Environmental theatre

  • Bout Chou Earth

    Photography © Sébastien Grébille

    CREW

    Idea, Concept, Playwright, Stage direction & Musical dramaturgy: Annechien Koerselman

    Set & costumedesign: Nina Ball

    Additional compositions: Max Fishbach

    Lightdesign: Nina Ball & Annechien Koerselman

    Technics: Julian Kopietz

    Organisation: Philharmonie Luxembourg


     

    premiere October 03, 2015 Musée Dräi Eechelen, Luxembourg

    CAST

    Actress (Choupinette): Larisa Faber

    Actor (Oberon) & Workshop of Singing: Max Fischbach

    Musicians Signum saxophone quartet: Blaž Kemperle (sopran Saxophone), Erik Nestler (alto Saxophone), Alan Lužar (tenor Saxophone), David Brand (baritone Saxophone)

  • Bout Chou Fire

    Photography © Sébastien Grébille

    CREW

    Idea, Concept, Playwright, Stage direction & Musical dramaturgy: Annechien Koerselman

    Set & costumedesign: Nina Ball

    Additional compositions: Max Fishbach

    Lightdesign: Nina Ball & Annechien Koerselman

    Technics: Julian Kopietz

    Organisation: Philharmonie Luxembourg


     

    premiere February 28, 2016 Musée Dräi Eechelen, Luxembourg

    CAST

    Actress (Choupinette): Larisa Faber

    Actor (Oberon) & Workshop of Singing: Max Fischbach

    Musicians: Peter Brunt (violin), Wiek Hijmans (electrique guitar), Uxia Martinez Botana (double bass)

  • Bout Chou Spring

    Photography © Sébastien Grébille

    CREW

    Idea, Concept, Playwright, Stage direction & Musical dramaturgy: Annechien Koerselman

    Set & costumedesign: Nina Ball

    Additional compositions: Max Fishbach

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman

    Technics: Mario Pawlowski-Grossmann

    Organisation: Philharmonie Luxembourg


     

    premiere February 07, 2015 Musée Dräi Eechelen, Luxembourg

    CAST

    Actress (Choupinette): Larisa Faber

    Actor (Botanicus) & Workshop of Singing: Max Fischbach

    Musicians OPL Wind Quartett: Samuel Bricault (flute), Jean-Philippe Vivier (clarinet), Kerry Turner (horn), Antoine Berquet (bassoon)

  • Bout Chou Winter

    Photography © Sébastien Grébille

    CREW

    Idea, Concept, Playwright, Stage direction & Musical dramaturgy: Annechien Koerselman

    Set & costumedesign: Nina Ball

    Additional compositions: Max Fishbach

    Lightdesign: Annechien Koerselman

    Technics: Mario Pawlowski-Grossmann

    Organisation: Philharmonie Luxembourg


     

    premiere January 17, 2015 Musée Dräi Eechelen, Luxembourg

    CAST

    Actress (Choupinette): Larisa Faber

    Actor (Botanicus) & Workshop of Singing: Max Fischbach

    Musicians Joint Venture Percussion Duo: Rachel Xi Huang, Laurent Warnier

  • DE VLIEGENDE HOLLANDER

  • DE VUURVOGEL

  • DE WOLF EN DE ZEVEN GEITJES

  • DIJKDRIFT

  • Dikedrift

    Photography © Bowie Verschuuren, René den Engelsman, Mieke Kreunen, Nichon Glerum

    CREW

    Text: Jibbe Willems

    Componer: Raaf Hekkema/Monteverdi

    Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Costumedesign: Dieuweke van Reij

    Sound: Wouter Snoeij

    Lightdesign: Jeroen Smith

    Producer: co-production Silbersee and Calefax Rietkwintet, Zaandam/Amsterdam


     

    Première May 25, 2016, Festival Karavaan, Heiloo

    Première June 10, 2016, Oerol Festival, Terschelling

    CAST

    Actor / Singer (Boy): Anne Stam

    Actress / Singer (Woman): Mehrnoush Rahmani

    Singer/ Actor (Per Abba): Lodewijk Meeuwsen

    Singer/ Actor / Guitar / Cello: Jussie Lehtipuu

    Singer/ Actor/ Bugle: Els Mondelaers

    Singer/ Actor / Synthesizer: Michaela Riener

    Singer/ Actor: Maciej Staburzynski

    Singer/ Actor/ Violin / Duduk: Tiemo Wang

    Double Bass/Bassclarinet / Actor / Singer: Jelte Althuis

    Clarinet / Actor / Singer: Ivar Berix

    Oboe / Actor / Singer: Oliver Boekhoorn

    Saxophone / Actor / Singer: Raaf Hekkema

    Bassoon / Actor / Singer: Kaspar Snikkers

  • DRACULA

  • Dracula

    Photography © Babs Witteman

    CREW

    Idea, Concept, Text, Stage direction, Education: Annechien Koerselman

    Clothing & decoration: Francisca Flinterman

    Productionleading: Francisca Flinterman, Ria van der Giessen, Kit Miles, Kim Phillips van Buren

    Organisation: Weesp Chamber Music Festival, Weesp


     

    premiere March 15, 2017, Van Houten Church Weesp

    CAST

    Narrator (Laura): Marije Johnston

    The Navarra Quartet: Magnus Johnston (violin/Arthur), Marije Johnston (violin), Simone van der Giessen (viola/Carmilla), Brian O'Kane (cello/Bram)

    Organist: Wybe Kooijmans (Dracula)

  • DRIE VROUWEN RONDOM KONING WILLEM I

  • Eröffnung Grachtenfestival 2019

    Fotografie © Melle Meivogel & Rob van Dam

    CREW

    Konzept, Regie & Bühne: Annechien Koerselman

    Kostüme: Margot Koudstaal

    Licht: Jeroen Smith

    Ton: Marc Baijens

    Spielleitung: Karsten Stouten

    Programmeur: Lestari Scholtes

    Produktionsleitung: Anna Schaap

    Veranstalter: Het Grachtenfestival Amsterdam


     

    Premiere 09. August 2019, Zuiderkerk Amsterdam

    CAST

    Musiker: Raoul Steffani (Bariton), Yang Yang Cai (Klavier), Dominique Vleeshouwers, Arend Bruijn (Perkussion), Syrene Saxofoon (Annelies Vrieswijk - Alt Saxophon, Evelien Jansen - Tanz, Niek Wagenaar - Tanz, Anne Suurendonk - Choreographin), Cunana Ensemble (Mariana Preda - Panflöte, Noa Eyl - Geige, Gabriel Barbalau - Kontrabasse, Dani Luca - Cymbalom), Kika Sprangers Trio (Kika Sprangers - Saxophon & Komposition, Wolfert Brederode - Klavier, Jasper van Hulten - Drums), Pynarello en Tijn Wybenga (Arrangement).

    Performerin: Fay Loren

    Moderatorin: Dieuwertje Blok

     

  • Excavation (a.n.a.p.)

    Photography © Juriaan Brobbel

    CREW

    Concept: Roel Goudsmit

    Costumedesign: Jookje Zweedijk

    Finale Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Sound design: Arjan Kruidhof

    Lightdesign: Jan Harm Wagner

    Runner: Tanja Meijer

    Technics: Bert van Eck, Toon Kennedy

    Executive producer: Roel Goudsmit

    Organisation: Urban archeology Counsil The Hague


     

    premiere September 10, 2009, Ruïne Madestein, The Hague

    CAST

    Actor: Roel Goudsmit

    Dancer: Kenzo Kusuda

    Violin & Trombone: Jacob Plooij

    Soprano: Astrid Vrensen

    Extra: Jookje Zweedijk

  • GOEJANVERWELLESLUIS

  • Goejanverwellesluis

    Photography © Boy Hazes

    CREW

    Idea: Baord Het Nederlands Zangtheater

    Conductor: Anthony Zielhorst

    Script & Stage direction: Annechien Koerselman

    Set- & Costumedesign: Janneke Tangelder

    Light: Femke van Kuijk & Annechien Koerselman

    Productionleader: Paul van Capelleveen

    Graphical design: Martin Hopman

    Arrangements: Jetse Bremer

    Organisation: Het Nederlands Zangtheater Amsterdam


     

    premiere March 10, 2016, Amstelkerk Amsterdam

    CAST

    Choir: Het Nederlands Zangtheater:

    Sopranos: Marja Beuk, Adelheid Brouwer, Mecheline Draafsel, Karin Nijenhuis, Alice Ruijzenaars, Carla Schaaij, Janneke Tangelder

    Altos: Maria Boschman, Yvonne Drost, Irene Elich, Renee Heeringa, Bernadette Houdijk, Martha Meerman, Ingrid Schulten, Annemiek Vos

    Tenors: Paul van Capelleveen, Jos Marcus, Hans Pijst, Hans School, Wilbert te Velde

    Basses: Georg Bröring, Tejo van Gaalen, Martin Hopman, Willem Pool, Peter Staats, Bart de Vries, Ewald de Wilde

    Accordionist: Elisa van Kesteren

  • Hildegard

    Photography © Walter Goyen

    CREW

    Composition: Steven Kamperman, Hildegard von Bingen (Ordo Virtutum)

    Libretto: Kirsten Roosendaal

    Stage direction, Setdesign & Props: Annechien Koerselman

    Costumedesign: Vera Selhorst

    Light & technics: Roland van Meel

    Business manager: Ineke Smits

    Artistic Leader, Producer: Steven Kamperman


     

    Premiere: November 10, 2018, Oude Kerk, Den Bosch (November Music Festival)

    CAST

    Hildegard (soprano): Wynanda Zeevaarder

    Ricardis (alto): Marjolein Stots

    Kuno van Disibodenberg / Volmar (bass/baritone): Marc Pantus

    Hildegards Zusters: Wishful Singing (vocal female quintet): Anne-Christine Wemekamp (1st soprano), Maria Goetze (2nd soprano), Marjolein Verburg (mezzo-soprano), Carolina Alves (1st alto) Marjolein Stots (2nd alto)

    Instrumental Ensemble: Berry van Berkum (organ), George Dumitriu (viola, violin), Steven Kamperman (clarinets), Dion Nijland (double bass)

  • HILDEGARD

  • Homeless!

    Photography © Robert van der Ree & Maaike Engels

     

    CREW

    Composer: Kaveh Vares

    Libretto: Marjolein Bierens

    Stage direction & Set design: Annechien Koerselman

    Conductor: Wim Boerman

    Costumedesign: Dymph Boss

    Videodesign: Maaike Engels & Thomas Bouvy (UrbietOrbi)

    Lightdesign: Nico Kraeima

    Executive producer: Joanne de Roest

    Producer: Orchestra de Ereprijs, Apeldoorn


     

    Premiere: January 13, 2018, Stadsschouwburg Arnhem

     

    CAST

    WOMAN (mezzo-soprano) Merlijn Runia

    MAN (tenor) Arash Roozhemi

    Orchestra de Ereprijs

  • INNER VOICE