Roald Hoffmann

Production History


Production History

1. March 22, 2006 Staged Rehearsed Reading (preceded by Workshop) at The King’s University College, Edmonton, Alberta.

Director: Steven Heatley

Actors: Michele Brown, Robert Clinton, Maralyn Ryan

Dramaturge: Geoffrey Brumlik

Designer, Stage Manager: Daniel van Heyst

Workshop was produced with assistance from the Alberta Playwrights’ Network and Theatre Alberta

2. Jan. 23, 2007: Bern, Switzerland. Staged, rehearsed reading at Kuppelraum, Univ. of Bern, by Upstage Productions. Bruce Caldwell, Director.

3. August 5, 2007: Torino, Italy (in English), at 41st Congress of International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry. Full production with

Director: Steven Heatley

Actors: Michele Brown, Robert Clinton, Maralyn Ryan

Designer, Stage Manager: Daniel van Heyst

Music: Paul Morgan Donald

Stage Manager: Sharon Macelli

"Se si può, si deve?" The production was by Araucaìma Teater group of Bergamo, directed by Alberto Salvi. 2

6. February 23, 2008: Staged reading at Black Box Theatre, Knoxville, Tenn. Directed by Amy Hubbard, with actors Ann Elizabeth Lyon (Katia), Jacques Durand (Stefan), Sara Schwabe (Julia).

7. March 4-8, 2008: The Frederick Wood Theatre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. Production company as in 2. above, with Holly Turner playing the role of Julia. 3

8. Russian translation published:

Kto-to Dolzhen, transl E. S. Oganessian, Dec. 2008, by Russian Mendeleyev University of Chemistry and Technology.

9. Hebrew (Tsarich Haya, transl. Yitzhak Marcus), and German (Hatte man bloss, transl. Karl-Heinz Hellwich) translations available, 2008-9.



10. May 6, 2011, Reading in German,

Hätte man bloss, Kleines Haus, Stadthalle, Bayreuth. Directed by Isabella Gregor, with Alexandra M. Timmel (Julia), Nicola Trub (Katie), Heinz Wustinger (Stefan). 4

11. May 12, 2011, Arts Arena, University of Paris, Door Studios. Directed by Chris Mack, with Tanya Blumstein (Katie), Peggy Smithhart (Julia), Robert William Bradford (Stefan).

12. June 13-15, 2011, Merida, Venezuela, Spanish language reading.

13. Spanish language translation published, Debió Ser, Universidad de los Andes Press, Merida, Venezuela, translated by Miguel Delgado, Graciela Diaz de Delgado, Daniel Delgado Diaz.

14. Sept. 19, 2011, University of Mississippi Theatre, Oxford, Miss., staged rehearsed reading directed by Norman Easterbrook.