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A Midsummer Night’s Dream – a Teaser

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Elisabeth-Herz-Kremenak-Saal
Culture / Performance
english language

In accordance with the remembrance year of Shakespeare the cultural opening of the Festival of Ideas is a passage of the “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”.

Speakers

Actor, London Art
Playwright; Associate Director, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London Art
Freelance Lighting Designer, London Art

Joseph KLOSKA

Actor, London

1999-2003 University College London, Paris IV Sorbonne, BA (first class hons) History and French
2003-2006 Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, BA Acting
2006-2007 BBC Carleton Hobbs Radio Award
2007 Mike Leigh's Happy-Go-Lucky, The Vertical Hour (Royal Court)
2008 Three Sisters (Royal Exchange), Fast Labour (West Yorkshire Playhouse)
2009 Made in Dagenham, Pete versus Life (Channel 4)
2010 Comedy of Errors (Regents Park)
2011 The School for Scandal (Barbican), Measure for Measure, Written on the Heart (RSC)
2012 Written on the Heart (West End), Tom and Jenny (BBC)
2013 The Cabinet of Doctor Caligari, Moby-Dick (Simple8/Arcola)
2014 Boeing Boeing (Sheffield Crucible), The Christmas Truce (RSC)

Nona SHEPPHARD

Playwright; Associate Director, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London

 Nona Shepphard is a freelance writer, director and deviser with over 150 productions and 40 commissioned plays to her credit. Her plays for young people, which have received several awards, have been seen in USA, Canada, Europe and Russia. Her recent writing includes "Signs of a Star-Shaped Diva" for GraeaeTheatre Company/Theatre Royal Stratford and Therese Raquin a musical version of Emile Zola's novel. She is an Associate Director of RADA and Creative Director of RADA Enterprises.

Seminar Week

show timetable

17.08.2016

17:00 - 17:30Opening of the European Forum Alpbach 2016Plenary
17:30 - 18:00Opening SpeechesPlenary
18:00 - 18:30A Midsummer Night's Dream - a TeaserCulture
19:00 - 20:30Presentation of the SeminarsPlenary
20:30 - 22:00Bread and WineSocial

18.08.-23.08.2016

Seminar 01: Beyond MapsSeminar
Seminar 02: Common Challenges to the European and African Union - Climate, Demography, MigrationSeminar
Seminar 03: Religion and PowerSeminar
Seminar 04: World Water Resources and Human Well-Being at Risk - Trends, Data and GovernanceSeminar
Seminar 05: Scientific Excellence and Social Responsibility - How do they go together?Seminar
Seminar 06: The European Union and Its Eastern NeighboursSeminar
Seminar 07: (Economic-)Policy for Progress - The Return of the "Magic Polygon"Seminar
Seminar 08: Biological or Synthetic Evolution?Seminar
Teach For Austria Summer School: Changemaker Lab - Sapere aude!Seminar
Seminar 09: Rule of Law in China and EuropeSeminar
Seminar 10: Utility of Force in the 21st CenturySeminar
Seminar 11: The European Ethos and the SacredSeminar
Seminar 12: Towards a Sustainable Global Carbon LoopSeminar
Seminar 13: Gender Issues in Complex SocietiesSeminar
Seminar 14: Art as Enlightenment in Post-Enlightenment Times?Seminar
Seminar 15: Smart Factory: Social Effects - Prospects for Employment - Impacts on Work and OrganisationSeminar
Seminar 16: Understanding Big DataSeminar
Theatre Workshop with Students of the Royal Academy for Dramatic Art (RADA), LondonSeminar

24.08.2016

09:00 - 15:00Alpbach Open SpaceBreakout