A sniper sits on a house which could collapse at any moment. A young artist protects a circus that has been empty for a long time. A film-maker records the ruins of his city. A nurse searches for life in the corpses. Inhis first Berlin production, Ayham Majid Agha, artistic director of the recently founded Exile Ensemble at the Maxim Gorki Theatre, transforms Studio into a conflict zone in order to trace the uncanny connection between killing, loneliness and fragility.