Programme of the Autumn Conference at Weimar 2007

"Othello"

Conference venue: Jugend- und Kulturzentrum MonAmi (Goetheplatz 11) GoogleMaps

Programme

Friday, 23 November

17:00 h

Opening by the President of the Deutsche Shakespeare-Gesellschaft

Andreas Höfele, Munich
Welcome note by the Mayor of Weimar, Stefan Wolf
Afterwards

Paper (in English)
Michael Neill (University of Auckland, NZ)

“Probable and palpable to thinking: Bodily Signs in Othello
Introduction/moderation: Andreas Höfele
19:30 h

William Shakespeare
Othello

Director: Tilmann Köhler
Deutsches Nationtheater

Saturday, 24 November

9:15 – 10.15 h

Paper (in German)
Balz Engler (Basel)

„Othello, der Fremde. Zeitlos.“
Introduction/moderation: Roland Petersohn
10:30 – 11:30 h

Paper (in English)
Lena Orlin (Shakespeare Association of America)

“Othello’s Material Imagination”
Introduction/moderation: Tobias Döring
11:30 – 12:00 hCoffee break
12:00 – 13:30 h

Tom Cornford (Shakespeare’s Globe, London)

Workshop “Othello”
Introduction: Vanessa Schormann
13:30 – 14:30 hLunch break
14:30 – 16:00 h

„Shakespeare und die deutsche Universität“ – Die Rolle der Shakespeare Studies in den universitären Curricula

Panel discussion with: Uwe Baumann (Düsseldorf), Sonja Fielitz (Marburg), Thomas Kullmann (Osnabrück), Anja Müller-Wood (Mainz), Peter Wenzel (Aachen)
Chair: Norbert Greiner (Hamburg)
16:15 – 17:15 h

Othello – (schau)spielerisches Potenzial einer Rolle

Norbert Kentrup (Shakespeare und Partner) and contributors of the DNT production
AfterwardsDiscussion of the production of Othello with the team of the DNT Weimar
19:00 h

Gioachino Rossini
Wilhelm Tell

Musical director: Marco Comin
Director: Andreas Baesler
Deutsches Nationaltheater