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Henry I. Schvey Edit Profile

performing arts educator

Henry I. Schvey, American performing arts educator.

Background

Schvey, Henry I. was born on August 10, 1948 in New York City. Son of Norman I. and Rita Lerner Schvey.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1969. Master of Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1973.

Career

Assistant, associate professor Leiden University, Netherlands, 1974—1987. Professor drama and comparative literature Washington University, St. Louis, since 1987. Director Leiden English Speaking Theatre, Netherlands, 1975—1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (drama) Hannah's Shawl, (adaptation) The Awakening, (drama) Kokoschka: A Love Story, (memoir) The Poison Tree.

Connections

Married Patty L Cohn, August 10, 1969. Children: Aram Asher, Jerusha Tamara, Natasha Avril.

father:
Norman I.

mother:
Rita Lerner Schvey

spouse:
Patty L Cohn

children:
Aram Asher Schvey

Jerusha Tamara Schvey

Natasha Avril Schvey