I regard the theatre as the greatest of all art forms, the most immediate way in which a human being can share with another the sense of what it is to be a human being. -- Oscar Wilde

More About Our Group


The Leiden English Freshers (or LEF, as we affectionately call it) is the official theatre group of the English Department at the University of Leiden. On this website you can find information on everything to do with us, and read updates about what we’re up to.

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Recent Blog Posts

Monday, January 16, 2017 |

Auditions for The Great Gatsby

Dear reader, LEF is ready to announce the upcoming AUDITIONS for its newest exciting production, which will make...

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 |

WANTED: LEF Board Members and Production Team

Dear theatre enthusiasts, The new academic year has started, which means another chance for LEF to introduce new...

Thursday, January 28, 2016 |

Auditions for Alice in Wonderland

Dear reader, We are pleased to announce that on February 1st and 2nd, we will be holding auditions for our...

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