Wittenberg by David Davalos

Description: WittenbergMichigan PremiereBy David DavalosDirected by Arthur J. Beer, Ph.D.September 28 - October 14 It’s October 1517. Hamlet, a student at Germany’s University of Wittenberg, is caught amid an escalating debate between Martin Luther and Doctor Faustus. It’s faith vs. reason...with some incidental whimsy, quirky comedy, and a bit of tennis on the side. Events and Special Engagements: Sept. 28 | Cast Party - join us after the performance for a reception to celebrate the opening night with the cast and crew. Sept. 29 | Alumni Night - join us after the performance for an informal networking event at a local restaurant. Details announced at the theatre. Sept. 30 | Anatomy of a Play - Explore themes and relevance of the production through the eyes of the creative team as they share their vision. The audience will also be invited to ask the cast questions about the development of their characters in this play about debate, faith, reason and tennis. Oct. 05 | Community Night - All tickets are $15. Oct. 07 | Catholicism without Myth: The Making of a Protestant Jesuit - Navigate the intersectionality of Catholicism and Protestantism through the eyes of Jesuit priest, Justin Kelly, S.J., Detroit Mercy’s associate professor of religious studies. Learn how our spiritual and faith journeys can be beautifully influenced by another faith tradition, enhancing our beliefs and strengthening our lives. Oct. 13 | Community Night - All tickets are $15.
Location: The Marlene Boll Theatre, 1401 Broadway The Boll Family YMCA, Detroit, MI
Contact: Damian Torres-Botello
Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
Repeat Type: ,Inclusion Dates=9/29/2018
Time: 7:30pm-9:30pm EDT
Duration: 2 hours
Priority: 5-Medium
Access: Public
Created by: University_Services
Updated: Friday, September 7, 2018 4:53pm GMT