The Shakespearantos is a dorm equipped with 8 beds and a rental price of €20 per night, per person. Each bunk is 1.40 meters wide. For maximum privacy, you can close the curtain in front of the bed. Free Wifi, linens and a locker for your things are available for free. The beautiful view of south Cologne is bound to bring on shakespearian dreams.
The “Shakespearantos” is a threatre group, founded in 2005. They are dedicated to performing William Shakespear’s plays in Esperanto. They rarely stay at the Wohngemeinschaft during the summer months, as they perform through out the country between april and september. During that time, they live and perform on their truck which they can converted to a stage. Critics and audiences alike can’t get enough of their performances. They even earned the 2009 critics award for outstanding cast at the international film festival in Brussels. After nearly 100 performances throughout Europe, Africa, Australia and South America, the “Shakespearantos” are expected to be back at the Wohngemeinschaft in november, where they will practice, write and perfect their act for the next road show.