“Inspiring and complementing each other”: Goetheanum Leadership Course to continue in 2021

Press releases   •   May 26, 2020 12:13 CEST

In addition to entrepreneurial skills, leadership of an enterprise increasingly asks for the ability to respond to external crises at various levels. The Goetheanum Leadership Course provides inspiration for self-leadership and a basis for building up a network of collegial expertise.

“We are going to perform”: The Goetheanum Stage will show Goethe’s ‘Faust 1 & 2’ four times in 2020, in a new production by Andrea Pfaehler and Eduardo Torres

Press releases   •   May 13, 2020 16:31 CEST

The new production of Goethe’s ‘Faust’, parts 1 and 2, by Andrea Pfaehler (director) and Eduardo Torres (eurythmy) will premiere at the Goetheanum from 10 to 12 July 2020. Two more performances will follow in July and one additional performance in October.

Coronavirus – restore balance by cooking with joy for all the senses: “When everyday life seems monotonous, it‘s time for a change”

Press releases   •   Apr 28, 2020 16:34 CEST

Even as the coronavirus measures restrict our lives, one place offers some balance: the kitchen. The meaningful activity of cooking, the involvement of children, the diverse sensory experiences, and the tasty dish can give us joie de vivre – and health.

Researchers are a part of research. New Leadership of the Natural Science Section at the Goetheanum

Press releases   •   Apr 14, 2020 16:16 CEST

Matthias Rang and Johannes Wirz are now leading the Natural Science Section at the Goetheanum. The two scientists, who have doctorates in physics and biology, will continue to develop the Goetheanistic approach of the Research Institute. Their research areas include optics and free will as well as genetics and bees.

Coronavirus – practical suggestions for online teacher conferences: “You have to listen more intensely”

Press releases   •   Apr 09, 2020 10:26 CEST

Teachers are currently communicating not only with their students and parents exclusively via internet, but also with each other – and that mostly via a computer screen. The Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum has expanded their tips for school life during the time of the coronavirus to include suggestions for conducting video teacher conferences.

Coronavirus – practical suggestions for distanced-learning at home: “Teaching is a relationship-based profession”

Press releases   •   Apr 02, 2020 07:00 CEST

Due to the measures being taken against the Sars-CoV-2 virus, teachers and parents are now teaching children and adolescents via multimedia or directly at home. The Pedagogical Section at the Goetheanum publishes tips on individual relationship management, age-appropriate content, and how to include the full world of the senses and more on its blog.

A business is not a commodity. ‘Trustee Ownership’ should be easier to implement

Press releases   •   Jan 24, 2020 10:39 CET

More and more businesses want to take a new approach to ownership. Small and large businesses and start-ups have drawn up a draft law on trustee ownership in collaboration with Gerald Häfner, Leader of the Section for Social Sciences at the Goetheanum.

Art is necessary for life: New expert team in the Visual Art Section at the Goetheanum

Press releases   •   May 22, 2020 10:50 CEST

One of the tasks of the Visual Art Section at the Goetheanum is to create and communicate art in all its visual, tangible qualities. Christiane Haid, the new director of the section, has appointed a team of artists in order to meet the needs of this broad professional field.

“The source from which a being draws”. Eurythmy is an part of the new production of Goethe‘s ‘Faust 1 & 2’ at the Goetheanum

Press releases   •   Mar 19, 2020 18:19 CET

The new production of Goethe‘s ‘Faust 1 & 2’ at the Goetheanum is scheduled for 20 and 21 June (director: Andrea Pfaehler). Both the performance tradition and the fact that all productions combine acting with eurythmy are unique in the world.

Coronavirus: Goetheanum closed for guests but operations continue (Following the decisions of the Swiss Federal Council)

Press releases   •   Mar 18, 2020 15:29 CET

As a result of the decisions of the Swiss Federal Council on how to deal with the coronavirus, the Goetheanum is closed to the public until 19 April 2020. Internal operations will continue – bookings for events starting in May will continue to be processed.

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