An Enemy of the People

An Enemy of the People

written by Henrik Ibsen, 1828-1906 (1882); directed by Martin Jarvis, 1941-; produced by Susan Loewenberg; performed by Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Gregory Harrison, 1950-, Richard Kind, 1965-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Alan Shearman, Jon Matthews, Josh Stamberg, 1970-, Emily Swallow and Tom Virtue, 1957- (Los Angeles, CA: L.A. Theatre Works, 2014), 1 hour 55 mins

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Abstract / Summary
When a small town relies on tourists flocking to its baths, will a report of dangerously polluted waters be enough to shut them down? Henrik Ibsen weighs the cost of public health versus a town’s livelihood in An Enemy of the People.Directed by Martin JarvisProducing Director Susan Albert LoewenbergRosalind Ayres as Catherine StockmanGregory Harrison as Peter StockmanRichard Kind as Dr. Thomas StockmanAlan Mandell as Morten KillAlan Shearman as Captain HorsterJon Matthews as BillingJosh Stamberg as HovstadEmily Swallow as PetraTom Virtue as AslaksenAdditional voices by Sam Boeck, William Hickman, Adam Mondschein, Julia Coulter, and Jeff Gardner.Includes an interview about the Deepwater Horizon, man-made environmental disasters, climate change, and the state of the world's water supply with Joel K. Bourne Jr., former senior environment writer for National Geographic.Recorded in Los Angeles before a live audience at The James Bridges Theater, UCLA in April of 2014.An Enemy of the People is part of L.A. Theatre Works’ Relativity Series featuring science-themed plays. Major funding for the Relativity Series is provided by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, bridging science and the arts in the modern world.
Adapted by
Rebecca Lenkiewicz
Field of Interest
Theatre
Copyright Message
Copyright © 2014 L.A. Theatre Works
Director
Martin Jarvis, 1941-
Content Type
Spoken word recording
Duration
1 hour 55 mins
Warning: Contains explicit content
No
Format
Audio
Sub Genre
Tragi-Comedy
Label
L.A. Theatre Works
Performer
Rosalind Ayres, 1946-, Gregory Harrison, 1950-, Richard Kind, 1965-, Alan Mandell, fl. 1974-2010, Alan Shearman, Jon Matthews, Josh Stamberg, 1970-, Emily Swallow, Tom Virtue, 1957-
Playwright
Henrik Ibsen, 1828-1906
Producer
Susan Loewenberg
Publisher
L.A. Theatre Works
Place Published / Released
Los Angeles, CA
Date Recorded
2014-04-10
Release Date
2014
Setting
A small Norwegian town
Subject
Theatre, Drama, Music & Performing Arts, Literature & Language, European Theater, Comedy Drama, Teatro Europeu, Teatro Europeo, Comédia Dramática, Comedia Dramática, Dr. Thomas Stockmann, Peter Stockmann, Katherine Stockmann, Morten Kiil, Petra Stockmann, Captain Horster, Billing, Hovstad, Aslaksen
Keywords and Translated Subjects
Teatro Europeu, Teatro Europeo, Comédia Dramática, Comedia Dramática

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