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Congratulations, Elfriede Jelinek!

Dramatist and Nobel laureate gets the theatre award Der Faust for her oeuvre

One winner of the theatre prize Der Faust was already known before the award ceremony. Elfriede Jelinek, dramatist and literature Nobel laureate was honoured by receiving the Faust-price for her oeuvre.

In-house director Nicolas Stemann has a deep connection with Elfriede Jelinek. He premiered many of her texts including “Wut” at the Münchner Kammerspiele in the season 2015/16. This staging can still be seen in the season 2017/18.