulu is the mystery of temptation.
Lulu is the failure of temptation.
Lulu is the resurrection of temptation.
Lulu is the gift and the punishment.
Lulu is the obsession of Shakespeare, of Goethe, of Sarah Kane etc.
Lulu is the index finger in the face of the little bourgeois morality.
Lulu is the funeral of the little bourgeois morality.
Lulu is the riot of life against the reason of social civilization.
Lulu is a sin.
Lulu is a necessary sin.
Lulu is a sweet sin.
Lulu is a venomous sin.
Lulu is an angel with black wings.
Lulu bewilders the male reason.
Lulu bewilders her own female reason.
Lulu deceives the Creator.
Lulu is none of these.
Lulu cannot be explained. Lulu has to be played towards bewildering the audience.
Lulu is necessary.
Lulu is a theatre play confusing and provoking ever since it was written.
Lulu requires a unique actress.
Lulu is a flame burning wings.
Lulu is magnetic.
Lulu is...
(Helmut Stürmer)
Performance presented in Romanian, with translation into English.
Performance not recommended to audiences under the age of 16.

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