New European plays for and about young people

Calendar

    Theatre Cafe Festival, York

    Youth Encounter, Berlin

    18/07/15

    Young people from each of the participant countries (Germany, Netherlands, Norway, and the UK) meet in Berlin for a week this summer to develop extracts of four new plays.

    Theatre Cafe 10a

    Theatre Cafe at the Danish Embassy, London

    16/10/15

    Theatre Café Festival 2014-15 wraps up in a one-day event focusing on Danish plays and hosted by the Danish Embassy in London.

From the blog

  1. Theatre Cafe Festival, York

    Welcome from Stefan Fischer-Fels and Henrik Adler

    Theatre Cafe has come to Berlin! In GRIPS Podewil on 2nd and 3rd of December is where you’ll find it.

  2. Peder Opstad photo cropped

    Q&A: Peder Opstad, Artistic Director of Grimsborken

    I always look for a good story, and I try to follow my gut feeling: Is this something that would be fun to do? Does it challenge me as an actor? If I were an audience, would I be willing to buy a ticket for this show?

  3. Oystein headshot Predictions cropped

    Welcome from Oystein Brager

    What is it like to be Musa, living his whole life in Germany as a Libanese, suddenly facing deportation because his family is in fact Turkish? What is it like being a 9 year old girl in Lisbon whose father has no work and can't afford to pay their bills anymore?

Featured Texts

    Theatre Cafe Festival, York

    Too Small To Be A Planet

    Adam Barnard
    United Kingdom

    Too Small To Be A Planet was originally written for Company of Angels’ playwriting project for schools, The Commissioners.

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    Human Flesh

    Roel Adam
    Netherlands

    This Dutch play will be presented at Theatre Cafe Berlin and Frankfurt in a new German translation by Rosemarie Still.

    Theatre Cafe Festival, York

    Beneath The Kindergarden

    Eirik Fauske
    Norway

    This Norwegian play will be presented at Theatre Cafe Festival Berlin and Frankfurt, in a new German translation by Geesche Wartemann.