BTHVN 2020 – Beethoven Jubiläumsjahr 2020
Lew Tolstoi
in englischer Sprache

with Nikolaus Büchel and Ronja Sophie Putz (Violin), co-directed by Lisa Wildmann, scripted by Nikolaus Büchel, assisted by Ulrike Fischer
Music: Paul Gulda/Matthias Bauer, stage design includes a motive of Jürgen Messensee

In 1890 The Kreutzersonata by Leo Tolstoi was first published and soon the unsettling story became one of the most controversial texts in world literature. Nikolaus Büchel has turned Tolstois profound psychodrama of a shattered marriage into a dense monodram subtly commented by a a violin. Kreutzersonata in English language is a project on behalf of Ludwig van Beethovens 250 birthday in 2020,  supported by BTHVN2020.