Erik Abbott, Duncan Roberts Ricardo Baptista and Anne Simon on stage during Delano Live
English-language theatre was in the spotlight in Delano’s winter edition, and at the “Delano Live” event on 7 December.
Guests spoke about the busy programme of live theatre over the coming few months. Anne Simon, the theatre director, spoke about her forthcoming production, “Strangers”, which premieres at the Théâtre National du Luxembourg in January.
Erik Abbott, the actor, director and producer from Actors Repertory Theatre Luxembourg, talked about the challenge of putting on English-language theatre in Luxembourg, choosing plays and finding an audience.
Then Ricardo Baptista offered perspective from the Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg.
A few lucky attendees won tickets to see “Wot? No Fish!!” at the Kinneksbond and “Evita” at the Grand Théâtre.
After the interviews, the Intermedii choir performed a festive Christmas carol, and attendees took advantage of the open bar for a bit of networking while listening to the sounds of DJ Kirsty Sutherland.
In addition, ING promoted its fundraising campaign for Make-A-Wish, the charity that helps fulfill the wishes of seriously ill children. The bank is donating €10 each time someone participates in its “#INGBestwishes” initiative. ING will make the donation when someone: