2018-2019

The 2018-2019 Season

BLOC: The Sorcerer (23-26 May 2019)

The Sorcerer – An Original Modern Comic Opera
by W.S. Gilbert & Arthur Sullivan

Stage Director – Angela and Tony Lowe, Music Director – Lionel Bams

Come and join us in the English village of Ploverleigh,
where the vicar’s tea is going to cause quite a stir!

Has the Sorcerer added a dash of magic to the pot?
Is there trouble brewing? Is it all a storm in a teacup, or something much more exciting …?

This family-friendly show will charm and delight you, and its magical melodies will leave you spellbound!

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 20:00
Friday, 24 May 2019, 20:00
Saturday, 25 May .2019, 14:30 & 20:00
Sunday, 26 May 2019, 14:30
at De Bosuil Cultural Centre in Overijse.

For more information and tickets, see the BLOC website.

ITG: Faster and Slower 14 & 16 June

The ITG is holding auditions for Faster and Slower by Vincent Eaton, one half of our autumn double-bill of new writing. (On stage 9-13 Oct 2018)

Faster and Slower is a dark comedy set in the near future. An ageing couple spend their time together peacefully, if slightly antagonistically. The arrival of some news creates some unexpected twists and turns…

Where and when?

Thursday 14 June 2018 at 19.30 at the Warehouse, rue Waelhem 73
Saturday 16 June 2018 at 14.00 at the Warehouse, rue Waelhem 73

Characters:

We are looking to cast the following characters:

– a woman of retirement age or beyond
– a man of retirement age or beyond
– a younger woman (under 40)

Please let us know (itg.asbl@gmail.com) if you would like to audition but cannot attend any of the scheduled auditions.

We’re looking forward to seeing you there!

BLOC: Kiss Me, Kate (21-24 Nov 2019)

Kiss Me, Kate
Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter, Book by Sam and Ella Spewack

Stage Director – Diana Morton-Hooper, Music Director – Vivienne McKay

It’s Baltimore. It’s 1950. Two New York gangsters are chasing Bill’s gambling debt … but from Fred, who has troubles of his own with rehearsals for Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew. It stars Lilli, his ex, and he still loves her…
Don’t miss BLOC’s live orchestra & famous Cole Porter songs like ‘Another Opening, Another Show’, ‘Wunderbar’, ‘Too Darn Hot’, ‘Brush Up Your Shakespeare’.
A show for all the family.

Thursday, 21 November May 2019, 20:00
Friday, 22 November 2019, 20:00
Saturday, 23 November .2019, 14:30 & 20:00
Sunday, 24 November 2019, 14:30
at Auderghem Cultural Centre, Bvd du Souverain 183, 1160.

For more information and tickets, see the BLOC website.

ETC: Lessons In Love (26-30 Nov 2019)

ETCetera presents Lessons In Love, an evening of 2 classic European plays.

26th to 30th November 2019: 20.00

La Leçon’ d’Eugène Ionesco, mise en scène: Alexandre Diaconu.

Une jeune étudiante, enthousiaste et de bonne humeur, arrive chez son nouveau professeur. Elle est impressionnée, lui aussi. Au cours de la leçon, les relations évoluent, d’une manière inattendue…

With surtitles in English.

The Lover’ by Harold Pinter, directed by Hugh Dow.

A married couple. Respectable, even sterile. Except – she has a lover! The husband is complicit. He vacates the house when the lover visits. Or does he?

Surtitré en français.

Venue: Warehouse Theatre, rue Waelhem 69A, 1030 Bxl

Tickets: €16 (5-9 tickets @ €14, 10+ @ €12)

Book: tickets.etcetera@gmail.com Tel: 0474 282 438

www.europeantheatreclub.eu

BSS: Our Country’s Good (19-23 March 2019)

BSS presents ‘Our Country’s Good’ by Timberlake Wertenbaker
Directed by Joanna Jack

Special group discount price of €10 for groups of 5+

After the novel ‘The Playmaker’ by Thomas Keneally, Timberlake Wertenbaker’s dramatisation won her an Olivier Award, six Tonys and ‘Best New Foreign Play’ award from the New York Drama Critics’ Circle.

Based on real events – the staging by convicts and officers of 18th C. dramatist George Farquhar’s ‘The Recruiting Officer’ – follow the progress of the first Convict Fleet to Australia. Discover with us whether theatre brings social cohesion and the birth of a new society…for better or worse, for the newcomers and indigenous peoples.

Tuesday 19th to Saturday 23rd of March, 8pm
and Saturday 23rd at 3 pm

Theatre: Theatral Scarabaeus, Rue Creuse, Schaerbeek
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Tickets: €20, students/under 18: €15, group of 5+ (adults and/or students/under 18): €10!