SITEWIDE Search Results: “theater”
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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.
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.
Ubu Nights at The Gym
BY EMMA JOHNSTON
@ VOL 19
ON MAY 25, 2014
Gijs Ochsendorf and Emma Johnston// Free Theatre Christchurch// on ubu nights at the gym
Gijs Ochsendorf and Emma Johnston, of the Free Theatre, seek to challenge and develop new norms in theatre in Christchurch. Their newest venture makes them the first artisitic tenants in the restored Arts Centre, as they seek to reestablish their theatre and create a new series of Ubu nights.
The World That Doesn't Exist
BY MARK MCENTYRE
@ VOL 19
ON MAY 25, 2014
Mark McEntyre// set designer// on the world that doesn’t exist
Mark McEntyre asks the question: does theatre create worlds that don't exist, or does it merely enable the realisation of the imagination? In either case, Mark's role is to construct the imagined space of a set, keeping in mind how the audience will be affected by each detail.
BY DAVIDE L'OMINO
@ VOL 1
ON AUG 01, 2014
L'improvvisazione teatrale (qui presentata da un esponente dell'accademia bresciana di improvvisazione teatrale) insegna le tecniche necessarie per recitare senza un copione ed una scenografia; improvvisare aiuta a capire quanto sia utile ed importante, nel teatro ma non solo, ascoltare gli altri, aiuta a conoscere, a farsi conoscere e a riconoscersi. Alla base di ogni improvvisazione c'è inoltre la risata e il divertimento che fanno di questa disciplina una tecnica del buon umore!
Performing Abstract Systems
BY CHRISTIANE KUEHL
@ VOL 13
ON NOV 07, 2014
Chris Kondek, born in Boston in 1962, began working as a video designer in 1990 with the New York theatre company The Wooster Group. In 1995 he worked with Laurie Anderson on her multimedia concertThe Nerve Bible and again in 1998 on her opera Songs and Stories from Moby Dick. In 1999 he moved to Berlin where he began working with the choreographer Meg Stuart and the theatre Director Stefan Pucher. He has also created videos for Armin Petras, Wanda Golonka, Hans-Werner Kroesinger, René Pollesch, Michael Nyman, The Builders’ Assosciation, Rimini Protokoll and others, as well as for opera productions by Sebastian Baumgarten, Jossi Wieler, and Falk Richter in Bayreuth and Salzburg. In 2008, Chris Kondek received the OPUS prize for his video work as well as the FAUST Theater prize in 2012. Since 2004 Chris Kondek has been developing his own theatre works, including Loan Shark (2008), about the finance crisis, at the HAU in Berlin, and Please Kill 2011, (2012) also at HAU. Together with Christiane Kühl he has created seven other works.
Christiane Kühl, born in Kiel in 1966, studied contemporary Literature, Philosophy, and Spanish at the University of Hamburg. She was culture editor of the daily newspaper TAZ (Hamburg and Berlin), of the magazine The KulturSPIEGEL (Hamburg) and on- air editor at Radio Eins/RBB (Potsdam). She’s worked as a freelance journalist for various other outlets, including Zitty Magazine, Die Zeit, F.A.S., DU, as well as editing the magazine “Herbst. Theorie zur Praxis”, for the festival of international contemporary art, Steirischer Herbst (Austria). From 2011 to 2013 she was Assistant Artistic Director for the Berliner Festspiele. She has been invited to be a jury member for the Hauptstadtkulturfonds Berlin, The International Theater Festival Hamburg, Kontakt Torin (PL), the Heidelberger Stückemarkt and the Doppelpass project/Kulturstiftung des Bundes. Alongside her journalistic activities she has, since 2004, worked as an author, dramaturg and performer with Chris Kondek.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
From Theater to Digital to Digital Theater!
For our weekend edition of "Presentation of the Day," we let Owen Brierley talk 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.
At this coming Wednesday's (May 29) Vol. 103, we welcome John Oglevee who will talk about Theatre Nohgaku, an organization with the goal of sharing traditional noh to English-speaking audiences. 日本の伝統芸能「能」に精通していらっしゃるJohn Ogleveeさんの、能演劇を世界に広める活動をぜひPechaKuchaプレゼンテーションでお聞きください（5月29日、PechaKucha Night東京103）