University of Toronto

Office of the
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Peter Stein – Honorary Degree Ceremony

June 9, 2014

Peter Stein, the world-renowned theatre and opera director, was awarded the degree Doctor of Laws, honoris causa, for his impact on contemporary international culture, most notably through the Schaub├╝hne collective, which performed alternating reinterpretations of Ibsen, von Kleist, Brecht, Gorky, Shakespeare, Aeschylus, and Chekhov with productions of Edward Bond, Peter Handke, and Botho Strauss.

To watch the Convocation Address, please visit:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPTWO-H6CAA

To read the U of T News profile, please visit:
http://www.news.utoronto.ca/convocation-2014-meet-honorary-grad-peter-stein