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"Sonett! So Nett! So Ned!"
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
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 Delicatessen
"Exposed: Secrets of the English Drama Group"
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 been written
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 Glauce,
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 scenes from classical Greek comedies and tragedies.
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, Bianca, is pretty, sweet, and
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 classic movie Dinner for one
 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 can you do if the
A Wilde Night at Christmas


Xmas Performance 2012
 

The English Drama Group revisits Oscar Wilde and his works.



 

 



 



 

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRR6Pfax1YSUo6pZv1p-BkhIXmdf34W
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 their married life into
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, the central heating
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 by Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler

Performed by Sandra Pendlebury
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 vows to her and
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 girl from next door, and Ted,
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 play along with him in order to expose
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. His agent, LilianTroy,
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 and the other young
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 might need for her new
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 at school, and spots. If only he could
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 time?

 


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 in the strict sense,
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 have come together
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 officers, cut off from
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 that the actions of a few women
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 this intrigue and the ensuing
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 young woman, and John, a helpless
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.

 



 



 



 
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 to this tragedy.
"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, Twelfth Night: Or, What You Will,
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 a satirical view of the traditional
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 boy from the black school, and