Schwankhalle Bremen is a presentation and production venue for the indepenent performing arts. The building on the site of the former Remmer brewery was opened in 2003 and, until summer 2015, was operated and staged by various actors and clubs from the Bremen scene. Since its reopening under new management in September 2015, the Schwankhalle has been operating as a venue and working space for local, national and international projects and cooperations. It offers artists time, space and support for research, training and development. The Schwankhalle has two fully equipped theatres with a capacity of 120 and 80 seats, rehearsal stages and a guest apartment.