Plays Directory : Festen

The information below is intended to give you a brief guide to the show and highlight some of the other The Mandy Network members who have also been involved in this show.

  • Author
    Thomas Vinterberg (ad. David Eldridge)
  • Written
    1998
  • Overview
    The original Danish film tells the story of a family gathering to celebrate their father's 60th birthday. At the birthday dinner, his eldest son publicly accuses him of sexually abusing and raping both him and his twin sister (who had just recently committed suicide).

    It was successfully adapted by David Eldridge in 2004. Other versions have been known as 'The Celebration', the English translation of the title

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7 known characters

7 known roles


Connected mandy members:

Joseph Mills
Joseph Mills
Actor
2018, Helmut
Corbett Theatre
Hannah Mullen
2018, Christian
Giorgia Basagni
2018, Mette
Corbett Theatre
Kyran Peet
Kyran Peet
Actor
2018, Lars
The Corbett Theatre
Colin Lewis
Colin Lewis
Actor
2018, Helmut
Corbett Theatre
Letitia Payne
2018, Linda/Little Girl
AMATA
Hannah Walker
2018, Christian
East 15 Loughton
James Dart
James Dart
Actor
2017, Helmut
Guildford School of Acting
Fred Di Rosa
Fred Di Rosa
Actor
2017, Michael
Ciaran Forde
Ciaran Forde
Actor
2017, Helge
Lakeside Theatre
Adam Pardy
Adam Pardy
Actor
2017, Lars
Lakeside Theatre
James Alston
James Alston
Actor
2017, Christian
Kyle Campbell
Kyle Campbell
Deputy Stage Manager
2017, Assistant Stage Manager
PATS Studio Theatre
Keira Spray
Keira Spray
Assistant Stage Manager
2017, Stage Manager
PATS Studio Theatre
Natalie Layla
2017, Else
GSA
Matt Edwards
Matt Edwards
Sound Assistant
2017, Sound Recordist/Designer
Joseph Prestwich
2017, Poul
GSA
Kelsie McDonald
2017, Helena
PATS Studio
Francesca Gray
2017, Mette
The Lakeside Theatre
Lewis Jackson
2017, Michael
University of York: Department of Theatre, Film, Television and Interactive Media

Alternative Names

The Celebration