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					                   Department of German Studies




                   33rd ANNUAL GERMAN THEATRE
                      FESTIVAL & COMPETITION
       co-sponsored by the Goethe Institute Boston, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of
             Germany in Boston, Department of German Studies at Mount Holyoke College




                                      Schedule of Performances:
         The competition will begin promptly and proceed according to the following schedule:

9:15           Introduction & Welcome               Donna Van Handle & Mark Lauer
                                                    Department of German Studies

9:30           The Hartsbrook School                Momo
               (Hadley, MA)                         (Michael Ende's novel adapted by Karin Winter)

10:10          Brattleboro Union High School        Jenseits der Stille
               (Brattleboro, VT)                    (adaptation of Caroline Link's film screenplay)

10:30          The Governor’s Academy               The Newlywed Game
               (Byfield, MA)                        (original adaptation of the television game show)
10:50       Wellesley Middle School                  Gabi und Klaus
            (Wellesley, MA)                          (original play written by the students)

11:10       Wellesley High School                    Die Leiden des jungen Werthers
            (Wellesley, MA)                          (adaptation of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's novel)

11:30       Meadowbrook Waldorf School               Der Schweinehirt
            (West Kingston, RI)                      (Heide Atkins' adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's work)


12:00 INTERMISSION and LUNCH BREAK…………..
1:30        Mount Holyoke College                    Trümmerfrauen (not in competition)
            (South Hadley, MA)                       (original play written by Allison Lane '12)

1:50        Newburyport High School                  Familien-Duell
            (Newburyport, MA)                        (original play based on the game show Family Feud)

2:10        Falmouth Academy                         Dufte
            (Falmouth, MA)                           (based on a short film by Ingo Rasper)

2:30        German International School Boston       Ein Sommernachtstraum
            (Boston, MA)                             (Two scenes from the play by William Shakespeare)

2:50        North Kingstown High School              König Artur auf der Suche nach dem Heiligen Gral
            (North Kingstown, RI)                    (adaptation of selected scenes from the Monty Python film
                                                     written by the students)

3:10        Waldorf School of Garden City            Die Hochzeit
            (Garden City, NY)                        (inspired and loosely based on Bertolt Brecht's Die
                                                     Kleinbürgerhochzeit)

3:30        Connecticut College                      Was ist Deutsch?
            (New London, CT)                         (Frei nach dem Roman Macho Mann von Moritz Netenjakob)

3:50        Middlebury College                       Der grüne Kakadu
            (Middlebury, VT)                         (Final three scenes of the play by Arthur Schnitzler)

4:10        State University of New York at Oswego   Biedermann und die Brandstifter
            (Oswego, NY)                             (Scenes 5 and 6 from the play by Max Frisch)



        AWARDS CEREMONY (Donna Van Handle)
As always, this is a tight schedule with only 5 minutes allowed for setting up and striking sets. We
must insist that each group adhere to the schedule very closely. Thank you for your cooperation.


THE JUDGES WILL PENALIZE ANY PERFORMANCE EXCEEDING
FIFTEEN MINUTES!

				
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