Autumn Conference at Bochum 2006 - Programme

"A Midsummer Night's Dream"

Venue: Bibliothek des Ruhr-Gebiets Clemensstraße 17-19

Programme
Saturday, November 18th
1:00 pm

Conference opening by the president of the Deutsche Shakespeare-Gesellschaft

Andreas Höfele, München

Welcome by Hans-Georg Küppers, Head of department of education and culture, Bochum

1:30-2:30 pm

Lecture (in German)

Werner Habicht, Würzburg

Wandlungen des Midsummer Night‘s Dream oder: warum es so viele Sommernachtsphantasien gibt

3:00-4:00 pm

Lecture (in German)

Susanne Rupp, Berlin

Sommernachtsklänge
Introduction and discussion: Norbert Greiner
3:00-4:30 pm

Teacher's Colloqium

Susanne Schroeder-Thürauf, Erlangen

A Man for all Grades - Shakespeare in der Unter- und Mittelstufe
Introduction and discussion: Roland Petersohn
4:15-5:15 pm

Lecture (in English)

Douglas Lanier, New Hampshire

Back to the Future: The Victorian Re-turn in A Midsummer Night‘s Dream on Film
Introduction and Discussion: Tobias Döring
7:30 pm

William Shakespeare

Director: David Bösch
Cast: Schauspiel Essen
Afterwards: Discussion of the Performance
Sunday, November 19th
9:00-10.30 am

Lecture (in German)

Peter W. Marx, Mainz

»Ein richtiger Wald, ein richtiger Traum!« Max Reinhardts Inszenierung des Sommernachtstraums im Licht der Bühnengenealogie
Introduction and discussion: Ute Canaris
11:00- 12:00 am

Lecture (in English)

Laurie Maguire, Oxford

Helen of Troy and Midsummer Night‘s Dream