Roland Kaiser

Director - Choreographer - Performance- and Visual Artist


born in 1958  - living in Cologne since 1987

PIECES | PERFORMANCES

2015
Dhaka/Bangladesh, Shilpakala Academy
ID-clash in Bangladesh
Intercultural performance and installation project on trans identity
Concept and realization: Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser

Cologne, Rheinau Harbour
AQUAMARIN.50678
Installation and performance project by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser
Sommer Köln/Summer Cologne 2015

Cologne, CarlsGarten, Municipal Theatre Cologne
PARTS OFF – ID-clash
Special for tanznrw 2015 by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser

2014       
Düsseldorf, Johannes-Rau-Platz/Apollo-Platz
AQUAMARIN.40213, world premiere
installation and performance project to mark 25 years of the Arts Foundation of North-Rhine Westphalia
Concept and realization: Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser
internationale tanzmesse 2014

Saarbrücken, Landwehrplatz
[in] VISIBLE - [un] SICHTBAR, world premiere
Urban installation and performance project
Concept and realization: Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser

Thionville/F, place Claude Arnoult
[in] VISIBLE - [un] SICHTBAR

Luxembourg, place Léon XIII
[in] VISIBLE - [un] SICHTBAR

Liège/B, place du 20-Août
[in] VISIBLE - [un] SICHTBAR

2013       
Cologne, municipal nursery Cologne-Poll
ID-clash, world premiere
Intercultural performance and installation project
on trans identity
Concept and realization: Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser

Arnhem/NL, city centre
DRESSING THE CITY AND MY HEAD IS A SHIRT
City intervention by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser
M°BA (Mode-Biennale Arnhem)

Viersen, Innenstadt
DRESSING THE CITY AND MY HEAD IS A SHIRT
City intervention by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser
Festival tanz nrw 2013

Dhaka/Bangladesh, Goethe-Institut Bangladesh
POSSIBILITIES
Performance with nine "Hijras" (third gender) by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser


2012       
Cologne, Chlodwigplatz
STILL LIFE – AND SOFTLY SLUMBERS..., world premiere
A performative urban intervention from the URBAN-CITY-URBAN cycle
Concept and realization: Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser

Düsseldorf, NRW-Forum   
Installation to the projectDRESSING THE CITY AND MY HEAD IS A SHIRT
by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser, internationale tanzmesse nrw
       
São Paulo/Brasilien – Praça Antônio Prado, MOSTRA SESC DE ARTES 2012
DRESSING THE CITY AND MY HEAD IS A SHIRT
City intervention by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser   
           
Alès/Frankreichx-times people chair, Festival CRATÈRE SURFACE
       
Montréal/Canada x-times people chair , FESTIVAL TRANSAMÉRIQUES (FTA)


2011 
Göteborg/Sweden, 3:e våningen - PART OFF – PICK’n’PLACE
interdisciplinary performance project by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser
Kulturnatta Göteborg 2011


Sprockhövel, Opening of an education centre Sprockhövel IG Metall PICK’n’PLACE
performance project by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser

Cologne, Ebertplatz and Heinrich-Böll-Platz
DRESSING THE CITY AND MY HEAD IS A SHIRT / world premiere
city intervention from the cycle »URBAN-CITY-URBAN«
Concept and realization: Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser

Münster, inner city - PICK’n’PLACE
Interdisciplinary performance project by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser
Festival Flurstücke 011 

Düsseldorf, tanzhaus nrw - PART OFF – ... and HAIR and HAIR and HAIR and ...
Performance installation by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser
3. CROSSING DANCE FESTIVAL

Viersen, inner City - PICK’n’PLACE / Düsseldorf, tanzhaus nrw - PART OFF – PICK’n’PLACE
Interdisciplinary performance project by Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser, Festival tanz nrw 2011

2010
Cologne, Friesenplatz and Hans-Böckler-Platz - PICK’n’PLACE
Interdisciplinary performance project in public space from the cycle URBAN-CITY-URBAN
Concept, direction, choreography, installations: Angie Hiesl + Roland Kaiser - world premiere

Cologne, Rheinuferstraße - RED FLOW
Art installation in public space by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser on the occasion of the china-hair-connection Beijing-Cologne book launch. The book published by Emons Verlag Cologne is a documentation of the same name project by Angie Hiesl und Roland Kaiser
Photos by Roland Kaiser                                                                                                            

Darmstadt, Akademie für Tonkunst, 64. Frühjahrstagung des INMM
PARTS OFF - china-hair-connection Beijing-Cologne
performance and installation by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser

2009
Cologne, ART.FAIR 21, PARTS OFF – TWINS - how do I know I am me…
Performance installation by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser

Liverpool/UK, A Foundation - TWINS – how do I know I am me …
Interdisciplinary performance project with five pairs of identical twins
commissioned by the Bluecoat, Liverpool
concept / space / direction: Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser

2008
Beijing/Cologne, Caochangdi quarter, Beijing / Eigelstein district, Cologne
china-hair- connection Beijing-Cologne
interdisciplinary performance project in public space from the HAIR CYCLE
concept / space / direction: Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser -  world premiere

2007
Cologne, fallow field Dillenburger Straße  - MACADAM                                             interdisciplinary performance project in public space, concept / space / direction: Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser - world premiere                                                                      

2006
Düsseldorf, tanzhaus nrw - PARTS OFF - ZWILLINGE - how do I know I am me..., Festival Temps D'Image, partially two new produced scenes of  ZWILLINGE - how do I know I am me..., by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser

Shanghai/China - ...public hair..., Fringe Festival, work in progress by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser

Cologne, Villa Kalk and Museumshalle Kalk - ...and HAIR and HAIR and HAIR and..., a collaboration between Schauspiel Köln (Cologne Theater) and Angie Hiesl Produktion - concept / space / direction: Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser, world premiere

2005
Warsaw/Poland - Familie und Zuhause - Ein Besuchs-Projekt in mehreren Teilen, by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser, Festival Sztuka Ulicy in cooperation with Goethe Institut Warschau

2004                                                                                                                                                            Düsseldorf, NRW-Forum - Familie und Zuhause - Blick ins Zimmer - Nr. 1
performance and installation by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser
5. international dance fair nrw

2003
Cologne, Severinsviertel - Familie und Zuhause -Family and Home – A Visit in Several Parts, production for public and private places by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser - world premiere

2001
Cologne, Deutzer Brücke - TWINS - how do I know I am me ...
production with pairs of identical twins by Angie Hiesl and Roland Kaiser
world premiere and festival Impulse 2001

2000                                                                                                                                              Cologne, underground station Appellhofplatz - KACHELHAUT 4
in cooperation with Gerno Bogumil and Roland Kaiser, within the scope of plan 2000

Dortmund, coking plant Hansa - KACHELHAUT 3
in cooperation with Gerno Bogumil and Roland Kaiser, festival Theaterzwang 2000

1999
Munich, pedestrian underpass Maximilianstraße - KACHELHAUT 2
in cooperation with Gerno Bogumil and Roland Kaiser - StadtForum Munich

1998
Bonn, bank of the river Rhine - HOCH-ZEIT Deutsch II
Dresden, bank of the river Elbe - HOCH-ZEIT Deutsch I
dance performance and installation in cooperation with ROLAND KAISER - exhibition An Elbe und Rhein, Elisabeth Montag Foundation Dresden

1997                                                                                                                                                 Essen, Choreographical Centre - KACHELHAUT 1 dance performance and installation in cooperation with Gerno Bogumil and Roland Kaiser - 2. international dance fair nrw - world premiere

Cologne, IHK (chamber of industry and commerce)  - Durch die Fenster
Trans-Port-Action-Performance, in cooperation with Gerno Bogumil and Roland Kaiser

since 1996
numerous international photo-publications in specialist journals for theater,
dance and art, in newspapers and catalogs

1993-1999
concept, realisation, peformer of the figure Herr Mann among others in the solo-pieces  FRISS oder KARTOFFEL and Herr Mann - theater-performance at different public spaces

since1991
projects and pieces as an actor and performer

1991-1995
art-, theater- and cultural-pedagogical projects with children and teenagers

1986-1991
education in experimental theater, dance

1979-1983
pedagogical education




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