The Deputy Head of Mission at the British Embassy Mr Aidan Liddle presented the latest information concerning the Brexit negotiations and the steps the British Government is taking to ensure a continued close relationship between the UK and Europe. The discussion was moderated by Post Doc Fellow Olof Larson and there was plenty of opportunity for questions from the audience.
The Anglo-Swedish Society is thrilled to be able to participate in a special night at the Gothenburg English Studio Theatre (GEST).
Gary Whitaker will perform the hilarious and deeply moving International hit Every Brilliant Thing by Duncan MacMillan with Jonny Donahoe.
After the show there will be the opportunity to talk to Gary about the play and after that the Anglo-Swedish members are invited to a post-theatre gathering for cheese and wine.
Prices: 200:- adult, 170:- pensioners, 150:- students and unemployed
Plus 30:- for cheese and wine.
We have booked a block of 15 tickets.
To reserve a place write to firstname.lastname@example.org
We meet in Haga approximately once per month.
These are the books chosen for the fifth season (Sept 2017 – May 2018)
If you want to join the book club please go to our MeetUp page http://www.meetup.com/ELBexA/. Despite a large number of members on MeetUp we are usally about 8 to 10 people at any one meeting. We usually discuss the book for about one hour and then ‘fika’.
Sunday January 28th at 14:00
Comic opera: “For love, please hold” at GöteborgsOperan
Comic opera double-bill with complications.
LA SERVA PADRONA
Opera in 2 acts by Giovanni B Pergolesi (1710-1736). Libretto Gennaro A Federico, based on a play by J A Nelli. Performed in Swedish.
Here we meet the quick-witted serving girl Serpina who wants to move up in the world, preferably by snaring her surly master as a husband.
Comic opera in 1 act by Gian Carlo Menotti (1911-2007). Libretto by the composer.
Performed in Swedish.
In the vivid The Telephone, technology constitutes an obstacle when Ben attempts to woo his Lucy. He is constantly interrupted by her telephone, but ultimately finds a way of reaching her.
Price 250:- (up to 20 years: 125:-, students & 21-28 years: 188:-).
Book & pay by November 26th.
OBS! Betalning MÅSTE ske inom 2 veckor från när du boka biljetterna, men senast den 26 november!
I’m looking forward to hearing from you and receiving your bookings.
Best wishes / Mvh