Hermann Hesse “Der Steppenwolf” reflects a profound crisis in Hesse's spiritual world, portraying the protagonist's split between his humanity and his wolf-like aggression and homelessness.
In the pandemic era, the theme of isolation is crucial, and brings new creative opportunities to take advantage of: this YouTube theater series by Kerstin Steeb was entirely produced without social contact.
Duett für eine Stimme, literally Duet for a voice, is a psychological struggle in the mind of Eva, a former prodigious rising star of singing who one day, at the dawn of her 21st birthday, stopped singing forever. Today's Eve is a woman ten years older, living in a den where time runs horizontally: accidentally running into her old diary on tapes triggers a chain reaction that forces her to once again face the old trauma, which manifests itself and is embodied in an obsessive and persecutory chant.
© Luca Sutto 2020