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Tuesday, June 10, 2014

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(Photo by Ponch Hawkes. This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon, curated by Caridad Svich.)  From 2008 Queen’s University Belfast has worked in partnership with the Outburst Queer Arts Festival to cross boundaries that seem determined to keep academia separate from wider areas of public life, not least queer [...]

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(This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon, curated by Caridad Svich.)  If we look at theatre historically, it has thrived most when it is in the process of crossing borders: the ancient Greek theatre was cutting edge and owed its innovations to an amalgam of many crossed borders­­––from [...]

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Changing relationships between theatres and communities

by Lenora Champagne June 10, 2014 National Conference
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(This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon, curated by Caridad Svich.)  When I began making work, back in 1981, it felt as though everyone in the performance world was part of a community.  Of course, at that time there were fewer people making performances that bridged dance, the [...]

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