This past week, on April 16th at 6 p.m. and 18th at 5 p.m. in the Toy Lounge, students taking Christina Weiler’s German Theater class (GERM 374) performed the play “Die Physiker”. The play was written by Friedrich Dürrenmatt in the year 1962. The play is about three mentally ill patients who believe themselves to be world famous scientists and worry over the discoveries they have made. The event was mentioned by the Daily Tar Heel recently for the great performances by the students and message the play presented to the audience about the creation and advancement of nuclear technology and how it’s still relevant in today’s world.
Read the DTH article here.