News

  • Members Forum meeting
    FEST Members are invited to attend a Zoom call on 22 February 2022. During this call, members will have the opportunity to meet new Committee members, discuss open topics and exchange views for 2022. The link to the Zoom meeting has been shared with the members. For more information please contact [email protected]
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  • Thank you, Jeff Book and Mike Riepl
    After eleven years in service as chairman and four years as vice-chairman of FEST, Jeff and Mike have decided to hand over the baton to a new chair. FEST would like to take this moment to express their gratitude, appreciation and respect for their achievements throughout this time. As actor and director Jeff has put […]
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  • New committee for 2022 elected
    FEST has held its Annual General Meeting online and elected a new committee. It consists of the following members: Chair: Naomi ChakwinVice-Chair: Amanda IfeTreasurer: Gulmira JumayevaSecretary:  Alice ThomasOrdinary Member: Jim Phetterplace, Jr. We would like to thank all those who participated in the voting and assisted in the process. An especial thank-you goes out to […]
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  • Places available for Online Intro to Directing course
    You can still enroll in the Online Intro to Directing course FEST is offering through the FEST Academy. The course Acting for Beginners is sold out. We will offer the Acting Workshop: Scene Study and Acting the Cold Reading again later in the year. Watch this space for updates. You can express your interest by […]
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  • Happy Holidays!
    FEST would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We hope you are all able to safely enjoy the festivities. A heartfelt thank you goes out to our audiences, who have supported us through another difficult year and our cast and creators who have kept the hope going […]
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  • FEST Academy introduces new courses
    FEST is launching four new courses starting in January 2022: Acting the Cold Reading, Scene Study, Acting for Beginners and Online Intro to Directing. The courses are open to everyone, and FEST members receive a discount. The classes are both in-person as well as online. Focus will be on scene analysis, audition tools, acting techniques and […]
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  • Short FEST presentation at Newcomers Network
    FEST will be giving a short presentation at the International Stammtisch in Frankfurt on 6th December 2021. Opening the evening with a short monologue performance will be long-standing FEST member Sandra Regenbogen. We are particularly eager to have FEST members present not just to show support, but also to mingle with guests and answer questions […]
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  • Only three Pinteresque shows to go – Buy your tickets now
    The last shows of our current Pinteresque production will be shown on 26, 27 and 28 November 2021 at the Kulturhaus Frankfurt. You can purchase your tickets on the website of Kulturhaus Frankfurt. Please bear in mind that the 2G Covid rule will be applied to these remaining shows.
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  • 2G rule for upcoming Pinteresque shows
    As of 25 November the 2G Covid rule is in force. FEST will therefore comply with it for the next Pinteresque shows on 26, 27 and 28 November 2021 at Kulturhaus Frankfurt. According to the rule, only vaccinated and recovered audience members will be admitted in the venue. Please bring along the required certificate along […]
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  • 3G regulation in place for Pinteresque production
    For the November FEST production Pinteresque – an evening of Harold Pinter we will apply the 3G regulation according to the current governmental rules in Hesse. This means that we can only admit audience members who are vaccinated, recovered or can present a negative PCR test. Please bring along the necessary certificate. For more and […]
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  • Tickets on Sale for Pinteresque – an evening of Harold Pinter
    You can now purchase your tickets for the current FEST production on the website of the Kulturhaus Frankfurt. The performance dates are 19, 20, 21, 26, 27 and 28 November 2021 at the Kulturhaus Frankfurt (Katakombe). We look forward to welcoming you to our production!
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