A Song at Twilight

by Noël Coward


Fri 7 Oct 2022
Fri 14 Oct 2022
Sat 15 Oct 2022

Fri 28 Oct 2022
Sat 29 Oct 2022

Fri 4 Nov 2022
Sat 5 Nov 2022

at 7.30 pm

Kleine Buehne, Bleichstrasse 28, 35390 Giessen

Die Aufführung erfolgte durch besondere Vereinbarung mit Concord Theatricals GmbH im Auftrag von Samuel French Ltd.

About the Author

Noël Coward (1899-1973) is well known for his comedies such as Blithe Spirit and Private Lives, both performed at former venues of the Keller Theatre. The current play was written in 1965 as part of A Suite in Three Keys, all three pieces set in the same hotel and with the same waiter.
Noël Coward played Hugo in the 1966 London production. It was to be one of his last roles.

Synopsis

This bittersweet comedy is the story of a cosmopolitan author, Hugo, caught in his declining years between two women, one being his wife of twenty years, the other, one of his former loves. The former flame, Carlotta, produces some old love letters which she is about to turn over to a biographer. Hugo is dead set against it, for it would compromise his reputation. Carlotta then plays her trump card, which is even more threatening.

Cast

Hilde Latymer

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Aliye Inceöz

Felix, a waiter

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Jannik Schurmann

Hugo Latymer

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Martin P. Koob

Carlotta Gray

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Elizabeth Regan

Creative Team

Directors

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Martin P. Koob, Rosemary Bock

Light, sound, set design

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Lothar Silbe

Light and sound operators

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Nikolaus Flechtner, Lothar Silbe

 “Lunarithm” poster motif

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Luna-Maria Silbe, aged 17½ months

Props, Costumes

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The Cast, Crew and friends of the Keller Theatre

Press

Pictures