On Tuesday, November 8, 2011, Penn State Schuylkill Campus will host Michael Seibel, Stage and Opera Director - Professor of Drama, Improvisation and Voice as a guest lecturer. The lecture will be on Greek Theater and its Manifestations in Western Culture and will be held at 2pm in the Morgan Auditorium on campus.
Born in German, he has lived the last 17 years in Greece. He has directed theatre and opera performances in Germany and Greece (such as National Theatre Athens, Opera House Thessalonika). He was awarded international theatre awards (such as "Best Directing" at the international Theatre Festival for experimental in Cairo 2000/ "Best Performance at the Festalll "Encounter" for Drama Schools in Brno iin CZech Republic 1999)
He was Artistic Director of theatre groups, theatre programs and festivals ( such as Artistic Director at Theatre Festival "Nauwieser Theater Fest in Saarbrücken, German 1994-96/Artistic Director for the theatrical program at Film Festival "Max Ophuls" in Saarbrücken, German 1995).
The lecture is open to the campus community.