Course DescriptionThis lecture series will dive deep into the creative and historical legacies of two of the Western theatre's most iconic and celebrated playwrights. We will examine the artistic, political, and social dimensions of their work and trace the evolution of their staging from the 19th century into the contemporary context. Pre-Course Suggested Reading: "Hedda Gabler", "The Wild Duck", "An Enemy of the People", "The Cherry Orchard", "The Three Sisters", and "Uncle Vanya".
Instructor: Alexander Offord
There will be no class on October 14, 2019.