News from the School

We are talking about the future and cosmic human being
10 September 2019

We are talking about the future and cosmic human being

The first Waldorf School opened in Stuttgart 100 years ago. There are now 1,180 Waldorf schools worldwide. Why was – and still is – the Waldorf School so successful? An interview with Pedagogical ...

Art trainings merging
29 August 2019

Art trainings merging

Three artistic training programmes – a eurythmy training, a speech training and a painting school – have merged in St Petersburg (RU). Some of the students come from some distance away, this year ...

Two exhibitions
29 August 2019

Two exhibitions

In the autumn the Visual Art Section will hold both an exhibition of Georgian artists and a sales exhibition at the Goetheanum.

Alumni meeting
29 August 2019

Alumni meeting

From 1 to 5 July the first Goetheanum Studies alumni meeting took place at the Goetheanum. The gathering took the form of a study week on the consciousness soul.

Healing the wounds of Europe
03 July 2019

Healing the wounds of Europe

World War One represented a deep trauma for the soul of Europe, the effects of which we are still living with. A conference in London on 14 and 15 September will focus on ways of healing these wounds.

The Soul of Europe
03 July 2019

The Soul of Europe

From 23 to 25 August the tenth Soul of Europe conference – Facing Europe’s Challenges – will take place in Brussels be (in German, English and French).

At the threshold
03 July 2019

At the threshold

From 6 to 8 December a conference will take place at the Goetheanum that is dedicated to questions regarding the threshold between life and death. Its title is Soul Courage and Self-Transformation ...

New managing director
03 July 2019

New managing director

In April, Thomas Didden became managing director at Verlag am Goetheanum (Goetheanum Press). Christiane Haid will continue as programme manager.

All four Mystery Dramas
03 July 2019

All four Mystery Dramas

All four Mystery Dramas by Rudolf Steiner will be performed as part of the conference ‹Spirituality – Fear and Health› from 29 July to 4 August 2019.

​Launch of the Goetheanum Leadership School in Autumn
03 June 2019

​Launch of the Goetheanum Leadership School in Autumn

The Goetheanum Leadership School is aimed at self mastery as a prerequisite for the management of companies and groups as well as for the exercise of social responsibility. The founders include ...

Fear and health
29 May 2019

Fear and health

At the forthcoming summer conference at the Goetheanum, from 29 July to 4 August, on Spirituality, Fear and Health the Goetheanum Stage will perform Rudolf Steiner’s Mystery Dramas.

What is our global attitude to vaccinating?
29 May 2019

What is our global attitude to vaccinating?

On 15 April 2019 the Medical Section and the International Association of Anthroposophical Medical Societies (IVAA) responded to multiple requests from anthroposophic physicians and published a ...

Acting from the heart
29 May 2019

Acting from the heart

«Courage» was the theme and title of an international student conference at the Goetheanum from 23 to 27 April. Around 650 students from more than thirty countries shared their thoughts on courage ...

Always developing
29 May 2019

Always developing

Since 2017, a team of young researchers has put this question to their generation peers: What would the world look like in 2030 if what lives within you becomes a reality? What will you do to make ...

Social Threefolding
01 May 2019

Social Threefolding

Impulse for the Future: A Hundred Years of Social Threefolding was the title of a conference that brought 650 people to Stuttgart (DE) from 5 to 7 April.

World Educators' Conference
01 May 2019

World Educators' Conference

More than 1000 Waldorf educators took part in the International Early Childhood Conference Inner Freedom – Social Responsibility. Finding Paths to a Human Future, which was hosted by the ...

Pain therapy
29 March 2019

Pain therapy

From 13 to 17 February a Medical Conference on anthroposophic pain therapies organized by the Medical Section took place at Wellington University (NZ).

Faust 2020
29 March 2019

Faust 2020

On 20 February, the Leadership team provided information on the planned new production of Faust 2020 at the Goetheanum – initially to be shown in a shortened version.

Meditation initiative
01 March 2019

Meditation initiative

On 10 and 11 February, twelve people prepared the network meeting of the Goetheanum Worldwide Meditation Initiative which will be held in Avignon (FR) from 11 to 14 July 2019.

New pharmaceutical impulses
01 March 2019

New pharmaceutical impulses

In January 2019 a group responsible for Anthroposophic Pharmacy was founded within the Medical Section.

‹Heartbeat› premiere
31 January 2019

‹Heartbeat› premiere

On 29 December the Goetheanum’s new Eurythmy Ensemble presented the premiere of its first programme: Heartbeat – Herzschlag – Latir del Corazón.

Land and Economy
29 January 2019

Land and Economy

The conference of the Section for Agriculture, to be held at the Goetheanum from 6 to 9 February, will focus on practice-oriented models of a sustainable and associative economy.

Documentation of the Goetheanum World Conference 2016
01 January 2017

Documentation of the Goetheanum World Conference 2016

Here you can find the documentation of the Goetheanum World Conference, which took place at the Goetheanum from 27 September to 1 October 2016.