Reviews of past productions

If you’ve seen any of our productions it would be great if you could help us out by posting some reviews of them. It helps us to know what you like, plus the more reviews we get, the more it helps other people find us via search engines. Thanks so much. 🙏

Hanukkah – Meet The Cast

Rebecca Garron Chicago native Rebecca Garron has been acting, directing, doing voice-over work, and translating since she came to Germany in 1992. She founded the English-language Rover Rep Theater at Großneumarkt in 2003 and acted as artistic director until the theatre closed in 2013. She has won several awards for acting and directing, including, mostContinue reading “Hanukkah – Meet The Cast”

Hanukkah – Meet The Cast

Paul Baeyertz Paul Baeyertz is a pianist who has been working many years in Hamburg. He studied Music in his native New Zealand and in Australia. In New Zealand he worked in theatre, played in bands and worked as an arranger. In Germany he has worked as a repetiteur with ballet ensembles, including the HamburgContinue reading “Hanukkah – Meet The Cast”

Who was Isaac Bashevis Singer?

Our next production, Hanukkah, is an afternoon filled with music, short stories and traditional jam doughnuts. Our 3 short stories, read by Rebecca Garron, were written by the prolific Yiddish writer Isaac Bashevis Singer. But who was he? Here are 10 facts about him: 1. You will probably know him mostly as the author ofContinue reading “Who was Isaac Bashevis Singer?”

What is the history of Hanukkah?

Hanukkah is an 8-day long celebration of the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem in 165 BC following the victory of Jewish fighters over a huge Syrian army. The Temple, which had been taken over by Antiochus, ruler of the Syrians, had been violated and damaged. While the Jews were purifying and repairing the Temple,Continue reading “What is the history of Hanukkah?”