Study Guide with a Summary of each Play


How to get your free download of the Study Guide:

The English Theatre creates study guides for each play. This material is intended for English teachers for educational purposes and is available free of charge online.  As soon as the study guide becomes available there will be a link below for you to click on to download it.

The material includes background information about the playwright, commentary about the play and a summary of the play followed by objective and interpretive questions. Hard copies of the material may also be obtained at the theatre's box office for € 1,50.

  • To receive study guide for SNAKE IN THE GRASS click here
  • To receive study guide for SHIRLEY VALENTINE 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.