A woman, a man and a child stand on stage in a set representing a simple flat.
Ein Mann seiner Klasse
© Katrin Ribbe

Performance rights: Ullstein Buchverlage GmbH represented by Felix Bloch Erben GmbH und Co. KG

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Production | Theatertreffen 2022

Ein Mann seiner Klasse

Based on the novel by Christian Baron
and adapted for the stage by Lukas Holzhausen and Annika Henrich

Schauspiel Hannover

Mouldy wallpapers, the smell of alcohol, the sound of beatings, the father’s loud voice: Lukas Holzhausen’s production at Schauspiel Hannover stages the life realities of a family in the middle of Germany.

Artistic Team

Lukas Holzhausen Direction
Katja Haß Stage and costume design
Robert Pawliczek Music, video
Mario Waldowski Lighting design
Annika Henrich Dramaturgy


Nikolai Gemel Christian
Stella Hilb Aunt Juli, Mother
Noah Ilyas Karayar / Titus von Issendorff Benny
Michael „Minna“ Sebastian Father
Jan Thümer His voice