“Boxes,” a visual theater piece by the actress and puppeteer Maayan Iungman and her partner Philipp Rückriem, premieres this week as part of the Expo Festival 2019. Set in a post office stacked high with the show’s cardboard namesake, the story explores questions of rote routine and free will through object theater laced with absurdism.
Ahead of the show’s premiere, KCRW Berlin got an exclusive preview in Iungman and Rückriem’s living room-turned-studio — which, yes, is currently full of boxes — and talked with them about their creative process.
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