Fred Goessens

Fred Goessens (1953) has been playing at the ensemble since its foundation in 1987.

In season 19|20 he will perform in the premieres of The homecoming (director Nanouk Leopold) and The good hope (director Simon Stone) and in the revivals of The wood, Oedipus, Medea, Kings of war, Roman tragedies and Ibsen house.

Goessens played before at ITA in (amongst others) The kindly ones, Summer Trilogy, Antigone-Kreon-Oidipous, Antonioni Project, Opening Night, The taming of the shrew, Ghosts, Othello, After the fall, All my sons, The miser, The Russians!, Macbeth, The Entertainer, Liliom, A bride in the morning, Rocco and his brothers, Perfect wedding, Britannicus, Kruistochten, Naar Damascus, Hemel boven Berlijn, Tragedie, Drie zusters, De koopman van Venetië, John Gabriel Borkman, True Love, Zonder titel, Kwartetten, Dark Lady,Een ideale vrouw, Over de mol die wil weten..., Buff, Herakles, Zes personages op zoek, De drang, Prometheus and Rouwkost.

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Kings of war


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Language NP Language no problem OedipusTheater ITA–Ensemble Oedipus
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King Oedipus is the perfect tragedy. In the wake of many before him, Robert Icke – who previously rewrote the Oresteia in London in a magnificent way – directs his own contemporary, free adaptation.
Language NP Language no problem MedeaTheater ITA–Ensemble Medea
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Simon Stone made a radical adaptation of Euripides’s Greek tragedy Medea about the daughter of the king, who is replaced with a younger woman by her husband and kills her children out of revenge.
Language NP Language no problem The good hopeTheater ITA–Ensemble The good hope
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Simon Stone has relocated the central fishing village in The good hope to the arrival hall of an airport, where family and friends await the return of their loved ones. With fast, razor-sharp dialogue, he transforms the ultimate Dutch drama classic into a story from and about our time.
Language NP Language no problem The HomecomingTheater ITA–Ensemble The Homecoming
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Following on from Uit het leven van marionetten, Nanouk Leopold is now directing the ITA ensemble in The Homecoming, one of the most frequently performed plays by English playwright and Nobel Prize winner Harold Pinter.
Language NP Language no problem Ibsen houseTheater ITA–Ensemble Ibsen house
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Based on Ibsen, Simon Stone writes and directs a grand family epic about the troublesome but inevitable coexistence of different generations under one roof.
Language NP Language no problem Roman tragediesTheater ITA–Ensemble Roman tragedies
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Ivo van Hove’s epic is ‘one of the most audacious Shakespeare productions of the modern era’ (Time Out), and immerses you in the midst of the multimedia action.
Language NP Language no problem The woodTheater ITA–Ensemble The wood
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As a child, Jeroen Brouwers spends time in a Japanese POW camp in Indonesia. After the war, he is sent to boarding school in the Netherlands. It’s a prison camp and a concentration camp rolled into one.