In the name of the people

Ankündigung der Aufführung "Im Namen des Volkes", Plakat

In the name of the people

The file H.


Scenic performance, discussion and tour opportunity

Convicted and imprisoned in the GDR for "anti-state agitation", former prisoner Hans-Jürgen Barth, born Hempel, is fighting for his rehabilitation. In a documentary performance, Barth and actor Marcus Born re-enact scenes from a court hearing in which the aim is to prove the innocence of the former prisoner according to today's law.

The performance is based on facts, it is supported by documents and the visitors are involved in the performance. The audience will discuss and decide together with the court on the rehabilitation of Hans-Jürgen H., who was sentenced and imprisoned in the GDR for "anti-state agitation".

Before and after the performance there will be an opportunity to visit the memorial free of charge.


10 € (no reduction)
is admission to the memorial before and after the performance.