Written by Alexa (Alex) Huang
The foremost Korean director and playwright Oh Tae-suk will visit DC (his Tempest won the Herald Angel award at the 2011 Edinburgh Int’l Festival).
Editor of Shakespeare Quarterly and Folger research director David Schalkwyk will give opening remarks at the event at George Washington University.
Film screening of The Tempest (with English subtitles) –
4-6 pm this Friday 11/4 in the Harry Hardin Auditorium in GWU’s Elliott School of International Affairs
1957 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052
(Nearest metro station: Foggy Bottom/GWU)
To be followed by a one-day colloquium 9 am – 3:30 pm on Saturday 11/5 in the same venue.
Conference poster –
Conference program –
Film screening poster –
Oh Tae-suk’s works are featured on Global Shakespeares, and the event is co-organized by Global Shakespeares co-founder Alexander Huang.