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Democracy in America

››This performance is not political‹‹ writes Romeo Castellucci about his new work Democracy in America. His company Socìetas focuses on a historical turning point, the birth of the USA, as a Utopian colonial project and on Alexis De Tocqueville’s 1835 publication, De la démocratie en Amérique. Inspired by De Tocqueville, they explore a forgotten celebration, a still nameless rite, in which theatre is the
necessary yet obscure mirror image of political struggle.




Arthur-Schnitzler-Platz 1
1070 Wien

Current Dates

  • Tue. 23 May 2017, 8 p.m.
  • Wed. 24 May 2017, 8 p.m.
  • Thu. 25 May 2017, 8 p.m.
  • Fri. 26 May 2017, 8 p.m.