An Enemy of the People - Ibsen's Classic Play about the Cost of Truth

Event has passed (Fri Jan 5, 2018 - Sat Jan 27, 2018)
Live Oak Theatre
8pm - 10:30pm
$15 - $20
Theater / Performance Arts


Actors Ensemble of Berkeley The first production of our 2018 Season!

"An Enemy of the People" by Henrik Ibsen Adapted by Arthur Miller Directed by Michael R. Cohen Live Oak Theatre Fridays and Saturdays January 5th - January 27, 2018 at 8 p.m. Sunday Matinees January 14th and 21st at 2 p.m.

"An Enemy of the People", adapted by Arthur Miller, is Ibsen's great parable about the costs of the truth, featuring a town in denial of the environmental disaster at the center of their livelihood, the baths, and the idealist Doctor Stockmann who is determined to expose them for the health threat they pose, despite the costs to himself, his family, and his town.

Featuring: Ron Dritz, Nate Bogner, Pennell Chapin, Glenn Havlan, Ian Wilcox, Bruce Kaplan, Michael Callan, Lisa Wang, Ann Barnett, Paulette Herring, Elijah Benjamin Tiger Lajmer, Rachael Olliff Yang, Randy Solomon, Julie Ann Valdez, David Weiner, Matthew Weinberg, Clementine Leonard, Madison Shlader, and Charlotte Curtin.

Performances Fridays and Saturdays from January 5th to January 27th at 8 p.m. Sunday matinees January 14th and 21st at 2 p.m.

The play lasts approximately 2 hours including one intermission.

Post-show Gala on opening night - meet the cast and enjoy some delicous hors d'oeuvres.

Tickets $20, $15 for students and seniors.

Tickets available online at our website:

Tickets also available at the door, cash or check only. Phone reservations: 510-649-5999 (must pay by cash or check at the door).

Live Oak Theatre is at 1301 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94709.

From University Avenue - take Shattuck Avenue north, and stay straight where Shattuck veers left to become Henry just before Rose. Plentiful offstreet parking along Shattuck, on the other side of Live Oak Park along Walnut, and on Rose.

More comprehensive directions can be found at our here:

Set by Elena Childs Lighting by Nate Bogner Costumes by Paula Aiello Sound by Jerome Solberg Stage Manager: Ayumi Namda Producer: Jerome Solberg Directed by Michael R Cohen

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley has been producing high-quality theatre with a community flavor since 1957.


Price: $20 general admission, $15 students and seniors


  1. Live Oak Theatre 1301 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA