Theater

2016 Apr 24

The 2016 Harvard Playwrights' Festival

8:30pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall Studio

Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media
Free and open to the public
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The 2016 Harvard Playwrights' Festival is a festival of readings featuring new works by eleven undergraduate playwrights from the English Department’s Advanced Playwriting Class. The plays feature direction by professional directors, dramaturgy by students from the A.R.T./MXAT...

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2016 Apr 21

The 2016 Harvard Playwrights' Festival

7:00pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall Studio

Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media
Free and open to the public
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The 2016 Harvard Playwrights' Festival is a festival of readings featuring new works by eleven undergraduate playwrights from the English Department’s Advanced Playwriting Class. The plays feature direction by professional directors, dramaturgy by students from the A.R.T./MXAT...

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2016 Apr 20

The 2016 Harvard Playwrights' Festival

Repeats every day until Wed Apr 27 2016 except Thu Apr 21 2016, Sun Apr 24 2016, Mon Apr 25 2016, Tue Apr 26 2016.
6:00pm

6:00pm
6:00pm
6:00pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall Studio

Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media
Free and open to the public
More information>

The 2016 Harvard Playwrights' Festival is a festival of readings featuring new works by eleven undergraduate playwrights from the English Department’s Advanced Playwriting Class. The plays feature direction by professional directors, dramaturgy by students from the A.R.T./MXAT Institute for Advanced Theater Training, and performances by student actors. Join us from Wednesday, April 20th to Sunday, April 24th and Wednesday April 27th in the Farkas Hall Studio to hear these exciting new plays!... Read more about The 2016 Harvard Playwrights' Festival

Moving it

Rehearsal of WHAT MOVES YOU? PHOTO: Anita Lo '16Actors, musicians, poets and dancers explore happiness, excitement, pain and frustration in the world premiere of Harvard Dance Project's multidisciplinary spring show by three choreographers. 

By Anita Lo '16... Read more about Moving it

2016 Apr 26

Theatre and Conflict Resolutions Strategies: Workshop with Dr. Guila Kessous

1:00pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall, 10-12 Holyoke Street, 303

Presented by: Theater, Dance & Media
Free and open to Harvard students. Registration required>

The seminar will explore the connection between theater and conflict resolutions strategies using methods of acting through positive psychology (Tal Ben Shahar's techniques), art of negotiation (William Ury's techniques) and executive communication skills (Marjorie North's techniques). Using among others theatre forum methods by Augusto Boal, the students will focus on interpersonal communication through theatre games (role games in the situation). The mission of such seminar is to develop a social conscious of solution-focused, respectful, non-exploitative and empowering, and therefore, ethical relationships using drama techniques that lean on an introduction to the process of integrative decision-making model of ethical behavior.... Read more about Theatre and Conflict Resolutions Strategies: Workshop with Dr. Guila Kessous

2016 May 01

Poise and Rationality: A Wedding Farce

2:30pm

Location: 

Agassiz Theatre

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club
Tickets: Free, no tickets required. Entrance first come first served, on a space available basis.
Runs: 4/22-24 & 4/29-5/1
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Poise and Rationality is a farce comedy surrounding the wedding of August and Nancy, which neither sides of the wedding party are particularly supportive of. As preparations commence,...

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2016 Apr 22

Poise and Rationality: A Wedding Farce

Repeats every day until Sat Apr 30 2016 except Mon Apr 25 2016, Tue Apr 26 2016, Wed Apr 27 2016, Thu Apr 28 2016.
7:00pm

7:00pm
7:00pm
7:00pm
7:00pm

Location: 

Agassiz Theatre

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club
Tickets: Free, no tickets required. Entrance first come first served, on a space available basis.
Runs: 4/22-24 & 4/29-5/1
More information>

Poise and Rationality is a farce comedy surrounding the wedding of August and Nancy, which neither sides of the wedding party are particularly supportive of. As preparations commence, conflicting...

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2016 Apr 17

Chalk

4:00pm

Location: 

Adams House Pool Theatre

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club
Tickets: Free
How to get tickets: Email chalkinthepool@gmail.com for tickets.
Runs: 4/15-17

“You’re one of them. And you took her. And you’re using her, and you’re not her. I know my own daughter. And I want you to leave.”
It is the end of the world. For all we know, Maggie is the only woman left. Except for her daughter Cora. But whether she can still be considered human is up for debate.... Read more about Chalk

2016 Apr 15

HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk True

Repeats every day until Sat Apr 16 2016 .
7:30pm

7:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Dance Center, 60 Garden St.

HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk TruePresented ByHarvard University Committee on the Arts (HUCA) and the Harvard Center for African Studies in association with American Repertory Theater; the Division of Social Sciences, FAS; Harvard Dance Center; Hutchins Center for African & African American Research; Harvard Law School; Mahindra Humanities Center; Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study; and the Theater, Dance & Media Concentration at Harvard University.
TicketsA.R.T. box office
Runs: 
April 15-17
Part of the HUCA Spring 2016 series.

HEAR WORD! is a powerful piece of performance art that combines artistry, social commentary, and true-life stories of inequality and transformation, delivered by some of Nigeria’s most talented actresses. The stories are based on real issues affecting the lives of women across Nigeria and examine the factors that limit their potential for independence, leadership, and meaningful contribution. HEAR WORD! bravely examines the cultural and societal norms that oppress and limit African women as it invites women to break the cultureof silence, unite, challenge the status quo, and create solutions.... Read more about HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk True

2016 Mar 26

a master class with composer BRIAN LOWDERMILK

3:00pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall - Studio

Brian LowdermilkPresented by: Learning From Performers
ADMISSION: Free and open to the public (tickets or RSVPs not required); seating first-come, first-served subject to venue capacity.
VENUEFarkas Hall Studio, 10-12 Holyoke St. 

Brian Lowdermilk is a musical theater composer whose work is “dynamic and diverse, appealing to many facets of human emotion” (Catherine Duffy, Bargain Theatreland, UK). His songs—many with lyrics by his writing partner, Kait Kerrigan—have been recorded and performed internationally, and Lowdermilk-Kerrigan’s musicals have been produced and developed at the Kimmel Center (Philadelphia), Goodspeed’s Norma Terris Theatre, La Jolla Playhouse, ASCAP/Disney Workshop, Manhattan Theatre Club and Primary Stages, among other regional theaters, festivals and venues. He will conduct a master class with Harvard undergraduate performers.... Read more about a master class with composer BRIAN LOWDERMILK

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