Forum Speaker-- Gerd Taube

Another exciting guest coming to the Forum on April 27-29 is...

Gerd Taube
Children's and Young People's Theatre Centre, 
Federal Republic of Germany

Dr. Gerd Taube, born 1962, theatre scientist, is Director of the Children’s and Young People’s Theatre Centre in the Federal Republic of Germany (Kinder- und Jugendtheaterzentrum in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland) and Artistic Director of the biannual national German Theatre for Young Audiences Festival Augenblick mal! in Berlin. He is Visiting Lecturer at the Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main (Institute for Research in Children’s and Young People’s Literature) and President of the German Union of Federal Associations for Cultural Children’s and Youth Education (Bundesvereinigung Kulturelle Kinder- und Jugendbildung). He publishes and edits books, journals and articles about puppet theatre, young theatre and young dramatic art.