The elder tree, with its white blossoms, was once where Frau Holle lived. It was forbidden to cut it down because the blood of the witch that lived in it could flow out. If the elder tree is honoured, however, it provides enjoyment and healing. Magic on the edge of every path.
Sabine Lichtenfels is an author and co-founder of the Tamera peace research centre in Portugal. Her activities include: global work for peace; political networking for the healing biotopes plan; community building and development; and spiritual research, among others. She was nominated for the 2005 Nobel Peace Prize as one of »1000 PeaceWomen«.
Jens Hillje was co-founder of the Baracke at the Deutsches Theater, member of the artistic directorial team at the Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz and has been co-artistic director of the Maxim Gorki Theatre since 2013. In 2019 he received the Golden Lion for lifetime achievement in the theatre category at the Venice Biennale.
Theaterschamanin und Gorki-Hausregisseurin Yael Ronen lädt gemeinsam mit vielen Gästen ein, die Kultur des Postpatriarchats zu üben. Der erste Tag »Remember« erinnert an verlorenes Wissen. Der zweite Tag »Reclaim« praktiziert Wiederaneignung als Empowerment. Am dritten Tag »Recreate« entwerfen junge Aktivist*innen Visionen für eine alternative Zukunft. Das gesamte Programm gibt es hier.