How English-speaking theatre brings expats together

English-language drama clubs are thriving in Switzerland, keeping many expats in touch with their culture.

This content was published on January 9, 2018 - 11:00
Susan Misicka in Bern and Zurich

Switzerland is home to numerous amateur theatre groups that regularly stage performances in English. The most prolific ones put on two shows a year and host weekly play readings. What they all have in common is their desire to engage in and share a piece of their culture. This podcast takes us to a performance in Bern as well as a play reading and rehearsal (pictured below) in Zurich. 

Most of the clubs are concentrated around Basel, Lake Geneva and Zurich, but there are opportunities to experience and participate in English-language theatre in other places as well. 

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