Indo-German theatre partnership
Schnawwl at the National Theatre in Mannheim & Ranga Shankara in Bangalore

Two cities shaped by migration, many languages and different cultures
Two theatres that are places for intercultural dialogue and lively local culture

  • Who: Schnawwl at the National Theatre in Mannheim and Ranga Shankara in Bangalore

  • What: professional intercultural theatre for children and young people

  • How: an exchange in the form of workshops, exchange of artistic staff, guest performances and a co-production

  • When: September 2009 to September 2011

  • Goals: increase the participants intercultural competency, provide cultural impulses, stage three top-class productions, awaken the enthusiasm of young audiences for a contemporary intercultural theatre

  • Visibility: guest performances by Schnawwl at the AHA! Theatre Festival in Bangalore, one production with an intercultural theme at each of the theatres with artistic impulses from the partner theatre, 30 performances of a co-production in Bangalore and in Mannheim