PREVIEW FOR INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE AND FESTIVAL IBSEN BETWEEN TRADITION AND CONTEMPORANITY: PEER GYNT CYCLE
The Department of Theatre, S.N. School of Arts and Communication, University of Hyderabad (UoH), in collaboration with the Centre for Ibsen Studies, University of Oslo, Norway, is conducting a conference and festival - Ibsen Between Tradition and Contemporanity: Peer Gynt Cycle, from 12th to 16th February, 2015. The conference-festival is supported by the Royal Norwegian Embassy and the Department of Culture, Telangana.
Participants in the conference include well known theatre directors M K Raina, Bansi Kaul and Kamaluddin Neelu and renowned academicians like Dr. Erika Fischer-Lichte, Dr. Ellen Reese and Dr. Frode Helland, among others.
The festival will feature theatre productions based on Henrik Ibsen?s complex fantasy Peer Gynt in four major South Indian languages, along with a Norwegian production by Theatre Joker company.