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Using a Historical Toolbox to Think Out-of-the-Box for the Future

Using a Historical Toolbox to Think Out-of-the-Box for the Future
Room 207, Accolade East Building, York University
Time: Apr 26th, 9:30 am End: Apr 26th, 6:00 pm
Interest Categories: Visual Studies (UTM), Humanities, Historical and Cultural Studies (UTSC), English and Drama (UTM), English (UTSC), English (FAS), Drama, Theatre, Performance Studies (FAS), Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), 2000-, 1950-2000
Lecture/conversation with Jan Cohen-Cruz and Morgan Jenness, on behalf of Performance Studies (Canada) Speaker Series in March

 

The Performance Studies (Canada) Project and York University's Graduate Program in Theatre Studies are pleased to present:

 

Jan Cohen-Cruz and Morgan Jenness, on behalf of Performance Studies (Canada) Speaker Series in March.

Using a Historical Toolbox to Think Out-of-the-Box for the Future

Please note that the keynote will take place from 9:30am – 10:30am; the rountable discussion will takr place from 4:30pm – 6:00pm.

Jan Cohen-Cruz and Morgan Jenness will respond to current impulses to make street performance by exploring past approaches and theories, not to box in current possibilities but to offer past examples as a tool box which practitioners and theorists here and now can use to further their own visions.

 

All lectures are free and open to the public. For more info on the Speaker Series, please contact the Series Coodinator, Melanie Bennett, at: Melanie mlbennet@yorku.ca

For more info about the Graduate Program in Theatre Studies at York University, please visit: http://www.yorku.ca/gradthst/

For more info on The Performance Studies (Canada) Project, please visit: http://performancecanada.com/

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