Introduction course 11, 18 & 25 april 2018

In this course Suzanne Prak will introduce you to the world of forum theatre. Have fun, practice your acting skills and learn at the same time how to empower people!

In only 3 evenings you will learn the basics of  forum theatre. It’s a great opportunity to discover the possibilities this participatory method offers. It can even be of use for your studies/work. Besides that it’s also fun to do, it’s in english and no prior theatre experience is needed! Also people who  already have experience in forum theatre are welcome to join!

Data: wednesday 11,18,25 april 2018, 20.00-22.30 hrs.

Location: Clock House, Generaal Foulkesweg 37 in Wageningen

Costs: €30 (€15 for students)

PLEASE SIGN IN: mail to ST.INSPRINGTHEATER@WUR.NL

 

New rehearsals for revival ‘PHD performance’!

Inspringtheater starts new rehearsals to perform the revival of the play ‘How am I ever going to finish my PHD?’!!

Interested to join? There is still 1 spot left! Mail to st.inspringtheater@wur.nl

Many PHD students experience moments of doubt, irritation or even despair during their PHD. This performance deals with the main challenges in communicating and collaborating with PHD colleagues, daily supervisor and professor.

Shadow Lab with Evan Hastings – schedule

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All lab sessions are at 20.00-22.00 hrs @ Clock House, Generaal Foulkesweg 37. To register mail st.inspringtheater@wur.nl

  • 18 january: shadow acting  Learn to use the shadow of your body to improvise dramatic shadow scenes. See your shadow in a new light.
  • 25 january: shadow animating Shadow Animators learn how to improvise visual narratives with paper puppets on the Overhead Projector.
  • 1 february: puppet making Shadow Puppet Making workshop resulting in puppets that can be played with then brought home.
  • 8 february: shadow dancing Shadow Dancing workshop resulting in a site specific shadow dance performance at Threshold.
  • 15 february: mask making Shadow Mask Making workshop resulting in shadow masks that can be played with, then brought home.

Shadow Lab with Evan Hastings

Het Inspringtheater and Shadow Liberation join forces to present a mini-series of community Shadow Theatre workshops exploring the theme of sustainability. The workshops are facilitated by Evan Hastings!

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Evan has a passion for turning pain into medicine through theatre. His work illuminates the intersection of Drama Therapy and Theatre of the Oppressed, creating performative engagements that raise urgent issues in aesthetic dialogue. Evan has had the honour of animating theatrical dialogue from the fault lines of war zones to the halls of Harvard, from working with prisoners in high security facilities to engaging families through open air performances in public spaces. Theatre is an act of Love.

About Shadow Liberation
Shadow Liberation uses creatively crafted visual stories to captivate the imagination and invite audiences to interrupt the injustice of gender violence. In the tradition of Augusto Boal’s Forum Theatre, audience members are invited on stage to offer improvisational interventions into scenes depicting oppression. This artistic dialogue offers no quick fix solutions but rather places faith in the emerging ethics of the community to creatively address its issues. http://shadowliberation.com/

You may come for all the sessions, or just drop in for one. No prior theatre experience is required. Sessions will be conducted in English, though shadows speak louder than words.

To sign in, mail to st.inspringtheater@wur.nl