2017 Hotel Europa, Mount Albert Grammar School, New Zealand

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Hotel Europa by Goran Stefanovski

Wednesday 5th and Thursday 6th of April

7:00 pm in E9 within E Block

Door Sales: Students $5 and Adults $10

Hotel Europa combines live action, music, and dance in a wild ride through countries and histories. Odysseus fights to escape Circe and go home, two newlyweds cope with PTSS in an abandoned building, a young woman seeks revenge for a war crime, a drifter dreams to become an angel, a criminal turned politician campaigns for the weak and poor, and a young man fantasises about being a great warrior.

Come along and support Mount Albert Grammar School’s​ Year 13 Students unique and thought provoking show!

 

Hotel Europa a hit for hosts and guests

The Year 13 production of Hotel Europa was a popular success, with E block filled with a cheerful, moving audience on the evenings of 5-6 April.
The production required the audience to move in groups between rooms for different scenes, then come together for a central piece and the finale.
The show combined live action, music and dance in a story that traversed countries and histories. Among the various scenes were tales of Odysseus fighting to escape Circe and go home, two newlyweds coping with post-traumatic stress in an abandoned building, a young woman seeking revenge for a war crime, and a criminal turned politician campaigning for the weak and poor.

EUROPA24-webHead of Drama Dr Lilicherie McGregor said the unusual and thought-proking show was a hit with the students and audience alike.

“The production style presented new challenges for the actors, and the atmosphere among the audience as they moved around was fun and energetic. It was a great success,” said Dr McGregor.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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