On the occasion of David Willinger’s newly published book “Ivo van Hove Onstage” Mr. Geert De Proost, the General Delegate of the Government of Flanders to the USA, and editor David Willinger will present a book launch at the Drama Book Shop in New York on Wednesday, November 21st at 05:00 PM.
Theater scholar and dramaturg, Beate Hein, will interview David Willinger about his book, recently published by Routledge. Ivo van Hove will also be attending and joining in the discussion, which will be followed by a Q&A, book signing, and refreshments.
Please note that admission is free, but seating is limited.
About Ivo van Hove
Since his emergence from the Flemish avant-garde movement of the 1980s, Ivo van Hove‘s directorial career has crossed international boundaries, challenging established notions of theatre-making. He has brought radical interpretations of the classics to America and organic acting technique to Europe.
“Ivo van Hove Onstage” is the first full English language study of one of theatre’s most prominent iconoclasts. It presents a comprehensive, multifaceted account of van Hove’s extraordinary work, including key productions, design innovations, his revolutionary approach to text and ambience, and his relationships with specific theatres and companies.
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Wednesday, November 21, 05:00 PM
The Drama Book Shop 250 West 40th Street, between 7th & 8th Avenue