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Channelling his demons

Director Robin Schroeter's new play comes from a sad, dark place to provide light relief to Thai audiences

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Robin Schroeter’s directorial debut Compassion at Crescent Moon Space is a comedy with a strong fantasy feel to it. Set in hell, the human world and a demon’s apartment, the play is about a female demon summoned by three other demons to kill a demon slayer. The themes of the play are relationships, love and hate. 

A rehearsal session for Compassion. Photo: Robin Schroeter

The origin of the idea, however, was something rather sad. The 32-year-old German director and actor said his inspiration was the end of his nine-year relationship with his wife.

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