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CIVIC OPERA CREATIONS (COCREATIONS) is a producer for new innovative music theater and opera created in dialogue and thought exchange between communities and artists. In connection with new technologies and impulses from interdisciplinary scenes,we expand the traditional opera space and its narratives. Founded in Vienna in 2020, COCREATIONS builds bridges between traditional and new structures and creates new methods of cooperation and reference to establish opera as a representative part of the 21st century and a place for repeated encounters. 

NEWS 
 

OCTOBER 31, 2022

Patricia Martinez (1973-2022)

With great sadness, we mourn the loss of our friend and collaborator Patricia Martinez. The Argentinian composer and artist died last Saturday morning at the age of 49 in Buenos Aires. An endlessly creative artist, she opened realms to worlds unknown, doors for all who will come after her and dedicated herself to expanding what we define as and how we experience music and opera.

 

We dearly miss her as a passionate, decisive, boundary-pushing, intelligent and kind team member and dedicate ourselves to finish producing her last opera THE END OF THE WORLD. 

Our thoughts go out to her family and friends, 

Carmen C. Kruse, Leonora Scheib & the team of Civic Opera Creations

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“Opera in a new way and most of all, current. An exciting project for all involved and a venture that led to amazing results!” 
- Ö1 Zeit.ton about Civic Newsroom

PROJECTS IN DEVELOPMENT 
 

European Kitchen Encounters

VR-BANIA

New music theater for Virtual Reality glasses.  A collective search for a common culinary identity in the 21st Century.  

Performer Leo Morello
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M. Zwerger, C. Amann & C. Kruse

GREAT OPEN EYES

New Opera on the topic of grief and childloss for four singers, two conductors, and 35-musicians.

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Holograms THE END OF THE WORLD

P. Martinez, G. Kiersz & C. Kruse

THE END OF THE WORLD

Augmented Reality Opera Walk for Hololens II.

New Opera making the historical invisible visible.

Ouvertüre THE END OF THE WORLD
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C. Smith

NOW THAT WE ARE PERSONS

An operatic deconstruction of genius for chamber ensemble, three performers and sound design.

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PAST PROJECTS 
"Saprophagen" at Wien Mitte © Isabella Lieselotte Fotografie

COCREATIONS presents

CIVIC NEWSROOM

Four-day new works project that reflects on current civic issues in three micro operas. 

Street Performance MORGEN SEHE ICH MICH ©  Isabella Lieselotte Fotografie
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Workshop-Series

CREATIONS*3

Annual workshop presentation featuring our current works in process.

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SUPPORT COCREATIONS!

Join our COCREATIONS family as a friend, supporter or funder

and help bring our projects to live!

FRIEND

Become a COCREATIONS friend and receive discounted tickets for all our events, a signed program book of your choice, and regular insights into our process.

FUNDER

onetime donation

Find your name on our website and the production of your choice!

With a production donation over €500 you will find your logo/name in the program booklet, and receive special behind-the-scenes insights, such as a dinner with the composers or a special souvenir of the production.

SUPPORTER

Beecome a COCREATIONS supporter and receive reserved seats, signed program books of your choice, invitations to general rehearsals, and find your name on our website.

€125/year

€75/year

Bank details:

Account holder: Civic Opera Creations - Verein, Bank: Erste Bank Wien,

IBAN: AT 04 2011 1844 1661 3400, BIC/SWIFT: GIBAATWWXXX, BLZ: 20111.

Please indicate the donation category in the subject line.

Thank you so much for your support!

 

THE TEAM

THE CO-FOUNDERS

TEAM

Gesa M. Kruse

Project Coordinator

Elisabeth Katzensteiner

Press Coordinator

Isabella Lieselotte Piskernik

Photography & Documentation

c) Harald Eisenberger

Carmen C. Kruse

Artistic Director

Leonora Scheib

Creative Producer

 
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SCHEDULE

ELEKTRORAUSCHEN 

Reich für die Insel

Innsbruck, Austria

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13.06.23

THEATER MÜNSTER

Münster, Germany

25.03.22  12:00

ELEKTRORAUSCHEN 

Reich für die Insel

Innsbruck, Austria

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19.06.23

THEATER MÜNSTER

Münster, Germany

24.06.22 18:00

SCHLOSS UNTERLOIBL

Ferlach, Austria

25.03.22  12:00

ELEKTRORAUSCHEN 

Reich für die Insel

Innsbruck, Austria

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03.06.23

THEATER MÜNSTER

Münster, Germany

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21.06.23

THEATER MÜNSTER

Münster, Germany

25.06.22 15:00

SCHLOSS UNTERLOIBL

Ferlach, Austria

 

CIVIC OPERA CREATIONS

Verein für Kunst, Kultur & Soziales

ZVR: 1792837722, Wien, Austria

contact@cocreations.eu 

CONTACT

Carmen C. Kruse, Artistic Director

ckruse(at)cocreations.eu

 

Leonora Scheib, Creative Producer

 lscheib(at)cocreations.eu

Elisabeth Katzensteiner, Press Coordinator

elisabeth(at)wolkenlos-agentur.at

Gesa Maria Kruse, Project Coordinator

gkruse(at)cocreations.eu

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(c) 2022 Civic Opera Creations, Verein für Kunst, Kultur & Soziales, ZVR: 1792837722, Austria