Connect historical information with contemporary artistic vision at this conversation between playwright David Ives and Professor of History at Johns Hopkins, Peter Jelavich. The conversation will be moderated by Literary Manager and Production Dramaturg Drew Lichtenberg.

Peter Jelavich specializes in the cultural and intellectual history of Europe since the Enlightenment, with emphasis on Germany. His areas of research include the history of the performing arts and music, popular culture, mass culture and the media, and the impact of censorship on the arts. After receiving his Ph.D. from Princeton University, he taught at Harvard University and the University of Texas at Austin before becoming Professor of History at Johns Hopkins University in 2001. He is the author of Munich and Theatrical Modernism: Politics, Playwriting, and Performance, 1890-1914 (1985), Berlin Cabaret (1993), and Berlin Alexanderplatz: Radio, Film, and the Death of Weimar Culture (2006). He currently is writing a book on censorship of the arts in Germany between 1890 and 1990.

FREE, however reservations are required. Reserve your spot today!



Reserve Your Spot
Notice: Undefined variable: showAvailKey in C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-content\themes\shakespeare-theatre\sidebar-performance-detail.php on line 236 Call Stack: 0.4010 409960 1. {main}() C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\index.php:0 0.4011 411672 2. require('C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-blog-header.php') C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\index.php:17 1.8365 61560440 3. require_once('C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-includes\template-loader.php') C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-blog-header.php:19 1.8380 61617992 4. include('C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-content\themes\shakespeare-theatre\single-performances.php') C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-includes\template-loader.php:106 2.6165 64930656 5. get_sidebar() C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-content\themes\shakespeare-theatre\single-performances.php:141 2.6165 64931088 6. locate_template() C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-includes\general-template.php:136 2.6166 64931248 7. load_template() C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-includes\template.php:676 2.6169 64966528 8. require_once('C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-content\themes\shakespeare-theatre\sidebar-performance-detail.php') C:\Development Site\shakespearetheatre.org_2\wp-includes\template.php:730

Page and Stage

The Panties, The Partner, and The Profit:

Scenes from the Heroic Life of the Middle Class

By David Ives

Inspired by the work of Carl Sternheim


December 9, 5 – 6 p.m.

Lansburgh Theatre Lobby

This is a FREE event
Facebook Logo Twitter Logo Instagram Logo Youtube Logo