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Presentation of a paper, entitled "Sarah Bernhardt's Edmonton Apotheosis at the Empire"
In January 1913, at the age of 68, Sarah Bernhardt performed the fifth act of Dumas’ La Dame aux Camelias at the second Empire Theatre in Edmonton. She was on tour with Martin Beck’s New York company, providing a tragic ...
Making History Meaningful: The German Plays of Mieko Ouchi and Vern Thiessen
Alberta playwrights Mieko Ouchi and Vern Thiessen both explore the tragic consequences of a political expropriation of the creative imagination for nationalistic ends. Their “German” plays interrogate history in terms ...