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Saturday, August 4 • 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Say What? Explorations in Culture and Language on Stage

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This panel will explore the practical, political, and aesthetic possibilities when using foreign language on stage including creative subtitling, translation, cultural dominance, and soundscapes.

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avatar for Melanie Dreyer-Lude

Melanie Dreyer-Lude

Parasites, satellites and spin-offs: Examining possibility in audience engagement., Cornell University
In this paper, I will suggest looking at two opposing concepts of mobilized audience, one bottom up making practical use of an artwork and one top down consuming it. Taking into account the case of opera and particularly the production of Wagner’s opera in Bayreuth, which usually aim at an upper class audience, I will look at different strategies of social stratification in the field of music theatre. Taking up the notion of distributed... Read More →
avatar for Jeannie Marlin Woods

Jeannie Marlin Woods

Professor of Theatre, Western Illinois University
As a theatre professor I feel strongly about the power of mentorship. I do all I can to foster the development of students and colleagues in education and performance careers. I'm also artistic director of the Starry Night Repertory Theatre, whose mission is to bring theatre to warm the heart to the stage (www.StarryNightRep.org). As a theatre practitioner -- actor, director, artistic director, author -- I believe in the power of theatre to... Read More →


Saturday August 4, 2012 1:45pm - 3:15pm
Congressional C, Lobby Level 400 New Jersey Ave NW Washington, DC 20001 USA

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