Die Kinder der Regenmacher

The children of the rainmakers  

Based on the novel by Aniceti Kitereza


Die Kinder der Regenmacher (The children of the rainmakers) is an African family saga that describes life in pre-colonial Tanzania. The performers go in search of their own origins, their traditions, their supposed identities. But the return to the "African roots" is not entirely without incident, because a group of journalists from Iran and Afghanistan are following their footsteps to do research on intercultural comparisons ...


From and with

Ensemble Hajusom: Winifred Brown, Ben Sanogo, Ismael Nabe, Baquira Alfredo, Nyima Jatta, Rita Zulu, Aminatu Jalloh, Bouba traore, Hassan Jalloh, Omid Solemani, Hamidullah Habib, Shahab Kia, Arman Marzak, Rahmatullah Motafaker

Artistsic Team/Concept

Direction: Ella Huck, Claude Jansen, Dorothea Reinicke
Space: Michael Böhler
Costume: Heike Hallenga

Guest artists

Choreography: Katharina Oberlik, Sue Ying Zabala



Premiere: Decemerb 11th, 2002, Kampnagel Hamburg
Hajusom in cooperation with Kunstwerk e.V., in coproduction with Kampnagel Hamburg

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Die Kinder der Regenmacher