The Eutin Festival is on the verge of a historical caesura: for the first time since 1951 it will not present any performances on the lake stage in summer.
What a pity: The Eutin Festival has to cancel all performances of the 2020 season due to the Corona crisis. Learn more
Olaf Reinecke has been internationally active in the independent dance scene since 1999. The studied sport and movement scientist was previously as a young ballroom dancer several times German champion and semi-finalist of the European Championship. Guest engagements as a dancer/actor took him to theatres in Frankfurt, Hamburg, Dortmund, Cologne, Braunschweig and Lübeck, where he worked with directors such as Jens-Daniel Herzog, Katharina Thalbach, Andrea Schwalbach, Günter Krämer, Jan Philipp Gloger, Francisco Negrin, Torsten Fischer and Hardy Rudolz. In 2012/13 he was honoured by tanznetz.de as dancer of the season.
Since 2003 Olaf Reinecke has been active as choreographer and choreographic assistant (among others Eugen Onegin at the Frankfurt Opera, My Fair Lady at the Theater Heidelberg, Sunset Boulevard at the Staatstheater Braunschweig, Die Fledermaus and Die Blume von Hawaii at the Neue Eutiner Festspiele). In 2009, together with Bärbel Stenzenberger, he founded the dance company bo komplex in Bonn, with which he has premiered ten full-length productions to date.
Colourful entertainment, great emotions - this is the enormous emotional range promised by director Tobias Materna for the production of the musical "A Cage Full of Fools" at the Eutin Festival.
The Korean baritone Hyunkyum Kim won the Eutin Festival prize of honour. Hilary Griffiths, Artistic Director Classical Music at the Festival, congratulated the 28-year-old singer on this success in the finale of the Maritim Music Prize.