Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Charlotte Salomon: Life? Or Theater?

Jewish Theater Collaborative **From the Life? or Theatre? cycle by Charlotte Salomon**
February 12, 14, & 15, 2009


Staging of a 1930s graphic novel by expressionist German painter, Charlotte Salomon, set to music. Salomon's work depicts her biographical struggle as a Jewish artist and a woman in love against the historical backdrop of the rise of the Third Reich. Co-sponsors: the Oregon Jewish Museum, the German American Society.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

A wonderful and moving experience. Amazing use of space and multimedia presentation. Try to get to the last 2 shows on Sunday, well worth the time.
Sam A. Mowry