Performing Arts Lectures: Revisiting The Newness Of New Drama

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Performing Arts Lectures: Revisiting The Newness Of New Drama
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Revisiting the Newness of New Drama
February 16 at 7:30pm
Jones Playhouse
FREE
RSVP at https://drama.washington.edu/events/2016-02-16/performing-arts-lectures-revisiting-newness-new-drama

For its fourth annual event, UW Drama’s 2015-2016 Performing Arts Lectures seek to engage scholars, theatre artists and administrators, and the theatre-going and drama-reading public in a discussion about the meaning of “new drama.”

The evening will consist of three 30 minute presentations followed by a reception. The featured speakers are:

Todd London, UW School of Drama
What's New, and Who Decides?

Adair Rounthwaite, UW School of Art + Art History + Design
Citizen Action: Political Radicalism in Contemporary Performance from Serbia and Slovenia

Ellwood Wiggins, UW Department of Germanics
Old is the New New: Reinventing Catharsis from Bourgeois Tragedy to Post-Dramatic Theater
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By: University of Washington School of Drama