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Prater-Saga 3: In diesem Kiez ist der Teufel eine Goldmine

Passers-by are paid hard cash to appear onstage as Gob Squad direct part 3 of René Pollesch’s Prater Saga. “Ladies and Gentlemen, have we got a show for you. Well, That’s a good question. Have we got a show for …


Photo: Garrett Davis/Capture Imaging

Hello. We are Gob Squad, a group of UK and German artists. We make performances and videos which search for beauty in the everyday, and look for words of wisdom from a passing stranger. We are an artists collective, the seven core members working collaboratively on the concept, direction and performance of our work. Other artists, performers and technicians are invited to collaborate on particular projects.

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Silver Lion 2024 – Biennale Teatro in Venice

“We, Stefano Ricci and Gianni Forte, as Artistic Directors, have just made our choice for the award of the Silver Lion 2024 of the Biennale Teatro. Our attention has exclusively been focused on you, Gob Squad, being one of the most profound, poetic, political, innovative artists of the theatrical language in the world.”


“Philosophical truths lie behind the curtain of banalities… a small but perfectly formed school of empathy which tries its best to understand the life of another person.”

Barbara Behrendt, rbb24 on Is Anybody Home?


SNS in Basel March 24

Super Night Shot
Basel, Switzerland

22/03/2024 - 23/03/2024

Kaserne Basel

IAH? in Berlin April 24

Is Anybody Home?
Berlin, Germany


Volksbühne am Rosa-Luxemburg-Platz

WES in Dresden April 24

Western Society
Dresden, Germany

26/04/2024 - 27/04/2024


MonuMoments in Bern Mai 24

Bern, Switzerland

15/05/2024 - 16/05/2024

Schlachthaus Theater

CPD in Venice June 24

Creation (Pictures for Dorian)
Venice, Italy

15/06/2024 - 16/06/2024

Biennale Teatro

EIR in Venice June 24

Elephants in Rooms
Venice, Italy

15/06/2024 - 30/06/2024

Biennale Teatro