Free Teaching Material with a Summary of each Play


How to get your free copy of the Teaching Material:

The English Theatre creates teaching material for each play, which is sent to schools in Hamburg and the surrounding areas. This material is available free of charge to anyone.

The material includes background information about the playwright, commentary about the play and a summary of the play followed by objective and interpretive questions. As soon as the Teaching Material becomes available there will be a link below for you to click on and download it. Hard copies of the material may also be obtained at the theatre's box office.

  • To receive teaching material for THE WOMAN IN BLACK click here
  • To receive teaching material for FUNNY BUSINESS click here.

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.