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Here you can find information, pictures and videos of our former productions. A table with links can also be found below.

Doubt: A Parable (2018)
Synopsis

“What do you do when you’re not sure?” So asks Father Flynn, the progressive and beloved priest at the St. Nicholas Church School in  the Bronx, in his sermon. It is 1964, and things are changing, to the chagrin of
Noonday Demons (2018)
Synopsis

Everyday at noon, in a cave somewhere in the deserts of Egypt, a demon possesses St. Eusibius and tempts him with wealth, lust and power and everytime Eusibius resists and breaks free. One day, however, another hermit,
Christmas Performance 2017: Fake Shakespeare!!!
 

"Come join us for our annual free Christmas performance!

December 12, 19:30, Hörsaal E.003, Unipark"





 

 
Sonett! So Nett! So Ned! (Xmas 2016)
Xmas Performance 2016
The English Drama Group Salzburg presents our annual 2016 Christmas performance, that as usually, has nothing to do with Christmas. This year our theme was Sonnets: The Masses, Love, and War.







PROGRAMME
Moving
On the Razzle (2016)
Tom Stoppard: "On the Razzle"
Tom Stoppard’s play „On the Razzle“ is a smart and fast farce based on Johann Nestroy’s „Einen Jux will er sich machen“.
When the cat's away, the mice will play. Such is the case at Herr Zangler's Fine
Exposed: Secrets of the English Drama Group (Xmas 2015)
Xmas Performance 2015
For our Christmas Performance 2015 we present a side of us that you've never seen before: what really goes on behind the scenes of the Drama Group!
All of the sketches have
Medea (2015)
Euripides: "Medea"
 

Medea, daughter of King Aeëtes of Colchis, has fled to Corinth with Jason after helping him against her father and brother. She and Jason have two sons. After many years, Jason decides to leave his wife and marry
My Big, Fat, Greek, Explosive Drama Night (Xmas 2014)
My Big, Fat, Greek, Explosive Drama Night
 
Xmas Performance 2014
 

In preparation for our big production of Euripides' Medea in May 2015, the English Drama Group Salzburg presents
The Taming of the Shrew (2014)

William Shakespeare: "The Taming of the Shrew"
 

Old Baptista Minola has two daughters: Katharina and Bianca. Katharina, the elder of the two, is a rough, loud, and temperamental shrew whilst the younger sister,
Dinner for ... more (Xmas 2013)
Dinner for one, two, three ... or more
 
Xmas Performance 2013
 

For the Christmas Performance 2013 the English Drama Group Salzburg presents dinner scenes from all around the world. Inspired by the loved
Noises Off (2013)
 Michael Frayn: "Noises Off"
 

No talent, little money and a lousy director. How can this play become a success? "Noises Off" is a comedy about the stage.
What happens if the roles and the private lives get entangled? What
A Wilde Night at Christmas (Xmas 2012)
A Wilde Night at Christmas


Xmas Performance 2012
 

The English Drama Group revisits Oscar Wilde and his works.



 

 



 



 

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Keeping Tom Nice (2012)
Lucy Gannon: "Keeping Tom Nice"
 

Doug and Winnie Davies have two children. Tom, a twenty-four year old severely disabled man and Charlotte (Charlie), his sister who is at university. Doug and Winnie have sacrificed all
Welfarewell (2011)
Cat Delaney: Welfarewell
 

Esmeralda Quipp, once a great Shakespearian actress, now 80 years old, is at her wits' end. Her pension can barely cover the cost of her medicines and pills, she is three months overdue with the rent,
Women (and a Man) on the Edge of a Nervous Breakdown! (Xmas 2010)
Women (and a Man) on the Edge of a Nervous Breakdown!
Xmas Performance 2010
 








Programme
 

1.Do NOT Inhale The Queen Of Diamonds !

from A Little Night Music
Henry's Wives (2010)
Aoise Stratford: "Henry's Wives"
 

After 500 years in purgatory, Catherina of Aragon believes that she has finally been given the chance to redeem her husband's soul from hell. All Henry VIII has to do is to renew his marriage
What I Did Last Summer (2009)
A.R. Gurney: "What I Did Last Summer"
 

Lake Erie, Buffalo, New York. Summer 1945. Charlie, a young teenager, is supposed to be studying Latin for his resit exam in October but it is summer and there is Bonnie, the
The Merry Wives of Windsor (2008)
William Shakespeare: "The Merry Wives of Windsor"
 

Sir John Falstaff arrives in Windsor short of money and conspires to seduce Mrs. Page and Mrs. Ford, the wives of two prominent Windsor citizens. The women
I Hate Hamlet (2007)
Paul Rudnick: "I Hate Hamlet"
 

Andrew Rally is a moderately successful television actor on the West Coast. When his TV series is cancelled, he decides to head for New York to improve his acting by attending theatre workshops.
After Juliet (2007)
Sharman Macdonald: "After Juliet"
 

After the tragic death of Romeo and Juliet a frail force holds between the Capulets and the Montagues. Can the young members of the two families who desire lasting peace keep lovely Rosaline
Kindertransport (2006)
Diane Samuels: "Kindertransport"
 

Evelyn is trying to help her daughter Faith with moving out, while the latter seems reluctant to actually go through with it. While the two women are searching the attic for things Faith
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole (2005)
Sue Townsend: "The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole"
 

As a British teenager, Adrian Mole is an unrecognised intellectual and poet suffering the traumas of first love, the threat of parental divorce, problems
Dead White Males (2004)
David Williamson: "Dead White Males"
 

Postmodernism versus liberal humanism—can an older male academic convert a young female student to a post-structural, post-patriarchal view of literature and seduce her at the same
Under Milk Wood (2003)
Dylan Thomas: "Under Milk Wood"
 

Dylan Thomas's text is a dreamlike, poetic portrayal of small-town life in Wales, its chief theme being the pervasive power of love in the manifold circumstances of life. There is no plot
Chamber Music (2002)
Arthur Kopit: "Chamber Music"
 

1938, an insane asylum. Eight women, who believe they are Gertrude Stein, Joan of Arc, Susan B. Anthony, Queen Isabella I of Spain, Constanze Mozart, Amelia Earhart, Pearl White and Osa Johnson
Our Country's Good (2001)
Timberlake Wertenbaker: "Our Country's Good"
 

1788, Sydney Cove, Australia - penal colony of the British Empire. A harsh world where convicts serve time for crimes ranging from petty theft to murder and where dispirited
Looking for Lysistrata (2000)
Aristophanes: "Looking for Lysistrata"
Translated by Dudley Fitts
 

When Lysistrata, Athenian housewife and mother, calls the women of Greece to a meeting in one of the public squares of Athens, nobody imagines
The Winter's Tale (1999)
William Shakespeare: "The Winter's Tale"
 

Leontes, the King of Sicilia, rashly accuses his pregnant queen, Hermione, of having committed adultery with his childhood friend Polixenes, the King of Bohemia.
It is with
Baby with the Bathwater (1998)
Christopher Durang: "Baby with the Bathwater"
 

The play revolves around Helen and John, a young married couple, and their new baby boy, Daisy. Thrown into parenthood at the deep end, both Helen, a highly strung
Dancing at Lughnasa (1997)
Brian Friel: "Dancing at Lughnasa"
 

Ballybeg, a small town in County Donegal, Ireland, August 1936. Michael Evans recounts a summer in his aunt's cottage, back when he was seven years old.

 



 
The Sea (1996)
Edward Bond: "The Sea"
 

East Anglia,1907, a small seaside community. A tempestuous storm rages on the sea and one of the most well-known and loved members of the community dies. The play explores the reactions of the villagers
From Shakespeare With Love (1995)
"From Shakespeare With Love"
 

A medley of love scenes from plays by William Shakespeare with music by Henry VIII and Cole Porter.
The plays included in the medley were Romeo and Juliet, The Taming of the Shrew,
"Transcending" and "Rites" (1994)


David Cregan: "Transcending"
This one-act play takes a critical look at family relationships within a conventional middle class framework, and draws attention to the inability to communicate effectively. It presents
My Children! My Africa! (1993)
Athol Fugard: "My Children! My Africa!"
 

In a South African country town in the Platteland an inter-school debate is taking place between Zolile High and Camdeboo Girls' High, and its starts a Thami Mbikwana, a

On this table you can see all the productions from our founding year 1967 up until our current production with links to plays that have material. (Unfortunately we do not have any saved materials yet from 1967-1989)

The years marked with an asterisk (*) are years were we have no information about whether a production took place or are unsure of the play  that was performed.

YearShow
2018Noonday Demons (by Peter Barnes)
2018Doubt A Parable (by John Patrick Shanley)
2017Dearly Departed (D. Bottrell and J. Jones))
2017 Fake Shakespeare!!! (Xmas Performance))
2016On the Razzle (T. Stoppard))
2016 “Sonett! So Nett! So Ned!” (Xmas Performance))
2015Medea (Euripides))
2015 “Exposed: Secrets of the English Drama Group”(Xmas Performance))
2014The Taming of the Shrew (W. Shakespeare))
2014My Big, Fat, Greek, Explosive Drama Night (Xmas Performance))
2013Noises Off (M. Frayn))
2013Dinner for … more (Xmas Performance))
2012Keeping Tom Nice (L. Gannon))
2012A Wilde at Christmas (Xmas Performance))
2011Welfarewell (C. Delaney))
2010Henry’s Wives (A. Stratford))
2009What I did last Summer (A.R. Gurney))
2008The Merry Wives of Windsor (W. Shakespeare))
2007I Hate Hamlet (P. Rudnick)
After Juliet (S. Macdonald) – Production in collaboration with Akzente Salzburg)
2006Kindertransport (D. Samuels))
2005The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole (S. Townsend))
2004Dead White Males (D. Williamson))
2003Under Milkwood (D. Thomas))
2002Chamber Music (A. Kopit))
2001Our Country’s Good (T. Wertenbaker))
2000Looking for Lysistrata )(Aristophanes))
1999The Winter’s Tale (W. Shakespeare)
1998Baby with the Bathwater (C. Durang))
1997Dancing at Lughnasa (B. Friel)
1996The Sea (E. Bond)
1995From Shakespeare with Love (medley from W. Shakespeare plays)
1994Transcending (D. Cragan)
Rites (M. Duffy)
1993My Children! My Africa! (A. Fugard)
1992*
1991A Slight Accident by James Saunders &
As Good as New by David Perry
1990*
1989Absurd Person Singular (A. Ayckborn)
1988*Polly Honeycombe (G. Colman)
1987The Real Inspector Hound (T. Stoppard)
1986Black Comedy (P. Shaffer)
1985Living Together (A. Ayckbourn)
1984The Mousetrap (A. Christie)
1983Death of Humpty Dumpty (G. Reid)
1982Blythe Spirit (N. Coward)
1981*Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (T. Williams
1980*The Importance of Being Earnest (O. Wilde)
1979Midsummer Mink (P. Coke)
1978Pygmalion (G.B. Shaw)
1977*The Playboy of the Western World (J. Synge)
1976Barnstable (J. Saunders)
The Man of Destiny (G.B. Shaw)
1975Juno and the Paycock (S. O’Casey)
1974Happy Birthday, Wanda June (K. Vonnegut)
1973Live Like Pigs (J. Arden)
1972Governor’s Lady (D. Mercer)
Gallow’s Humour (J. Richardson)
1971Loot (J. Orton)
1970The Crucible (A. Miller)
1969Arms and the Man (G.B. Shaw)
1968Glass Menagerie (T. Williams)
1967The Death of Bessie Smith (E. Albee)
The American Dream (E. Albee)

*If you are a former member, relative or friend of a former member, or were in the audience that year and have some information or even photos for us (also from productions we already know took place, but especially with the early ones information and photos are hard to come by) please get in touch with us. You can find the contact for our director and webmasters in the impressum.