Mother Courage and Her Children by Bertolt Brecht (Bentley translation)
Directed by Shinshin Tsai
Department of Theatre at the College of Performing Arts
College of Performing Arts
A war-torn wasteland is the scene of Brecht’s Epic Theatre masterpiece, a powerful anti-war drama which follows the misfortunes and triumphs of Anna Fierling, nicknamed “Mother Courage,” and her misplaced children. As they traverse the apocalyptic ruins of their world, their survival is dependent on the very cataclysm that destroyed their previous life. It’s an edgy, raw, transformative journey that will shake your senses.
This production contains material for mature audiences and may not be suitable for all ages.