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What does theatre know that we don't? 

German plays from the 1910s & 1920s. 


A Crisis is unfolding in NYC. An era of destruction, and secular upheaval has arrived and institutional life, and the old civil order are being destroyed in response to a perceived threat to the nation's survival.   

Ernst Toller's

The Transfiguration 

'A man cried out ...The way...the way..."

A complete change of form or appearance into a more beautiful or spiritual state.


Gottfried Benn's


"Who's to say what has driven you away? A curse, the Fall, or something else?"

Ithaka. The destination of a long journey, the supreme aim that every man tries to fulfill all his life long, the sweet homeland, the eternal calmness and  satisfaction. 

Walter Hasenclever's

The Son

"Under the guise of education you have committed a crime against me. This will be revenged"

Berlin 1914. A young man becomes a political revolutionary  and brings about

 the death of his father.

Horizon Theatre 2023 2024 season is being made possible by a generous grant from the Alfred Z. Solomon CharitableTrust, Materials for the Arts- NYC's Creative Reuse Center, Google Ad Grants -a generous program of Google, Maison Margiela- John Galliano, and by viewers like you. 


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