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Short Play Festival
Schauspielgruppe
Anglistisches Seminar
Universität Heidelberg

 
 
 

Plays:  

GROUP 1
25.06.: 11:00-13:00 (opening day)
26.06./ 30.06./ 05.07. at 20:00

Not Amused - Comedy/Farce
Characters and Cast:
The Muse - Denis Schröder
Author:
Monika Hartenauer
Director: Tina Hüther
Teaser: “Poets!”

Actually Quite Normal - Tragicomedy
Characters and Cast:
Dan - Martin Zettersten
Sue - Carina Pfau
Dr. Flick - Ivana Banovic
Director and Author: Anne Fichtelmann
Teaser: "Not the only freak around"

Rope-A-Dope – Drama
Cast:
Alix Christen
Michael Heger
Jonas Hock
Director: Oliver Thomas
Author: Nicolas Bachofner
Teaser: "Blud, what's going on? You alright? You look completely blown away. Though that was only a small one. Gotta love that stuff, wipes you off your feet like proper straight!"

Realities - "A sort of funny" tragedy
Characters and Cast:
She 1 - Barbara Krzoska
He 1 -   Max Diehm
She 2 - Caroline Gaunt
He 2 -   Johannes Suess
Author and Director: Nadja Seitz
Teaser: "You'll need to pay more than money to make things right. You can't make them right. I can't. Fuck, no one ever can."

A Friend - Drama
Characters and Cast:
Mark - Thomas Kirchner

Sarah  - Sarah Ulrich

Anne - Katrin Pfändler

Ralph - Jan Enss

Author and Director: Petra Schwab
Teaser:
"Oh, yeah, little Paul. Paul Cooper I think… yeah… he still had braces at the prom… God knows what happened to him… HE probably wouldn’t have started an affair with his best friend’s girlfriend."

A Horse and Two Goats - A Postcolonial Short Story
Characters and Cast:
The American - Ann-Marie Keane 
Muni - Sarah Belusa 
Director:  Simone Falk
Author: Original short story written by R.K. Narayan (Copyright (c) 1965 by R. K. Narayan); first published in The New Yorker.  It has been adapted for the stage by Elise Kranepuhl with the approval of the Estate of R. K. Narayan.
Adapted by:
Elise Kranenpuhl
Teaser:
“Do you understand English at all? Is that Tamil that you’re speaking?”

GROUP 2
25.06.: 14:00-16:00 (opening day)
27.06./ 01.07./ 06.07. at 20:00

There’s Someone in the Habit of Hitting Me on the Head with an Umbrella - Satire
Cast:

Lea Herfs
Saskia Lindemann
Director:

Annemieke Drummen
Author:
Fernando Sorrentino (original title: "There’s a man in the habit of hitting me on the head with an umbrella", 1972)
Adapted for the stage by:
Lea Herfs
Teaser: "Could you please stop?"

Happily Ever After - Drama
Characters and Cast:
Ashley - Carina Pfau
Phillip - Jörg Wiedmaier
Author and Director:
Katrin Güthlein
Teaser: "Do you remember how you were wearing these shoes on our first date?"

(Not) Allowed-to-Know - Tragic comedy
Characters and Cast:
Bile Hood - Amir Eid
Allan Lesny –Alexander Bluhm
Paula Hood-McPool - Steffanie Grynaeus
Mrs Acsalaw: Caroline Caunt
Sweeny - Christian Soeder
Woman one - Anne Fichtelmann
Woman two - Katrin Güthlein
Author and Director:
Sylvia Mieskes
Teaser: This is the last time I'll ask you this question: What's his weakness, Sweeny?- Women.

Ménage à trois - Drama
Characters and Cast:
Sarah - Katharina Soherr
Martina - Stefanie Duemig
Olivia - Nicole Menge
Author: Elke Zenker
Director:Andre-Claude Clapson with the participation of Jeff Silence
Production: Sara Dawood, Nicole Menge
Teaser: "We’re just moving in together. And you’re coming, too."

Family affairs - Drama
Characters and Cast:
Mother - Katharina Soherr
Sarah - Stefanie Duemig
Diana - Sara Dawood
Selina - Nicole Menge
Author: Sara Dawood
Director:
Andre-Claude Clapson with the participation of Jeff Silence
Production: Sara Dawood, Nicole Menge
Teaser: "She controls our whole life. I can’t breathe at home.”

Rendevous - Comedy
Characters and
Cast: 
Jean-Pierre - Amir Eid
Flora - Simone Falk
Susan - Sarah Belusa
Waiter - Amir Mohsenpour
Director: Almuth Schäfer
Author:
Katharina Happes
Teaser:
"...and now I've met you, a real Frenchman. Lucky me."

GROUP 3
25.06.: 18:00-20:00 (opening day)
28.06./ 02.07./ 07.07. at 20:00

Wake up! - Comedy
Cast:

Gregor Hollender
Cila Brosius
Thomas Kirchner
Max Diehm
Author and Director: Michael Stötter
Teaser: "Not telling you!"

Frankenstein Lives! - A dramatic discussion about science
Characters and Cast:

Prof. F. Victorious, a modern scientist - Mike Shiels
Mary, a middle-aged writer - Kirsten Hertel
Director:
Johannes Süss
Author: Kirsten Hertel
Teaser: She wanted it this way; she did that to me; she is my creator.”

--no longer available--
Characters and Cast:
----Jonas Hock
----Nadja Seitz
----Nadja Bechtold
Author and Director:
Antonija Cavcic
Teaser:
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The Editor - Comedy 
Characters and Cast:
Mr White - Jeff Silence 
Mrs Schwartz - Liridone Nikqi
Frau Heger - Caroline Gaunt

Ms Stone - Almuth Schäfer
Author:
Amanda Emanuel Smith
Director: Antoine Verleih
Teaser:
"Suddenly nobody wanted to act Shakespeare, everbody wanted to be Shakespeare, and everyone needed an Editor. And now I'm left to edit lousy plays by lousy writers."

The Therapeutic Hour -Drama
Characters and Cast: 
Ken - Jonas Hock
Jane - Nadja Seitz
Author:
Steven Bloom
Director:
Antoine Verleih
Teaser:
"I already told you, I don't do kinky."

GROUP 4
25.06.: 21:00-23:00 (opening day)

29.06./ 03.07./ 08.07. at 20:00

The Delivery - Virtual satire
Characters and Cast:
Mr. Moore – Gabriel Nonnenmacher
Robin – Gregor Hollender
Amazon Deliverer – Lisa Bertz
Pizza Deliverer – Antoni Rucinski
Author and Director: Antonija Cavcic
Teaser: " Brand new, blah blah blah euro.Blah blah day delivery. Bingo. Add to cart. Pay now.Your delivery has been processed. Cool."

Subconscious Awareness - Drama
Characters and Cast:
Jason Smith - Martin Zettersten
B lack Guy - Ingo Reinhard
Therapist - Stephanie Grynaeus
Student 1 - Gaugau Zhang
Student 2 - Elena Gultschenko
Student 3 - Johanna Roller

Author and Director: Duygu Yilmaz
Teaser: "Yes, exactly. Still his dirty Jeans, his torn up white shirt. His face was bloody, as always...so were his clothes. Dirty, torn up...he just kept looking at me."

Deliverance - Satire/black comedy
Characters and cast:

Immigrants - Wilfried Domainko, William Ledbetter, Shubei Wang, Lisa Bertz, Antoni Rucinski
Officers 1,2,3 – Sarah Ulrich, Alix Christen, Alice Williams
Death – Jörg Wiedmaier
Author and Director: Antonija Cavcic
T
easer: "Closed for Mandatory Morning Tea"

Michael, Out of Shape - Satire
Characters and Cast:
Unity - Marina Machauer
Michael - Michael Heger
Director and Author: Jörg Wiedmaier
Teaser:
"Our family has always been a bunch of greedy bastards"

Crime without Victim - Victim without Crime - A drama of conflicting legal and moral interests
Characters and Cast:
Police Sergeant - Johannes Süss
Police Officer - Jakob Möritz 
Driver -  Désirée Link
Guy - Martin  Zettersten
Director:
Sarah Belusa Author: Dominique Ehrler
Teaser: “Crime without victim - victim without crime”

Aloona - Fantasy
Characters and Cast:
Liz - Ellena Heinz 
Abo - Jan Enss
Mehoona - Anne Fichtelmann

Vivi - Lisa Maria Voigt

Director and Author: Lea Herfs
Teaser: "She can see us!"

 

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Page last reviewed on:
Di., 7 Juni, 2011