Gothenburg English Studio Theatre

GEST-Gothenburg English Studio Theatre is an award winning English speaking theatre located in Gothenburg, Sweden and is the only professional English speaking theatre in western Sweden. We bring the very best of British contemporary drama in its original language to Sweden.

GEST is run by Executive Artistic Director Kristina Brändén Whitaker and Co-Artistic Director Gary Whitaker. Actors are recruited in Britain before every production whilst a superb Swedish production team takes care of set and light design, music and administration. Read more about GEST and staff.

Gothenburg English Studio Theatre is an intimate 65-seater, situated on Chapmans Torg in the heart of Majorna in Gothenburg.

We are delighted to announce that our next production will be GROUNDED by George Brant - the original award-winning production from Gate Theatre, London. Playing at our theatre at Chapmans Torg 15 - 26 September.

 

 

GROUNDED 15 - 26 September

Gothenburg English Studio Theatre presents the original award-winning production from Gate Theatre, London. GROUNDED by George Brant

Lucy Ellinson in GROUNDED Photo  Iona Firouzabadi7She's a hot-rod F16 fighter pilot. She's pregnant. Her career in the sky is over. Now, she sits in an air-conditioned trailer in Las Vegas flying remote-controlled drones over the Middle East. She struggles through surreal 12 hours shifts far from the battlefield hunting terrorists by day and being a wife and mother by night. "An essential story for our times." The Scotsman

★★★★★ The Scotsman, Evening Standard, WhatsOnStage, Exeunt. For more information and see the trailer

Photo: Iona Firouzabadi