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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

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(Photo by Ben Carver of Jarman (all this maddening beauty). This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Survive| Thrive} blog salon.) I promised myself I wouldn’t use the words “thrive” and “survive” beyond the first sentence of this essay. I strive to keep that promise. Here is why. Waking up I get up every day as [...]

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(These remarks were originally given at the Westminster Media Forum on June 5, 2014, and are here reprinted with Fin Kennedy’s permission. This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon.) I’ve been asked to speak today because last year I wrote a report entitled In Battalions, about the effect of [...]

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A Serious Banquet: Art as a Collective Experience

by Erin B Mee June 24, 2014 National Conference
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(Photo by Matthew Wilson of A Serious Banquet. This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon, curated by Caridad Svich.) A Serious Banquet is a theatre-dance-dinner structured around the party Pablo Picasso threw for the painter Henri Rousseau in 1908 as recorded by Gertrude Stein in The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas [...]

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Space for Theatre

by Jake Witlen June 24, 2014 National Conference
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(Photo by Jake Witlen of Exposure Berlin. This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon.) The air is dusty and you can see your breath inside the room. Cobwebs hang high across the vaulted ceiling, and honest to god, a bat just flew across the stage. Down below, however, the [...]

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