Season 2019/2020

23 April 2020

OUTSIDE MULLINGAR by John Patrick Shanley

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Direction: Clifford Dean

 

American playwright John Patrick Shanley drew upon his Irish roots to write this dramatic romantic comedy. Set...

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13 February 2020

APOLOGIA by Alexi Kaye Campbell

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Direction: Paul Glaser

 

How do you defend the choices you’ve made in your life to your grown children? Can your professional life be...

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14 November 2019

FUNNY BUSINESS by Derek Benfield

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Direction: Robert Rumpf

 

If you like hilarious farce with a sophisticated plot, then this British offering is for you. The fun begins when...

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5 September 2019

THE WOMAN IN BLACK adapted by Stephen Mallatratt from a novel by Susan Hill

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Direction: Paul Glaser

 

This is one of London's biggest hits ever.  Adapted from Susan Hill's gothic novel, it has been scaring audiences...

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Derek Benfield's Hit FUNNY BUSINESS will open on 14 November. Previews are on 11, 12,...

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New Opening hours foyer

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we are happy to announce, that our foyer will open one hour before the show.

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Afternoon Tea Matinee

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Thank you very much for coming to our first Afternoon Tea Matinee. It was a truly...

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Latest Reviews

'meisterhaft in Szene gesetzt...gespielt von zwei großartigen Schauspielern...'

Die Auswärtige Presse e.V.

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'A grand performance and an unforgettable evening.' 

Die Auswärtige Presse e.V.

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'Gänsehautmomente - und am Ende stürmischer Applaus'

Hamburger Morgenpost

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'Wohlige Gruselstimmung'

Hamburger Morgenpost

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'Am English Theatre bannt "The Woman in Black" das Publikum'

Hamburger Morgenpost

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The English Theatre of Hamburg e.V. is a private, professional theatre, the first to be founded in the whole of Germany.

It is subsidized in part by the Hamburg Ministry of Culture and is a non-profit organization and a member of the Deutscher Bühnenverein. Enjoy one of our evening or daytime performances of an English language play. Our international audience includes students of English as well as native speakers.

We present distinguished plays of all genres in the original English on a professional basis in our efforts to contribute to international communication through language and the art of the theatre.