Performing English language theatre in Geneva, Switzerland since 1933

The Geneva English Drama Society provides a diverse theatre programme with a wide variety of styles and periods. A typical season includes 3-4 full stage productions and 20 fortnightly staged playreadings, plus workshops and social events. The play readings normally attract 50-100 people, and provide onstage roles for both experienced and aspiring actors.


Dancing at Lughnasa
by Brian Friel

Directed by Charles Slovenski

Théâtre de l'Espérance, Geneva
3-7 March 2015


Cathy Boyle Kate
Andrew Brookes Jack
Viki Lazar Chris
Catherine Monagle Agnes
Daire O'Doherty Gerry
Gemma Parkes Maggie
Colin Paterson Michael
Béibhinn Regli Rose

Some written comments we have received:
"That was a splendid evening you gave us. Everything about Dancing at Lughnasa was totally absorbing and convincing, - acting, blocking, casting and set, no weak link at all, and that points to brilliant direction."

"Amazing performance. Outstanding! !"

"Thanks to all, and particularly Charles Slovenski, for a wonderful theatrical experience on Friday."

"Well done! We all had a terrific time last night. Beautiful play with
excellent acting! Fantastic set and so well directed. The mood was
just perfect. Colourful shades of fun, sadness, poignancy and







14 March 2015

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