Premiere: 1968

Premiere: 1968

1968 was a turbulent year all over the world. The May ’68 protests in France, the death of Bobby Kennedy, the Apollo 5 sent to space, the Black Power salute by the US athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos at the Olympics, the Vietnam war… all of these facts happened in that year. Something that you may don’t know is that in 1968, during the play Viet Nam Discourse at the Münchner Kammerspiele, the actors collected money for weapon donations to the Viet Cong. That was a scandal and August Everding,…