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SOMATICS – NEW ISSUE RELEASED

Posted: January 7, 2015 | By:

The Brazilian Journal on Presence Studies has just released a new issue, number 1, volume 5, for the period of January-April 2015. This issue is entirely dedicated to Somatics and has bilingual articles by researchers from Brazil, France, Canada, and Italy. The articles provide important discussions on Somatics in its epistemological, artistic, aesthetic, and educational dimensions. The journal is available at www.seer.ufrgs.br/presenca those interested in publishing, it is important to remembe...

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CFP: African and Caribbean Theatre and Performance Working Group

Posted: January 4, 2015 | By:

Call for Papers African and Caribbean Theatre and Performance Working Group Theme: Theatre and Performance in African/Caribbean Cultures of Democracy International Federation of Theatre Research (IFTR) Conference,  Hyderabad, India, 5-10 July 2015   The African and Caribbean Theatre and Performance (ACTP) Working Group will meet during the forthcoming IFTR conference in Hyderabad from 5th to 10th July 2015. The IFTR conference theme, “Theatre and Democracy”, invite...

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CfP IFTR Translation, Adaptation and Dramaturgy WG Hyderabad 2015

Posted: December 30, 2014 | By:

CALL FOR PAPERS: Translation, Adaptation & Dramaturgy Working Group   International Federation for Theatre Research (IFTR/FIRT) Conference, Hyderabad, India, 5-11 July 2015    ‘The Politics of Process’   The Working Group invites papers which address any aspects of the conference theme of ‘Theatre and Democracy’ in relation to translation, adaptation and dramaturgy. For instance, speakers may choose to examine the authority accorded to, or assumed by, speci...

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CfP IFTR Translation, Adaptation and Dramaturgy WG Hyderabad 2015

Posted: December 30, 2014 | By:

ELECTION RESULTS

Posted: December 28, 2014 | By:

The following people have been elected to serve on the IFTR Executive Committee: President - Jean Graham-Jones (USA) Vice-Presidents - Elaine Aston (UK), Hanna Korsberg (Finland) Elected Members - Khalid Amine (Morocco), Vicki Ann Cremona (Malta),  Boris Daussà-Pastor (Spain), Meewon Lee (South Korea), Prathana Purkayastha (UK) Student Member - Daria Kubiak (Poland) The Election Committee would like to extend its thanks to all those who stood for election and to all those who voted. ...

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CFP - IFTR Scenography Working Group Symposium at PQ’15

Posted: December 18, 2014 | By:

IFTR Scenography Working Group Symposium at PQ’15 Thursday 25th June – Saturday 27th June 2015 Prague – Czech Republic   For the first time, the Scenography Working Group of the IFTR/FIRT have been invited by Sodja Lotker, (Artistic Director of PQ) and the Czech Arts and Theatre Institute to convene an academic symposium as an integral part of the Prague Quadrennial 2015 schedule. The symposium will take place between Thursday 25th and Saturday 27th June 2015 in the Baroque Collo...

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CFP - Scenography Working Group at Hyderabad, 2015

Posted: December 18, 2014 | By:

Call for Contributions Scenography Working Group IFTR 2015, Hyderabad, India 5-10 July, 2015 Scenography and Democracy The Scenography Working Group of the International Federation for Theatre Research invites proposals for contributions to our forthcoming working group meeting at the IFTR annual conference in Hyderabad, India in July 2015. The aim of the group is to explore scenography in all its aspects, from design for performance through to the use of scenographic thinking as a way to...

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M.A. théorie théâtrale et dramaturgie et M.P.T. mise en scène (University of Ottawa)

Posted: December 17, 2014 | By:

M.A. théorie théâtrale et dramaturgie et M.P.T. mise en scène   Maîtrise ès arts en théâtre (M.A.) (théorie théâtrale et dramaturgie) http://www.theatre.uottawa.ca/fra/programmes_maitrise_renseignements.html   Le Département de théâtre de l’Université d’Ottawa offre un programme de maîtrise ès arts d’une durée de deux ans menant à l'obtention d'une maîtrise ès arts en théâtre (théorie théâtrale et dramaturgie).   Ce programme offre...

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MA Theatre Theory and Dramaturgy & MFA Directing for the Theatre, University of Ottawa

Posted: December 17, 2014 | By:

MA Theatre Theory and Dramaturgy & MFA Directing for the Theatre   Master of Arts in Theatre (MA) (Theatre Theory and Dramaturgy) http://www.theatre.uottawa.ca/eng/program_masters_information.html   The Department of Theatre offers a two-year program leading to the degree of Master of Arts (MA) in Theatre (Theatre Theory and Dramaturgy).   This program gives students the opportunity to develop and perfect their analytical, critical and scholarly skills...

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CfP Summer Institute Cologne - Extended Deadline

Posted: December 17, 2014 | By:

Please note our extended deadline! The new deadline for applications is 31 December 2014.   Please find more information on our website http://sic.uni-koeln.de Cologne University’s international interdisciplinary Summer Institute [sic!] 2015 will take place from 24th to 4th of September, 2015. Participants and faculty of [sic!] 2015 will explore perspectives on “Intermingling.” We invite graduate and postgraduate students from Art History, English, German, History, Media, Film, So...

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