Starting Date: 04-04-2008
Ending Date: 04-06-2008
University Of Massachusetts
Amherst, Massachusetts 01003
United StatesIntersection is NWT's biennial conference and festival examining new work practices by artists of color and showcasing multidisciplinary theater pieces on the cutting edge of new aesthetics. This year's theme, Creative UpRising(s) takes a global look at the pervasiveness of art and activism, emerging aesthetics, and the role of performance practices in cultural organizing.
Pre-conference, Friday, April 4
The Rise of an Arab-American Cultural Movement
We will begin with a one-day pre-conference on April 4, for artists and cultural leaders involved in, as well as allies interested in, the rise of an Arab American Cultural Movement in recent years, including leaders of new Arab American theater groups, cultural centers, creative journals, musics, and more! Registration for the pre-conference also opening ceremony and performance.
Friday Night: Opening Ceremonies
including dinner, our first keynote speaker, and Project 2050 performanc
Geographical Scope: National