FLYNN & HUMPHREY
Five short blasts


AUSTRALIA // Site-specific

In international maritime language, FIVE SHORT BLASTS – five acoustic signals – mean: „I am not sure of your intentions and am concerned we are going to collide“. The Australians Madeleine Flynn and Tim Humphrey transformed this maritime expression into a poetic experiment. Inspired by Hamburg, the city on the river, the artists develop a unique and extremely personal route – at first in a rowing mini-fleet on the Alster, then on a traditional barge on the Elbe. They will start close to Kampnagel and travel via the Thalia to the port and thus make connections between the city and port more discernable. Different atmospheres along Hamburg’s waters connect with personal interviews: with the old men of Hamburg’s harbor, fishermen repairing fishing nets with whale hunting stories, seamen and Elbe river guides, but also dragon boat paddlers, triathletes or refugees who have arrived over expanses of water. They all have a voice here. Originally created at the Melbourne port, FIVE SHORT BLASTS navigates the audience through the early, clear morning hours with expressive images and stories of water, ports, industry, community, history and future. It is a trip along the Alster, small canals in the Speicherstadt and comparatively broad Elbe that reminds you that – if you only listen – there are many unexpected cultural, human and geographic connections in your own city to discover.


Theater der Welt 2017

©Sam McGilp


Theater der Welt 2017

©Sam McGilp

GERMAN PREMIERE


In English language
Please wear weatherproof clothes
Please be at the meeting point 10 minutes before departure, the tours start on time

The tours are not wheelchair-accessible

CREATED BY
Madeleine Flynn,Tim Humphrey

PRODUCTION MANAGER
Bindi Green

TEXT
Tony Birch, Rasha Khayat

PERFORMER
Bec Reid

Supported by the Australian government through the Australian Cultural Diplomacy Grant Program of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body and the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria.

With special thanks to Barkassen Meyer and Bobby Reich for their support


Theater der Welt 2017

DATE / TIME


ALSTER-TOUR
26.05. 6:30 - ca. 7:30

German premiere
TICKETS

27.05. 6:30 - ca. 7:30
TICKETS

28.05. 6:30 - ca. 7:30
TICKETS

29.05. 6:30 - ca. 7:30
TICKETS

02.06. 6:30 - ca. 7:30
TICKETS

03.06. 6:30 - ca. 7:30
TICKETS

04.06. 6:30 - ca. 7:30
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ELBE-TOUR
26.05. 8:30 - ca. 9:30

German premiere
TICKETS

27.05. 8:30 - ca. 9:30
TICKETS

28.05. 8:30 - ca. 9:30
TICKETS

29.05. 8:30 - ca. 9:30
TICKETS

02.06. 8:30 - ca. 9:30
TICKETS

03.06. 8:30 - ca. 9:30
TICKETS

04.06. 8:30 - ca. 9:30
TICKETS


LOCATION


ALSTER-TOUR
Meeting point and endpoint: Bobby Reich
Fernsicht 2
22301 Hamburg
LOCATION MAP

ELBE-TOUR
Meeting point: Anleger Meßberg
Oberbaumbrücke (near parking Deichtorhallen)
20457 Hamburg
LOCATION MAP
Endpoint: Landungsbrücken
20359 Hamburg


LOCATION MAP


TICKET PRICE


ALSTER-TOUR
Reservation fee: 12 Euro, will be refunded on the spot. Donations welcome!

ELBE-TOUR
12 Euro / red. 10 Euro

ARTISTS

ACHILLE MBEMBE

Opening Speech
AN ETHICS OF CONSEQUENCES
25.05.
Thalia Theater


ACHILLE MBEMBE Cameroon / South Africa

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TIANZHUO CHEN

German premiere
ISHVARA

Music theatre / performance
25.05 - 27.05.
Thalia Theater


TIANZHUO CHEN China

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Lemi Ponifasio

World premiere
DIE GABE DER KINDER

Music performance
25.05. - 28.05.
Kakaospeicher


Lemi Ponifasio Samoa, New Zealand

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GEHEIMAGENTUR

Repertory Kampnagel
PORTS

Lecture Performance
25.05. & 26.05.
MS Stubnitz


GEHEIMAGENTUR Hamburg

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JOHAN SIMONS

Repertory Thalia Theater
DER SCHIMMELREITER

Theatre
25.05.
Thalia Theater


JOHAN SIMONS Hamburg

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FERNANDO RUBIO

European premiere
THE TIME BETWEEN US

Durational performance
25.05. - 29.05
HAVEN - Das Festivalzentrum


FERNANDO RUBIO Argentina

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PAPER TIGER THEATER STUDIO / TIAN GEBING

World premiere
500 METERS

Performance
26.05.-28.05
Thalia Gaußstraße


PAPER TIGER THEATER STUDIO / TIAN GEBING China

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WAEL SHAWKY

World premiere
THE SONG OF ROLAND:
THE ARABIC VERSION

Music performance
26.05. - 29.05.
Kampnagel, K2


WAEL SHAWKY Egypt / United Arab Emirates

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MONIRA AL QADIRI

German premiere
FEELING DUBBING

Performance
26.05.-28.05
Kampnagel, P1


MONIRA AL QADIRI France

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FLYNN & HUMPHREY

German premiere
FIVE SHORT BLASTS

Site-specific
26.-29.05 & 02.-04.06.
Bobby Reich/Anleger Meßberg


FLYNN & HUMPHREY Australien

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KORNÉL MUNDRUCZÓ

Premiere Thalia Theater
DIE WEBER

Theatre
27.05. & 28.05.
Thalia Theater


KORNÉL MUNDRUCZÓ Hamburg

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Antú Romero Nunes

Repertory Thalia Theater
MOBY DICK

Theatre
26.05.
Thalia Theater


Antú Romero Nunes Hamburg

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Ghalia Benali

GHALIA BENALI
Concert
28.05.
Kampnagel, K6


Ghalia Benali Tunisia / Belgium

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Antú Romero Nunes

Repertory Thalia Theater
DIE ODYSSEE

Theatre
29.05. & 30.05.
Thalia Gaußtraße


Antú Romero Nunes Hamburg

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Trio Joubran (feat. Youssef Hbeisch)

TRIO JOUBRAN (FEAT. YOUSSEF HBEISCH)
Concert
30.05.
Kampnagel, K6
 


Trio Joubran (feat. Youssef Hbeisch) Palestine / France

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THE PUBLIC THEATER / Richard Nelson

Guest performance
THE GABRIELS
Theatre

30.05.-01.06. & 03.06.& 04.06.
Kampnagel, K1


THE PUBLIC THEATER / Richard Nelson USA

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ARS NOVA

Europapremiere
UNDERGROUND RAILROAD GAME

Theatre
31.05.-03.06.
Kampnagel, P1


ARS NOVA
USA

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Jordan / Koppelmann

Guest performance
IN 80 TAGEN UM DIE WELT

Revue
31.05.,01.,04. & 05.06.
Thalia Zelt


Jordan / Koppelmann
Düsseldorf

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Hajusom / Ensemble Resonanz / Jardin Silmandé

World premiere
SILMANDÉ

Performance
01.06.-04.06.
Kampnagel, K2


Hajusom / Ensemble Resonanz / Jardin Silmandé Hamburg / Burkina Faso

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Royce Ng

World premiere
GHOST OF SHOWA

Performance
31.05.-02.06.
Thalia Gaußstraße


Royce Ng Australia / Hongkong

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Elbjazz

INTERNATIONAL TALENT STAGE
Concert
02.06. & 03.06.
Thalia Zelt


Elbjazz Hamburg

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Teatro Niño Proletario

Deutschlandpremiere
FULGOR

Theatre
02.06. - 03.06.
Thalia Gaußstraße


Teatro Niño Proletario Chile

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Back to Back Theatre

European premiere
LADY EATS APPLE

Theatre
02.06.-04.06.
Thalia Theater


Back to Back Theatre Australia

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Chunky Move

European premiere
AN ACT OF NOW

Dance
02.06. - 04.06.
Kakaospeicher


Chunky Move Australia

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Gintersdorfer / Klaßen

Reenactment
DER FEINDLICHE ZEUGE

Intervention & Exhibition
04.06. - 08.06. &
25.05. - 11.06.
HAVEN - Das Festivalzentrum


Gintersdorfer / Klaßen Hamburg

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Aphids

German premiere
FLYWAY

Site-specific
04.06. - 08.06.
HAVEN - Das Festivalzentrum


Aphids Australia

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BRUNO BELTRÃO / GRUPO RUA

World premiere
NEW CREATION

Dance
04.06. - 06.06.
Kampnagel, K6


BRUNO BELTRÃO / GRUPO RUA Brazil

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Brett Bailey

German premiere
SANCTUARY

Performative installation
05.06. - 10.06.
Oberhafenquartier Halle 3


Brett Bailey South Africa

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La Fura dels Baus

Elbphilharmonie Cooperation
DIE SCHÖPFUNG

Music theatre
05.06. & 06.06.
Elbphilharmonie


La Fura dels Baus Spain

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Wunderbaum

World premiere
SCHRECKLICH AMÜSANT

Theatre
06.06. - 07.06. &
09.06. - 10.06.
Oberhafenquartier Halle 4


Wunderbaum Netherlands

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Hannah Hurtzig / Mobile Akademie Berlin

World premiere
DIE STILLGESTELLTEN

Performative installation
06.06. & 07.06.
Kampnagel, Vorhalle


Hannah Hurtzig / Mobile Akademie Berlin Berlin

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Samar Haddad King / Amir Nizar Zuabi

European premiere
AGAINST A HARD SURFACE

Dance
06.06. - 08.06.
Thalia Gaußstraße


Samar Haddad King / Amir Nizar Zuabi Palestine

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Belarus Free Theatre

German premiere
BURNING DOORS

Theatre
06.06. - 09.06.
Kampnagel, K2


Belarus Free Theatre Belarus / U.K.

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Salia Sanou

German premiere
DU DÉSIR D’HORIZONS
Dance
07.06, 09.06.& 10.06.
Kakaospeicher


Salia Sanou Burkina Faso

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Christiane Jatahy

World premiere
MOVING PEOPLE

Site-specific
07.06. - 11.06.
HAVEN - Das Festivalzentrum


Christiane Jatahy Brazil

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Mapa Teatro

Guest performance
LOS INCONTADOS

Theatre
08.06. - 10.06.
Kampnagel, K1


Mapa Teatro Colombia

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The Young ClassX

THE YOUNG CLASSX
Concert
08.06.
Kakaospeicher


The Young ClassX Hamburg

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Yolanda Gutiérrez

World premiere
URBAN BODIES PROJECT

Site-specifc
09.06. - 11.06.
Chile-Haus


Yolanda Gutiérrez Hamburg

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Hiphop Academy

World premiere
FLIGHT AND COMMAND

Dance
09.06. - 11.06.
Thalia Zelt


Hiphop Academy Hamburg

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IVO VAN HOVE

German premiere
VU DU PONT

Theatre
09.06. - 11.06.
Thalia Theater


IVO VAN HOVE France

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Lena Chamamyan

OLD HARBORS
Concert
10.06. & 11.06.
Kampnagel, K6


Lena Chamamyan France / Syria

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Omar Rajeh / Maqamat Dance Theatre

Guest performance
BEYTNA

Dance & cooking
10.06. & 11.06.
Thalia Gaußstraße


Omar Rajeh / Maqamat Dance Theatre Lebanon

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