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Actively promote and experience culture

  • Regular introductory events to current productions
  • Discounts for special performances
  • Special events
  • Encounters with international artists and scholars who are guests at the Theater an der Ruhr
  • Free delivery of the press review on current productions

Association for the promotion of the Theater an der Ruhr e.V.

The Association for the Promotion of the Theater an der Ruhr e.V., based in Mülheim an der Ruhr, promotes the international spirit, tolerance in all areas of culture and the idea of international understanding by supporting theater life both in the city of Mülheim an der Ruhr and internationally. Its task is to maintain and promote the Theater an der Ruhr as an instrument of international cultural promotion and the idea of international understanding.

Founded in 1986, the Friends of the Theater an der Ruhr, which now has almost 500 members, has initiated a wide range of activities. In addition to awarding the Gordana Kosanovic Acting Prize, the association organizes numerous matinees that focus on the Theater an der Ruhr's diverse artistic and cultural-political undertakings. Artists, scientists and politicians are invited to meetings, guest performances of foreign theaters in Mülheim are supported and the work of the Theater an der Ruhr is promoted in many countries, even beyond Europe.

Become a member

By becoming a member - whether for just one year or for a longer period - you will help to make our successful youth work and our international projects possible in the future as well. If you would like to become a member of the support association, please contact our colleague Lina Prasch. lina.prasch [​at​] theater-an-der-ruhr.de