CFP: Festival of Original Theatre 2007 (10/24/06; 2/16/07-2/19/07)
2007 Festival Of Original Theatre: Dissolving Borders.
Graduate Centre For Study of Drama, Univeristy of Toronto.
We invite papers and artistic presentations that examine themes
performance for the 2007 Festival Of Original Theatre: Dissolving
conference and performance based festival sets out to interrogate the
intercultural performance by creating a forum for discussion between theatre
practitioners and the academic community while addressing the ever-
of culture and the question of what constitutes a cultural group in theatre.
Topics may include, but are not limited to:
Intercultural performance in Canada.
Defining Culture: What constitutes a cultural group in theatre.
Case Studies on Intercultral theatrical process and the performance of
Multi versus (or in relation to) Inter culturalism- as well as issues
of intra and trans
The constructions and contestations of difference in theatre/ performance.
Borders/ liminal spaces in intercultural theatre.
Pedagogical/ practical strategies for considering cultural plurality
The Dissolving Borders conference and festival provides a forum for
scholars and artists
to engage in discussion through papers, performances, talk -backs and
encourage submissions from graduate students.
If you are interested in proposing a paper or presentation please send
a 200-250 word
abstract by October 24, 2006. Submissions may be sent by e-mail to:
2007 Festival Of Original Theatre: Dissolving Borders
Graduate Centre for Study of Drama
University of Toronto
214 College St.
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or write Jennifer Higginbotham: higginbj_at_english.upenn.edu
Received on Thu Oct 05 2006 - 01:17:07 EDT