ELEONORE - I don't need to be happy
Liberation Opera


Artistic direction: Frauke Meyer and Susanne Blumenthal

Composition: Oxana Omelchuk, Gordon Kampe and DJ Illvibe (Vincent von Schlippenbach)

Texts: Charlotte Roos


Musical direction: Susanne Blumenthal

Idea and direction: Frauke Meyer

Stage and costume: Uta Materne

Dramaturgy: Friederike Engel

Lighting design: Nico Kraima

Sound direction: Florian Zwißler



Eleonore: Maja Lange

Daughter: Marie-Audrey Schatz

Hero: Benjamin Popson

Director: Frederik Schauhoff

Candidate/ Father: Michael Taylor

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Project management: littlebit Cologne

Press work: Vera Firmbach



mobile: +49-179-2400866


World premiere
Friday, 25.09.2020, 7:30 pm
Carlswerk Victoria, Cologne

Further dates:
Saturday, 26.09.2020, 7:30 pm
Sunday, 27.09.2020, 6:00 pm

Carlswerk Victoria, Cologne
Schanzenstr. 6 - 20
51063 Cologne, Building 3.12

Entrance via Club Volta, Building 2.10


Friday, 30.10.2020, 8:00 pm

Theater Mönchengladbach / Concert hall
Odenkirchener Str. 78
41236 Mönchengladbach

Tickets Cologne: € 22,- / 14,-

Tickets are available at littleticket.shop


We would like to point out that we may adapt the admission and performance modalities at short notice to the current Corona Protection Regulations.



>>> Press material (photos and biographies, zip)


>>> Program booklet (pdf)