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Schaubühne: An Enemy of the People

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Cal Performances Schaubühne: An Enemy of the People

Berlin’s Schaubühne theater presents a radically revised adaptation of An Enemy of the People, Ibsen’s potent 1882 drama about individual and social responsibility. The story of a whistleblower in a small town whose efforts to speak truth to power are shut down by his self-interested neighbors, the play both implicates and exhilarates its audience in a conversation about the perils of democratic capitalism. Directed by Thomas Ostermeier, for decades a leading creative voice and provocateur in European theater, the production has received strong reactions from audiences and critics alike, largely because of its controversial handling of the play’s climactic scene.

  • Venue: Zellerbach Hall
  • Date: Fri October 12, 2018 8:00pm
  • City: Berkeley
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Price Range: $30-98 (prices are subject to change)
  • Tickets: 510-642-9988
Additional Dates:
Sat October 13, 2018 8:00pm
Zellerbach Hall

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