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PAST VOL 7

Jacksonville @ Sun-Ray Cinema
Jan 19, 2010

PAST VOL 3

Dayton @ The Cannery
Mar 26, 2010

PAST VOL 20

Seattle @ Historic University Theater
Jun 16, 2010

PAST VOL 12

Bratislava @ Majestic Music Club / YMCA house
Dec 02, 2010

PAST VOL 17

Bratislava @ Majestic Music Club / YMCA house
Dec 08, 2011

PAST VOL 4

Montpelier VT @ Big Picture Theater
May 03, 2012

PAST VOL 8

Huddersfield @ Cafe Ollo
Nov 29, 2012

PAST VOL 7

Fort Worth @ Amphibian Stage Productions
Jan 24, 2013

PAST VOL 5

Ústí nad Labem @ Galerie Emila Filly
Jan 22, 2013

PAST VOL 3

Eureka, Montana @ Majestic Theater
Jun 11, 2013

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Wanting to Act

BY TORBEN JØRGENSEN
IN AALBORG

Torben Jørgensen is an autodidactic actor struggling to apply skills, to make and be part of theatre projects. Listen to his amazing -- and courageous -- story.
 (in Danish)

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Ways of Communicating

BY EMILY ANDERSON
@ VOL 9 ON FEB 15, 2013

Emily Anderson presents VSA Vermont's Awareness Theater Company, and describes Mark Utter's "I am in here." filmmaking project. She also shares her early experiences with alternative communication.

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Catalyst for Theater

BY BRETTA GERECKE AND JONATHAN CHRISTENSON
@ VOL 15 ON MAR 07, 2013

Jonathan Christenson and Bretta Gerecke, founders of Catalyst, talk about the evolution of their theater company. They began 16 years ago, in a run down warehouse, which they renovated as they prepared new presentations, and since then the company has grown and even given international performances.

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From Theatre to Digital to Digital Theatre!

BY OWEN BRIERLEY
@ VOL 15 ON MAR 07, 2013

Owen Brierley talks about his career in theatre and digital media, starting with his beginning days in improvisation and musical theater, and moving into digital media and mashups, with collaborations between artists in different mediums, and unconventional theater experiences.

"Presentation of the Day" on April 13, 2013.

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Lichting Zuid in Limburg

BY MARTIJN KAGENAAR
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 11, 2013

Martijn Kagenaar is on a relentless mission. He hates the Calimero complex in the Maastricht region, so much that he and his colleagues have decided to eliminate it. Their Lichting Zuid project will try to get their children invested in the future of the region, and in their own future prosperity, by reaching beyond the borders of the Limburg region.

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Explorations in Noh and Kabuki

BY YAYOI HIRANO
@ VOL 2 ON JUL 12, 2013

Yayoi Hirano discusses her artistic productions, many of which are born out of Japanese Noh theater. She highlights her career experiences and explores the development of her performance art.

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The Shadow Within the Shadow

BY KANA OKABE
@ VOL 109 ON DEC 04, 2013

Kana Okabe speaks on the history and art of shadowplay. She goes into depth on the Japanese colored shadow technique, and we see the process by which these shadow forms are illustrated, cut out, and displayed on stage. 

 

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Dancing into Intellectual Property Law

BY JEANINE RIZZO
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 24, 2013

Jeanine Rizzo began her life as a dancer, but soon pirouetted her way into a field of law that would allow her to protect the things she holds most dear: the arts. She speaks of trademarks, copyrights, patents, and more in reference to film, theater, and art. 

"Presentation of the Day" on January 18, 2014.

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Photography for the Fourth Wall

BY STEVEN KOERNIG
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 15, 2013

If you thought regular photography was hard, Steven Koernig explains the tips and tricks that go along with theater photography in which capturing personality, moments, and good lighitng are key. You will definitely pick up some pointers along the way, and gain an ever greater appreciation for those shots you see in theater marketing. 

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One-Sided Cocktail Talk

BY LISA LONG
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 20, 2013

Lisa Long, a professor of dance at Western Kentucky University, discusses her likes, travels, and a variety of life lessons through her experiences in this "one-sided cocktail talk." 

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PKN Nairobi Vol. 2

PechaKucha Night in Nairobi returned to the RaMoMA Museum of Modern Art last week for a second edition, and this post on the Ukwelli blog does a great job of summing up each presentation. Pictured, a scene from one of the stage performances by The Theatre Company -- its PKN presentation covered how it had renovated the theater in the city's National Museum.

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Poster for PKN Denver Vol. 5

PechaKucha Night returns to Denver next week (April 21) for a fifth edition, again at the Buntport Theater. Here's looking forward to a new version of that city's phone-spelling project!

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Flyer for PKN Denver Vol. 6

PechaKucha Night returns to the Buntport Theater this month (July 21) in Denver for Vol. 6. It will be held outdoors, so bring a blanket or chair!

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Poster for PKN Winnipeg Vol. 1

The city of Winnipeg is getting ready to host its very first PechaKucha Night, with the event taking place February 17 at The Park Theater and Movie Cafe. Not only have organizers put together a terrific poster for their Vol. 1 (see above), they've also listed all of the presenters (with links) on the official event page.

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Theatrical PKN in St. Petersburg

The next proper PechaKucha Night in St. Petersburg happens at the end of the month (March 31), but organizers are also preparing a special edition theatrical-themed PK event on June 21. Pictured above is the first of a planned series of ad/posters, this one featuring "guru of theatre" Konstantin Stanislavsky.

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PKN Winnipeg Flyers

Here's a look at flyers for PechaKucha Night in Winnipeg, including the one for the upcoming Vol. 2, happening May 20 at the Park Theater. You'll find the full list of presenters with links at the official event page. It does indeed look like a great lineup, and I myself am very excited to see that indie game developer Alec Holowka (Infinite Ammo) will be a presenter.

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Flyers for PKN St. Petersburg Vol. 10 and 11

St. Petersburg has a couple of themed PechaKucha Night events coming up, both of them happening in June. The first, on "music," is set to happen on June 16, and then on June 21 you'll find one with "theater" as a theme (see poster above). You'll find more details in Russian on the official event pages for each: Vol. 10 and Vol. 11.

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Poster for PKN Winnipeg Vol. 4

PechaKucha Night in Winnipeg Vol. 4 is taking place later this month (November 18) at the Park Theater and Movie Cafe, and the evening will be MCed by Lucy DeCoutere, who is in fact the Lucy from the Trailer Park Boys! You'll find the list of presenters with links on the official event page.

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A Performance and Learning Theater in Dallas, Life With Child, and a Plea to Go Greener

Presentations Ann Williams talks (at PKN Dallas Vol. 10) about the Dallas Black Dance Theatre, a performance and learning center, walking us through its various programs, and highlighting some of the shows it has hosted. Errold Brown has two major passions in life: health & fitness and child developmental delays. This is a personal presentation (from PKN Toronto Vol. 17) about how his life has changed drastically after his first child was born. Roman Sablin, eco-lifestyle trainer and social engineer, helps to promote and implement social projects that create a better future. Roman’s presentation (in Russian, from PKN St. Petersburg Vol. 20) helps people go greener, that is to work on sustainable consumption, turn on eco-thinking in our daily life and routine habits. He explains how to choose healthy and safe cosmetics, food, and surround yourself with the necessary minimum of high-quality things. Posters Today's addition to the Tumblr blog is in the form of the last two flyers/posters for the city of Leksand, Vol. 4 and 5 -- the latter is happening tonight, and you'll find the full list of presenters with links on the official event page. Photos Take a look at last week's PKN Columbus Vol. 23 through this photo gallery [Flickr]. Above, an attentive crowd, and an attendee shows up with a bike.  Calendar Tonight's (November 13) events: PKN Brighton Vol. 17, PKN Leksand Vol. 5, PKN Denver Vol. 15, and PKN San Diego Vol. 16. Tomorrow, we have the following five PKNs: PKN Birmingham Vol. 7, PKN Okayama Vol. 15, PKN Amsterdam Vol. 23, PKN Mikkeli Vol. 2, and PKN Santa Cruz Vol. 1.

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PKN Posters: Vladimir Vol. 12

Russia's town of Vladimir will host their thespian Vol. 12 this Thursday, March 28. The theme for this evening is theater, hence the icons of comedy/tragedy.  For more information on PKN Vladimir's upcoming event, check out their VK page (Russian).  To see more great posters from PechaKucha Nights all over the world, check out our Tumblr blog.