Welcome on board!

The new fellows of the Academy For Theatre and digitality arrived today! Katie Hawthorne, Yvonne Dicketmüller, Kiran Kumar & Kai Tuchmann, Elena Tilli & Samuel Chan, Luise Ehrenwerth sowie Johannes Payr & Peter Lorenz will work on their projects the next few months. Soon, HIDA Fellows Martin Hennecke as well as team Bnaya Halperin-Kaddari / … Continued


For our series “HOW TOTORIAL”, Mario Simon visited a robot in Augsburg. What the state theater of Augsburg is up to with it will be explored in a workshop talk with Tina Lorenz and Markus Schubert. In the 4th episode we invite a Kuka robot arm to dance.   Produktion: Mario Simon

How Totorial #2 – What do I need to set up a live stream?

NOW ONLINE – NEW TUTORIAL   No matter where you are – be there anyway! Live-Streaming enables you to broadcast your content right into your audience’s living rooms, kitchens and devices. This is a way not only to give insights into otherwise in-house formats, but also offers an opportunity for interaction as well as sharing … Continued

HOPE – A Creative Online Forum

Relaunch of theatres with transmedia storytelling and mixed reality, Hosted by us and Play On! MARCH 25th/26th   In most European countries, theatres have been in shut-down – with interruptions – for almost a year. Now that the end of the pandemic is becoming visible, the re-start of the theatres is associated with much hope. … Continued

HOW TOTORIAL #1: Media Technology for those Interested

Now online: #1 of the Series: How Totorial Digital concepts are, now especially but also before the doors had to remain closed, highly demanded in the theatre cosmos: a medium that is highly affected by the pandemic. How can theatrical formats be presented under the current circumstances? But also: How does the medium have to … Continued

Fellowship 2021-02 has started!

The fellows of the current semester at the Academy for Theatre and Digitality have started their research this week! The conditions for the fellowship 2021-02 are challenging and special – but we are nevertheless excited to see the concepts come to life in the upcoming five months. Follow our social media where we inform you … Continued


FELLOWSHIP FEB – JUNE 2022 Call for application out now: The artistic-technical research center Academy for Theatre and Digitality in Dortmund (Germany) is offering five-months-fellowships. The call will cover the research period February to June 2022 and ends on March 10, 2021. The call for applications is adressed to artists, technicians and post-graduate fellows who … Continued

“Lorenz.io” within the Civil Match Forum (Ukraine)

The Goethe-Institut (Ukraine) and the German Embassy in Kiev are organizing the Civil Match Forum (https://civil-match.online/) – a four-day online symposium on international cooperation in (post)pandemic times – for numerous NGO actors from 21-24 September. Among the numerous events, there will be an expert talk on 22.09. on our binational cooperation with the Goethe Institute … Continued

Call for Application out now

The call for application for the research period September 2021 to January 2022 is online and ends on October 4. The call is addressed to people interested in researching artistic-technical contexts in digital narratives in theatrical spaces and their practical implementation. Postgraduates from artistic and / or technical fields of the performing arts are expected … Continued

PlayOn! launcht Website

Today, 19 May, the website https://www.play-on.eu went online – a four-year EU-funded cooperation project between a total of nine international theatres and associated digital laboratories, in which Theater Dortmund with its opera, dance and children’s and youth theatre divisions and the Academy for Theatre and Digitality are involved.