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. For this, a bored magic mirror and the appearance of the Prince as the Scottish Hill Moor is considerably important. The comedy picks up more and more 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)
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Poster Theater Carnivore Heidelberg, © Mehrdad Zaeri, 2019
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