Groups

FEATS participating groups

These groups are on the rota from which the 12 groups are selected to take part in the annual FEATS festival.


AATG  

AATG

 

The Hague, Netherlands

 

 

  • Lesley Robertson, chair; Evonne Dunne, FEATS representative
  • Web site
  • Actors Workout  

    Actors Workout

     

    Munich

    Actors Workout

     

     

  • Peter Bishop
  • Web site
  • ATC  

    ATC

     

    Brussels, Belgium

    American Theatre Company

     

     

  • Kerry Lydon, president
  • Web site
  • ACTS  

    ACTS

     

    Stuttgart, Germany

    Anglophone Collaborative Theatre of Stuttgart

     

     

  • Stuart Marlow
  • Web site
  • The Bonn Players  

    The Bonn Players

     

    Bonn, Germany

    Formerly the British Embassy Players, Bonn

     

     

  • Kathleen Schroers
  • Web site
  • BATS  

    BATS

     

    Antwerp, Belgium

    British American Theatrical Society

     

     

  • Pat Arn, FEATS representative
  • Web site
  • Brussels Shakespeare Society  

    Brussels Shakespeare Society

     

    Brussels, Belgium

     

     

  • Jonathan Goldsmith, chairman
  • Web site
  • CATS  

    CATS

     

    Rheindahlen, Germany

     

     

  • Tricia Roberts
  • Web site
  • CTC  

    CTC

     

    Copenhagen, Denmark

    Copenhagen Theatre Circle

     

     

  • Frank Theakston
  • Web site
  • ECC  

    ECC

     

    Brussels, Belgium

    English Comedy Club

     

     

  • Sue Botterell, chair; Andy Ing, FEATS contact
  • Web site
  • Ensemble Free Theater Norway  

    Ensemble Free Theater Norway

     

    Oslo, Norway

    Ensemble Free Theater Norway

     

     

  • Brendan McCall, director
  • Web site
  • Entity Theatre  

    Entity Theatre

     

    Munich, Germany

    Entity Theatre e.V.

     

     

  • Web site
  • ESOC Theatre Group  

    ESOC Theatre Group

     

    Darmstadt, Germany

     

     

  • Mark Grundy, chairman
  • Web site
  • FEST  

    FEST

     

    Frankfurt, Germany

    Frankfurt English Speaking Theatre

     

     

  • Jeff Book, chairman;
    Wendy Jane Jones, FEATS representative
  • Web site
  • GEDS  

    GEDS

     

    Geneva, Switzerland

    Geneva English Drama Society

     

     

  • Neil-Jon Morphy
  • Web site
  • Hamburg Players  

    Hamburg Players

     

    Hamburg, Germany

     

     

  • Valerie Doyle, chairperson
  • Web site
  • Het Homerostheater  

    Het Homerostheater

     

    The Hague, Netherlands

     

     

  • Web site
  • In Players International  

    In Players International

     

    Amsterdam, Netherlands

     

     

  • Henny Vos, chairperson
  • Web site
  • IDEA  

    IDEA

     

    Dordrecht, Netherlands

    International Drama Group of English-Speaking Associates

     

     

  • Leo Finn, chairman
  • Web site
  • ITG  

    ITG

     

    Brussels, Belgium

    Irish Theatre Group

     

     

  • Róısín Dore
  • Web site
  • LWTC  

    LWTC

     

    Lucerne, Switzerland

    Lucerne World Theater Company

     

     

  • Charlie Hartmann-Lucarotti
  • Web site
  • NEAT  

    NEAT

     

    Stuttgart, Germany

    New English American Theater

     

     

  • Sophie Kränzle
  • Web site
  • NWTC  

    NWTC

     

    Luxembourg

    New World Theatre Club

     

     

  • Deborah Fulton-Anderson
  • Web site
  • Ostensibles  

    Ostensibles

     

    Osnabrück, Germany

    Formerly OADS, Osnabrück Amateur Dramatics Society

     

     

  • Roy Wickham
  • Web site
  • Semi-Circle  

    Semi-Circle

     

    Basel, Switzerland

     

     

  • Sue Newstead, President and FEATS liaison
  • Web site
  • Stockholm Players  

    Stockholm Players

     

    Stockholm, Sweden

     

     

  • Adam O’Neil, chairman; Tom Howland, FEATS co-ordinator
  • Web site
  • Tagora  

    Tagora

     

    Strasbourg, France

     

     

  • David Crowe, chairman; Julia Whitham, FEATS co-ordinator
  • Web site
  • Theater de WAANzin  

    Theater de WAANzin

     

    Ghent, Belgium

     

     

  • Dirk Crommelinck
  • Web site
  • TIE  

    TIE

     

    Brussels, Belgium

    Theatre in English/Theatre in Education

     

     

  • Lynne Vaughan
  • Web site
  • TLS  

    TLS

     

    Frankfurt, Germany

    Theatre Language Studio

     

     

  • Web site
  • Turin Theatre Company  

    Turin Theatre Company

     

    Turin, Italy

     

     

  • Web site
  • University Players  

    University Players

     

    Hamburg, Germany

    University Players, Hamburg

     

     

  • Web site
  • Village Players  

    Village Players

     

    Lausanne, Switzerland

     

     

  • Heather Gavin
  • Web site
  • Other groups in continental Europe

    English-language theatre groups that may or may not have had contact with the FEATS organisation, but which have not participated in the annual festival


    Anglo-Irish Theatre Group  

    Anglo-Irish Theatre Group

     

    Tübingen, Germany

     

     

  • David Hegarty
  • Web site
  • Eclectic Theatre  

    Eclectic Theatre

     

    Dresden, Germany

     

     

  • Vicky Arnold
  • Web site
  • English Theatre Group of Zug  

    English Theatre Group of Zug

     

    Zug, Switzerland

     

     

  • Web site
  • Finn-Brit Players  

    Finn-Brit Players

     

    Helsinki, Finland

     

     

  • Bruce Marsland
  • Web site
  • Footslog English Language Theatre  

    Footslog English Language Theatre

     

    Hamburg, Germany

     

     

  • Simon Storey
  • Web site
  • Gay Beggars  

    Gay Beggars

     

    Basel, Switzerland

     

     

  • c/o Englisches Seminar, Nadelberg 6, CH-4051 Basel
  • Web site
  • Geneva Amateur Operatic Society  

    Geneva Amateur Operatic Society

     

    Geneva, Switzerland

     

     

  • Web site
  • Greek Island Thespians  

    Greek Island Thespians

     

    Alonissos, Greece

    Including GITs is stretching the definition of “continental Europe”. However, it is within the spirit of the definition, which is intended to encompass the “non-English-speaking” countries in Europe: that is, the continent, excluding the UK and Ireland.

     

     

  • Philippa Smith
  • Web site
  • International Players  

    International Players

     

    Paris, France

     

     

  • Web site
  • Lisbon Players  

    Lisbon Players

     

    Lisbon, Portugal

     

     

  • Keith Davies, chairman
  • Web site
  • Madrid Players  

    Madrid Players

     

    Madrid, Spain

     

     

  • Web site
  • Pirate Productions  

    Pirate Productions

     

    Luxembourg

     

     

  • Neil Johnson, chairman
  • Web site
  • Riviera Amateur Dramatic Association  

    Riviera Amateur Dramatic Association

     

    Mougins, France

     

     

  • Web site
  • Roadside Theater  

    Roadside Theater

     

    Heidelberg, Germany

     

     

  • Web site
  • Round Tower Players  

    Round Tower Players

     

    Luxembourg

    Ceased activity.

     

     

    Thespians Anonymous  

    Thespians Anonymous

     

    Helsinki, Finland

     

     

  • Johanna Birkstedt
  • Web site
  • Upstage  

    Upstage

     

    Berne, Switzerland

     

     

  • Chris Fuhrer-Fries, president; Rilla Gilgen, secretary
  • Web site
  • ZCC  

    ZCC

     

    Zurich, Switzerland

    Zurich Comedy Club

     

     

  • Ray Baer, president
  • Web site
  • Ex-FEATS groups

    For historical interest we list here groups that took part in FEATS at some point in its history but which, as far as we know, are no longer in existence. (It is possible that some of the UK-based groups, now excluded from FEATS, are still in good health.)


    Alliance Players, AFCENT  

    Alliance Players, AFCENT

     

    Brunssum, Netherlands

     

     

    Alternative Theatre Group of Herford  

    Alternative Theatre Group of Herford

     

    Herford, Germany

     

     

    Andorra Circle Theatre  

    Andorra Circle Theatre

     

    Andorra

     

     

    Ariel Theatre Guild  

    Ariel Theatre Guild

     

    Rheindahlen, Germany

     

     

    Braunschweig Players  

    Braunschweig Players

     

    Braunschweig, Germany

     

     

    Drama Group of Monaco  

    Drama Group of Monaco

     

    Monte Carlo, Monaco

     

     

    The Earl of Verulam’s Men  

    The Earl of Verulam’s Men

     

    The Hague, Netherlands

     

     

    ESTEC Escape Players  

    ESTEC Escape Players

     

    Noordwijk, Netherlands

     

     

    ESU Players  

    ESU Players

     

    Munich

     

     

    Fontenoy Players  

    Fontenoy Players

     

    Paris, France

     

     

    Gütersloh Theatre Workshop  

    Gütersloh Theatre Workshop

     

    British Forces Germany

     

     

    Highbury Theatre Centre  

    Highbury Theatre Centre

     

    Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom

    Billed as the Highbury Little Theatre in 1981

     

     

    Kent Players  

    Kent Players

     

    British Forces Germany

     

     

    Laarbruch Theatre Club  

    Laarbruch Theatre Club

     

    Laarbruch, Germany

     

     

    LEST  

    LEST

     

    Leiden, Netherlands

    Leiden English-Speaking Theatre

     

     

  • Lindy Melman
  • Lindsey Little Theatre  

    Lindsey Little Theatre

     

    Wiesbaden, Germany

     

     

    Little Theater of Geneva  

    Little Theater of Geneva

     

    Geneva, Switzerland

     

     

    Little Theatre Club  

    Little Theatre Club

     

    RAF Wildenrath, Germany

     

     

    MΩΣACT  

    MΩΣACT

     

    Maastricht, Netherlands

    MΩΣACT is now “Out of Attica”. See above.

     

     

    Out of Attica  

    Out of Attica

     

    Athens, Greece

    formerly MΩΣACT (Maastricht, Netherlands)

     

     

  • Marq Riley
  • Web site
  • Phoenix Theatre Group  

    Phoenix Theatre Group

     

    Herford, Germany

     

     

    RAMD  

    RAMD

     

    British Forces, Germany

    Rheindahlen Association for Music and Drama

     

     

    RATS  

    RATS

     

    British Forces Germany

    Rhine Army Theatre Society

     

     

    South London Theatre Centre  

    South London Theatre Centre

     

    London, United Kingdom

     

     

    Welton Theatre Club  

    Welton Theatre Club

     

    Laarbruch, Germany