Action Theatre

Doraine Green, Arne Nannestad

Fricktreppe 11, 3011 bern

Switzerland


Past Productions

OTHER THINGS

The incestuous Hansel and Gretel kill not only the witch for her money, but also the storyteller for telling the truth.

PORNOCCHIO

A sex doll comes to life and turns into a real plastic boy with the help of his fish Clit and his cat Labia.

KING LUDWIG WE LOVE YOU

4 actors play the mad Fairy Tale King of Bavaria, Richard Wagner, Lola Montez and the aunt who thought she was a piano.

EAST OF THE SUN, WEST OF THE MOON

Emperor Frederick II confronts Christians and Muslims as seen through the eyes of a bald Norwegian peasant girl.

LADY CHE

An aristocratic family performs their son’s agit prop play in which Marxine, a transvestite and the working class Brucist battle to become the first crucified martyr.

TRAVESTIE AUS LIEBE

4 holiday makers on a beach enact the deservedly forgotten poetic drama of George Pinkwell and in the process confront Unicorns, Douglas Sirk, Panama Lily and their innermost desires.

SUNNY EUROPE

A bus trip through non-touristy Europe at the end of which Camilla Nightingale, the British girl with her horse in a basket, dies.

NORA INTERRUPTUS

Ibsen’s Nora slams the door and is transported back to Byzantium as the whore who becomes the powerful Empress Theodora and proceeds to suppress both her husband and her son.

WAITING FOR CYRIL

History as seen by the obscure and noisy neighbours of Adam and Eve and their pet ant Cyril.

I LOVE YOU LOVE ME

Egos, communes and terrorists battle critics, secretaries and loo attendants.

MAGGIES GIRLS

4 cleaning women tell of life PM (Pre Maggie) and AM (After Maggie) in song and dance.

KILLING TIME

A Swiss butcher and his family confront the threat of nuclear extinction by joining a sect advocating suicide and to get reborn as  insects and thus surviving the bomb.

ESCAPE TO PARADISE

2 Europeans flee their Yuppie lives in England and exploit, pollute and destroy the Yuppie land of New Zealand.

BLACK MAGIC, BLUE LOVE

A rational scientist and an esoteric dancer revisit their previous lives as primitive matriarchs giving birth to pinks socks, as squirrels and as Little Red Riding Hood parting the Red Sea.

HEAVY SCENE PART II (KITTY CARLISLE STRIKES BACK)

After re-hab a drug addicted secretary makes an independent film about paedophilia which is turned into a Hollywood blockbuster with flying nappies and love among talking dolphins.

ALIEN SOAP 

A revue teaching Aliens what to expect when they come to Earth, including Religion (an alcoholic Jesus who can’t stop turning water into wine) Culture (how to be a friendly serial killer) and why women can’t be funny.


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