With “Istanbul” the young director Selen Kara, who herself is of Turkish origin, reveals a reversed situation on migrants who try to move ahead in a foreign country. This evening is also a tribute to all Turkish gastarbeiter who helped the Ruhrgebiet to its economic success in the 1960’s.
Directed by Selen Kara
Premiere: 20 October 2017
On stage: 22 & 29 October
A Sezen Aksu-song recital from Selen Kara, Torsten Kindermann and Akin. E. Sipal