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Entwurf Liebe oder Leben Mehrdad_V5_OHNE

Love or Life!

A comedy in six acts



The Queen of England has a score to settle and takes her army to wage war on the King of Scotland. In order to stop the never-ending battles, the Prince of England finally makes a suggestion: He proposes to fight a duel with the King of Scotland. But just before the duel is to take place, he falls madly in love with the Kings daughter. Together with her he tries to stop the military conflict of their parents. To achieve peace, the young lovers have to come up with all sorts of ideas and the comedy picks up speed…

Ingeborg  von Zadow wrote Love or Life! for the travelling stage Theater Carnivore in Heidelberg, Germany. The play is based on motives of an historic, anonymous travelling stage play.


​​​​​​​Original German Title

​Liebe oder Leben!

2 woman, 2 men (or more)


postponed because of Corona-Pandemic, Premiere planned for summer of 2021

The original Premiere date was May 9, 2020, Theater Carnivore Heidelberg, Directed by Florian Kaiser, Costumes Marcela Snášelová


​Performance Rights
VERLAG DER AUTOREN GmbH & Co. KG, Taunusstraße 19, 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Tel. 0049/69/238574-20, Fax 0049/69/24277644,

For Foreign Rights please contact one of the international partners of Verlag der Autoren.


Photo Rights

Poster Theater Carnivore Heidelberg, © Mehrdad Zaeri, 2019

© Foto Stefan Hartleif

© 2023 Ingeborg von Zadow | Legal Notice

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