Nazanin Noori (Persian: نازنین نوری‎ ; IPO: [ˈnɑːzəniːn ˈnʊəri/]) is an Iranian stage director, writer, producer and selector that lives and works in Berlin and Frankfurt.

In installations, radio and theater plays, she makes the fusion of sound, space, sculpture and postdramatic poetry her subject of discussion.  Her work has been staged at Deutsches Theater Berlin and Schauspiel Hannover. 

The former content director of Bedouin Records hosts 'POMP', a sound scenario series on Malmö-based Retreat Radio. Her music extends across Esoterica, Dark Ambient, Drones and Sound Poetry.

 

CURRENT

 

November 6, 2019

'Regime of Love' is a play by Tanja Šljivar that was premiered at the 6th of November 2019 at Deutsches Theater Berlin. The German premiere was directed by Nazanin Noori.

https://www.deutschestheater.de/programm/a-z/regime-der-liebe/

October 17, 2019

'PEEL.CX' is a network for advanced musical exchange from Tokyo to Berlin. With Scattered Purgatory and Hikari Sakashita, Nazanin Noori performs soundscapes at ACUD CLUB in Berlin.

October 13, 2019

'POMP' is a sound scenario series by Nazanin Noori on Retreat Radio, an independent Malmö-based radio station. The series is broadcast monthly. A podcast that descents into the backdoor of the pompous. With Esoterica, Sound Poetry and Acid Folk.

THE DARKNESS RETURNS.

https://www.retreatradio.net/pomp

https://soundcloud.com/retreatradio/pomp-1

https://soundcloud.com/retreatradio/pomp-2

https://soundcloud.com/retreatradio/pomp-3

https://soundcloud.com/retreatradio/pomp-4

https://soundcloud.com/retreatradio/pomp-5

October 12, 2019

'CENTER SHIFT #1' is the first episode of a series by Cemile Sahin. Nazanin Noori and Salem Rashid have produced the score for this work that is recently shown at the Ars Viva exhibition in the GFZK in Leipzig.

October 01, 2019

'TAXI' will be published in October 2019 by Korbinian Verlag. Korbinian Verlag is a Berlin-based book publishing house. Nazanin Noori and Katharina Holzmann are currently editing 'TAXI', a novel by Cemile Sahin, that makes re-enactment, history, repetition and loss a subject of discussion. 

June 15, 2019

Nazanin Noori has recorded a DJ mix for Blissing Persons, a bi-monthly online radio program from Philadelphia that is curated by sound experimentalist David Coccagna, also known as Chaperone, in which layers of Noise, Drone, Esoterica and Sound Poetry merge into a psychedelic sound scenario. 

https://soundcloud.com/blissingpersons/blissing-persons-mx06-nazanin-noori

 
CV

 

Nazanin Noori was born in Germany in 1991. She is the daughter of Hamid Noori and Mahboobeh Moushidi.

 
DIRECTOR

 

11 / 2019

Production: Regime Of Love (Regime der Liebe) by Tanja Šljivar at Deutsches Theater Berlin, Box.

 

A post-apocalyptic story. The last human being and two probands try out emotional violence. There is no voice of reason, but a regime of love that regains its power by choreographing a fight. Without society. All actors celebrate the new love. 

Director, Music: Nazanin Noori

Stage and Costume Designers: Carla Satoca Berges, Vanessa Vadineanu

Dramaturgy: David Heiligers

Animation: Lukas Kühleitner

Assistant Director: Nora Auerbach, Marike Flömer

Assistant Stage and Costume Designer: Zoë Hoellerer

With Caner Sunar, Jan Breustedt, Maral Keshavarz and Edgar Eckert.

https://www.deutschestheater.de/programm/a-z/regime-der-liebe/

Sponsoring by Dyson GmbH. Pictures by Julia Maria Klotz.

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04 / 2018

Production: Venus And Adonis (Venus und Adonis) based on the dramatic poem by William Shakespeare, adapted by Nazanin Noori at Deutsches Theater Berlin, Box.

 

Mars has a drinking problem. He is left by his beloved. Venus falls in love with a mortal. He rejects her, she is suffering from her love. Adonis is a freak. He falls in love with a cow. He tries to eat the animal. The cow is a murderer. A spring pheasant's eye.

A metadramatic mistake. A hypnoacoustic pressure ulcer.

Director: Nazanin Noori

Stage Designer: Ole Meergans

Costume Designer: Rahwa Oreyon

Video: Cemile Sahin

Music: Niklas Kraft, Etkin Cekin

With Caner Sunar, Edgar Eckert, Maria Ahmed, Thomas David Mairs.

https://www.deutschestheater.de/programm/a-z/frei_boxen_2018_04_23/

Pictures by Ole Meergans.

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06 / 2017

Production: Mother (Mutter) based on T. S. Eliot's 'The Hollow Men', Walt Whitman's 'Song Of Myself', Vladimir Mayakovsky's 'Tragedy' and Einar Schleef's 'Mothers', adapted by Nazanin Noori at Staatsschauspiel Hannover, Cumberlandsche Galerie (Montagsbar).

 

Nazanin Noori has edited different poetic pieces from the 20th century that merge into a growling chant of a son that lost his mother. Two actors and two singers tell the story of disappearance. 

A live doom metal and drone radio play.

Director, Stage Designer: Nazanin Noori

Music: Daniel Nerlich

With Daniel Nerlich, Johanna Bantzer, Christoph Müller, Nazanin Noori.

01 / 2017

Production: THE COCKROACH THE STEELWORK (DER KAKERLAK DAS STAHLWERK) by Cemile Sahin at Staatsschauspiel Hannover, Cumberlandsche Galerie (Montagsbar).

THE COCKROACH is a dramatic mini-series by Cemile Sahin, telling the story of a reunion of a dead man with his mother.  The Second part of the play that is called THE STEELWORK is a reminiscence of his time as a worker in a dialogue with the elderly.

Director, Costume Designer, Music: Nazanin Noori

Stage Designer: Ole Meergans

Video: Cemile Sahin

With Hagen Oechel and a choir. 

10 / 2016

Production: The Industrial Society And Its Future (Die Industrielle Gesellschaft Und Ihre Zukunft) by Theodore Kaczynski, adapted by Nazanin Noori at Staatsschauspiel Hannover, Das große Anadigiding-Ende-Gelände.

The Industrial Society And Its Future is a manifesto that was written by a terrorist.  In a radio play installation Nazanin Noori analyses Theodore Kaczynskis dialectic argumentation that is self-refuting in its fragility.

Director: Nazanin Noori

With Günther Harder, Joachim Müller, Nazanin Noori. 

08 / 2016

Production: THE COCKROACH THE PEST THE GLARE (DER KAKERLAK DIE PEST DIE BLENDUNG) by Cemile Sahin at Staatsschauspiel Hannover, Cumberlandsche Galerie (Montagsbar).

THE COCKROACH is a dramatic mini-series by Cemile Sahin, telling the story of a reunion of a dead man with his mother.  The First part of the play that is called THE PEST THE BLARE is the story of a dead man passing by his dead mother and brother that do not acknowledge each other.

Director, Costume Designer, Music: Nazanin Noori

Stage Designer: Cemile Sahin, Ole Meergans

With Laura Friedmann, Yves Dudziak, Niklas Binzberger, Katharina Zerr, Nazanin Noori.

Pictures by Ole Meergans and Cemile Sahin.

 

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ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
 

 

11 / 2019

Assistant Director to Jürgen Kruse at Deutsches Theater Berlin. 

Production: Faith Love Hope (Glaube Liebe Hoffnung) by Ödön von Horváth

 

04 / 2019

Assistant Director to Tom Kühnel and Jürgen Kuttner at Deutsches Theater Berlin. 

Production: The Settled Woman (Die Umsiedlerin) by Heiner Müller

 

01 / 2019

Assistant Director to René Pollesch at Deutsches Theater Berlin. 

Production: Black Maria by René Pollesch

 

11 / 2018

Assistant Director to Armin Petras at Deutsches Theater Berlin.

Production: The Silent Trabants (Die Stillen Trabanten) by Clemens Meyer

 

06 / 2018

Assistant Director to Sebastian Hartmann at Deutsches Theater Berlin.

Production: In Tin Foil (In Stanniolpapier) by Björn Deigner, based on an idea by Anna Berndt

 

03 / 2018

Assistant Director to Tilmann Köhler at Deutsches Theater Berlin. 

Production: Medea. Voices (Medea. Stimmen) by Christa Wolf

 

01 / 2018

Assistant Director to Sebastian Hartmann at Deutsches Theater Berlin. 

Production: Ulysses by James Joyce

 

12 / 2017

Assistant Director to Jürgen Kruse at Deutsches Theater Berlin. 

Production: The Misunderstanding (Das Missverständnis) by Albert Camus

 

10 / 2017

Assistant Director to Rosa von Praunheim at Deutsches Theater Berlin. 

Production: Every Idiot Has A Grandmother, Apart From Me (Jeder Idiot Hat Eine Oma, nur ich nicht) by Rosa von Praunheim

 

09 / 2017

Assistant Director to Dušan David Pařízek at Deutsches Theater Berlin.

Production: America (Amerika) based on the novel 'The Man Who Disappeared' by Franz Kafka 

 

07 / 2017

Assistant Director to Lars Ole Walburg at Staatsschauspiel Hannover. 

Production: Indien (India) by Josef Hader and Alfred Dorfer

 

04 / 2017

Assistant Director to Performing Group at Staatsschauspiel Hannover. 

Production: Controlling Crowds based on 'Political Framing' by Elisabeth Wehling

 

02 / 2017

Assistant Director to Thorleifur Örn Arnarsson at Staatsschauspiel Hannover. 

Production: Hamlet by William Shakespeare

 

11 / 2016

Assistant Director to Florian Fiedler at Staatsschauspiel Hannover. 

Production: Heidi by Johanna Spyri

 

09 / 2016

Assistant Director to Clemens Sienknecht and Barbara Bürk at Staatsschauspiel Hannover. 

Production: Madame Bovary by Gustave Flaubert

 

10 / 2015

Co-Assistant Director to Jürgen Kruse at Schauspiel Frankfurt. 

Production: Leonce and Lena (Leonce und Lena) by Georg Büchner

 

02 / 2015

Co-Assistant Director to Jürgen Kruse at Schauspiel Frankfurt. 

Production: Entertaining Mr. Sloane (Seid Nett Zu Mr. Sloane) by Georg Büchner

 
EDITOR

 

10 / 2019

Editor, 'TAXI', Korbinian Verlag

08 / 2018 - 08 / 2019

Content Director, Bedouin Records

 

10 / 2014 – 08 / 2016

Student Editor, Schirn Kunsthalle (Press Department)

 

02 / 2014 – 08 / 2014

Student Editor, Goethe University (Department for consulting and information services for interested applicants)

 

01 / 2013 – 01 / 2014

Student Editor, MM Brown Deutschland GmbH

 

10 / 2011 – 07 / 2012

Assistant Project Manager and Student Editor, zweipol GmbH

 
CONTACT

 

For enquiries and further information please contact me via nazanin.noori@hotmail.de

www.instagram.com/nznnsmmnr/

www.soundcloud.com/nznnsmmnr/

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