Wellesley College celebrates the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death with Shakespeare on the Global Stage: A Festival of Performance and Scholarship. To kick off the festival, a keynote lecture will be given by Tiffany Stern and Hyon-u Lee on Saturday April 23 at 4:15pm. Yohangza, an internationally acclaimed theatre troupe from Seoul, South Korea, will perform A Midsummer Night’s Dream at 7:00pm. Please see the links below for details about each event.
Details about keynote panel
Details about A Midsummer Night’s Dream performance
Register for tickets to performance
Professor Hyon-u Lee, Soon Chun Hyang University, is a long time collaborator of the MIT Global Shakespeares Video and Performance Archive and curator of several productions in our collection from South Korea. The Yohangza Theatre Company and Yang Jun-ung have been very generous in granting permission to MIT to archive and share their extraordinary work.
Hamlet Q1 adapted and directed by Hyon-u Lee, 2009
A Midsummer Night’s Dream adapted and directed by Yang Jung-ung, 2006
Hamlet directed by Yang Jung-ung, 2010
Pericles adapted by Hyon-u Lee and directed by Kim Kwang Lim, 2010
Hamlet the Actor adapted and directed by Sung Chon-mo, 2012