Margherita Laera – Subverting the ‘Classics’: Adaptation and Resistance

Event Date: 19 November 2015 Room 104 Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The London Theatre Seminar presents: Dr Margherita Laera (Kent) – Subverting the ‘Classics’: Adaptation and Resistance Contemporary theatres in Europe are currently awash with theatrical versions of ‘classical’ works from antiquity and modernity. The pervasiveness of adaptations on European stages results in a relentless repetition …

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Peter M Boenisch – Reclaiming Regietheater: The Dialectics of Directing

              Event Date: 17 October 2013 Senate Room Senate House University of London London WC1E 7HU The London Theatre Seminar presents: Professor Peter M Boenisch (University of Kent) – Reclaiming Regietheater: The Dialectics of Directing Regie, i.e. the collaborative mise en scène of a playtext, in particular from the canonical dramatic repertoire, staged by …