Registration for the 15th IBS Symposium (June 25-29, 2016) at the University of Oxford (UK) is currently open. http://brecht.mml.ox.ac.uk/ibs-registration Before registering for the conference, you will need to open an "account" at the website and then proceed to "book the event." The registration form includes the conference fee and choices for conference dinners and accommodations St. Hughs College in Oxford.
New Brecht books
Margret Setje-Eilers, Hinter den Kulissen: Theaterfrauen des BE erzählen (Berlin: Neues Leben, 2015) http://www.eulenspiegel.com/verlage/neues-leben/titel/hinter-den-kulissen.html
Bertolt Brecht, The Business Affairs of Mr Julius Caesar, trans. Charles Osborne (London: Bloomsbury, 2016) http://www.bloomsbury.com/us/the-business-affairs-of-mr-julius-caesar-9781472582720/
Questions about English-language performance rights of Brecht's plays? Click here for more details.
Drama Online is a new portal for Internet access to the works of major playwrights, including Bertolt Brecht in English translation. For information, see:
For the 40+ selections by Brecht:
Brecht's Works in English: A Bibliography
Check this new website with almost 2900 entries if you are looking for Brecht's plays, poems, songs, stories, or essays in English translation: http://digicoll.library.wisc.edu/BrechtGuide/
The digital Brecht Yearbook, vols. 1-33 (1971-2008) / Das Brecht-Jahrbuchdigital, Bd. 1-33 (1971-2008): http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1711.dl/German.BrechtYearbook
KURT WEILL FOUNDATION GRANT PROGRAM – Deadline 1 November
The Kurt Weill Foundation Grant Program awards financial support worldwide to not-for-profit organizations for performances of musical works by Kurt Weill and Marc Blitzstein, to individuals and not-for-profit organizations for scholarly research pertaining to Kurt Weill, Lotte Lenya, and Marc Blitzstein, and to not-for-profit organizations for relevant educational initiatives. For more information and guidelines, see: http://www.kwf.org/pages/grants-a-prizes.html
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