Drums in the Night

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Drums in the Night is a little seen gem from the start of Brecht’s illustrious career, with a “language you can feel on your tongue, in your gums, your ear, your spinal column” (Herbert Ihreing)

Drums in the Night


Bertolt Brecht

Directed by Claire Morley

York Settlement Community Players

Thursday 30th April – Saturday 2nd May 2015

Friargate Theatre, York


In order of appearance:

Herr Karl Balicke/Glubb – Ian Giles

Frau Amelie Balicke/Man 2/Augusta – Beryl Nairn

Anna Balicke/Newspaper Seller – Emma Dubruel

Friedrich Murk/Worker – James Witchwood

Babusch/Drunk – Andy Love

Marie/Maid – Sonia Di Lorenzo

Andreas Kragler – George Stagnell

Manke 1/Manke 2 – Tim Holman

Bulltrotter/Man 1 – Mark Simmonds