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Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics


Annual Schröder Event MT 2020

You are warmly invited to the German and Dutch Section’s annual Schröder event, ‘From the Classics to Covid: Theatre Practice Today’, at 5 pm on 25 November 2020.

This year we will have the opportunity to participate in a conversation with Thomas Ostermeier, hosted by Dr Annja Neumann with Prof. Andrew Webber. Thomas Ostermeier is a leading German theatre director, undertaking ground-breaking work at the Schaubühne Berlin. In many of his productions, often drawing upon classic texts, he has created a form of presentation that repositions those texts to expose the audience to the demands of contemporary reality.

A number of Thomas Ostermeier’s productions will be screened online over the next few weeks:


Tickets are limited and registration is essential. If you wish to attend, please do register straightaway using the following link: