Free Event

Annual Cultural Symposium

Origin Theatre Company

Saturday May 6th


Time:

11-4pm

A FREE EVENT - RSVP via 'BUY TICKETS' button

11:00-1:30pm Readings/Videos/Panel: 

Theater for Young Audiences in Scotland 
Cast includes: Marcus Crawford, James Evans, Kat Murphy, Steve McMahon & Jenni Wales 
A reading of the contemporary Scottish play for Young Audiences Pondlife McGurk by Rob Evans and video excerpts of TYA productions from different Scottish companies. 

Followed by a moderated Q&A and a talk-back session on Theater for Young Audiences from Scotland with select professionals in the field of TYA from both sides of the Atlantic.

Panelists include Steven McIntosh (BAM), Kali DiPippo (New Victory Theater), Monique Martin (TYA presenter, Cirque Network), Edie Demas (Jacob Burns Film Center). In partnership with Imaginate Scotland

2:30-4:00pm Round Table Conversation: 
International Relations in the Arts – A Scottish Perspective 
What is national identity and how does it influence the cultural scene & art-making? 
The future of the Scottish cultural landscape in or out of Europe.

A round table discussion following the 'Long Table Etiquette' format, allowing for audiences to join the conversation with invited panelists from NYC, Scotland, Délégation générale du Québec, Institut Ramon Llull, British Council and moderator.

FREE EVENT

RSVP advised via 'BUY TICKETS' button above or by email to: 
events@origintheatre.org

Location:

Cell Theatre, 338 West 23rd Street (b/t 8/9 Aves), NYC