Sabeth Dannenberg

*31.03.1991 in Essen, Germany

languages: German / fluently English, French and Portuguese / basic Spanish

artistic education:

2011-2015 Folkwang Universität der Künste Physical Theatre (MA), Essen (DE)

including: acting methods, acrobatics, contemporary dance, live art performance, building and playing masks, tai chi, Alexander technique, clown, storytelling,
speech training, developing and performing own physical theatre performances

2013-2014 Circus Warehouse NYC (US)

two months intensive program with focus on arial silks, chinese pole, acrobatics

projects / references:

April 2017  @ Pumpenhaus Münster- Die Schwalben fressen Mehl/ Birthday Cake

Dezember 2016- Januar 2017 @ Projeto EZ, Erasmus for Young Entrepreneur

since October 2016 @ RUB Bochumuniversity teaching position in physical theatre  institute for dramatics

July-November 2016 @ Cactus Junges Theater Münster (DE), scholarship about intercultural theatre work  in Germany and Ghana


  • “if this was my street” in Águeda (PT)
    performance with Chinese Pole within “Grand Opéra Public” at Agitágueda Festival


  • TERRA (PT / DE)
    in coproduction with Imaginarius festival internacional de teatro da rua (PT)
    supported by Kulturamt Stadt Bochum, Kultursekretariat NRW
    at RaumFormen Festival Münster


  • Im Rahmen …einer Erinnerung
    in coproduction with Pumpenhaus Münster (DE)
    supported by Kunststiftung NRW


  • Dasein. Wo?
    With Cactus Junges Theater @ Pumpenhaus Münster (DE)
    Choreography and Co-Directing



  • Feeding Fears- A Barrel of Monkeys production (DE)
    in coproduction with WEST OFF festival, Theater im Ballsaal Bonn, Flottmannhallen Herne


  • Staubkorntanz- A Barrel of Monkeys production (DE)
    FULL SPIN FESTIVAL, at Maschinenhaus Essen


  • creation of company for physical theatre & comtemporary circus A Barrel of Monkeys
  • el amor es un perro infernal o eso dice Bukowski- physical refelctions about romantic love (PT)
  •  street performance, clowning in Palácio do Cristal directed by Paulina Almeida (PT)


  • if this was my street, Imaginarius OFF 2015 (PT)
    performance and partner acrobatics directed by Paulina Almeida
  • turno da noite, museu do papel, St. Maria da Feira (PT)
    partner acrobatics performance with Felipe Espinoza Ormeño from Chile

since April:

  • leading choreography and physical theatre training at Cactus Junges Theater Münster (DE)