Professor Errol Durbach Lecture

Professor Errol Durbach
Professor of Theatre and English

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on October 4, 2003 at 8:15 p.m., Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.

The Theatre Experience:
or, why do we enjoy watching real people counterfeiting fictional people?

Professor Durbach is a teacher, dramatist, and occasional actor in the Theatre Studies Program at UBC. He has written extensively on modern drama, and is best known for his work on the plays of Henrik Ibsen. Scenes from his version of Peer Gynt, staged in the Theatre on Campus season in 1999, were invited to the Peer Gynt Festival in Norway one year later. He is a recipient of the Dorothy Somerset Award, and is currently the President of the International Ibsen Committee.

Fall Program 2003
Sep 27, Oct 4, Oct 18, Oct 25, Nov 1, Nov 8, Nov 15, Nov 22, Nov 29, Dec 6, Dec 13.