Theater

2017 Nov 14

Becoming Sensitive: Experimentations between Art, Science and Politics, A Talk by Frédérique Aït-Touati

5:00pm

Location: 

Farkas Hall, Room 203, 10-12 Holyoke St.

Frederique Ait-Touati | Becoming Sensitive: Experimentations between Art, Science and PoliticsIn this talk, Frédérique Aït-Touati will discuss how performing research can be a way to develop creative relationships between art and theory.

Presented by: Critical Media Practice, Theater, Dance & Media and the Mahindra Humanities Center’s France and the World Seminar... Read more about Becoming Sensitive: Experimentations between Art, Science and Politics, A Talk by Frédérique Aït-Touati

2017 Dec 01

/underground

8:00pm

Location: 

Loeb Drama Center Main Stage, 64 Brattle St.

/underground is an original musical that revisits the “mob boss” archetype with a twist that emphasizes the intelligence of protagonist Maxine.

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club... Read more about /underground

"Spelling" rules

Bee

A production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee explores adolescence, academic perfectionism and audience participation while helping bring first-year singer-actors into the world of Harvard theater.

By Sasha Barish ‘20... Read more about "Spelling" rules

2017 Nov 09

Kudiyattam Sanskrit Theatre

7:00pm

Location: 

Agassiz Theatre, Radcliffe Yard

Kudiyattam is the last living performance tradition of Sanskrit theater in the world. Recognized by Unesco as preserving "masterpieces of the oral and intangible heritage of humanity," this visually powerful tradition is performed by the troupe Nepathya, from central Kerala in South India.

Presented by: Music Department
Admission: Free and open to everyone. No tickets are required; first come, first seated. For more information: musicdpt@fas.harvard.edu or call 617-495-2791...

2017 Nov 03

Post-performance discussion with Hanane Hajj-Ali, playwright of JOGGING

9:00pm

Location: 

Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St

Hanane Hajj AliOn her daily jogging route through Beirut, Lebanon, playwright, actor and cultural activist Hanane Hajj Ali began to take notes. She started jogging as exercise – to avoid stress and fend off osteoporosis. Along the way, she began to see the streets of her city with new eyes. As she considered the city’s history of building and destruction through war, she thought about her roles of woman, wife and mother. She examined her dreams and desires. And she thought about Medea. 

Presented by: Learning from Performers program, in partnership with Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club and in collaboration with Harvard University's Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations... Read more about Post-performance discussion with Hanane Hajj-Ali, playwright of JOGGING

2017 Nov 02

LFP Conversation with Hanane Hajj Ali

4:00pm

Location: 

Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St.

Hanane Hajj-Ali. PHOTO: Nora AwsabeOn her daily jogging route through Beirut, Lebanon, playwright, actor and cultural activist Hanane Hajj Ali began to take notes. She started jogging as exercise – to avoid stress and fend off osteoporosis. Along the way, she began to see the streets of her city with new eyes. As she considered the city’s history of building and destruction through war, she thought about her roles of woman, wife and mother. She examined her dreams and desires. And she thought about Medea. 

Presented by: Learning from Performers program, in partnership with Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club and in collaboration with Harvard University's Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations... Read more about LFP Conversation with Hanane Hajj Ali

2017 Nov 04

JOGGING: The 2017 HRDC Visiting Director’s Project

2:00pm

Location: 

Loeb Drama Center Main Stage

The Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club's 2017 Visiting Director's Project, directed and adapted by Melissa Nussbaum Freeman, is an exploration of Muslim identity and motherhood. The playwright and activist Hanane Hajj Ali is visiting Harvard to discuss her play and its impact, both in Lebanon and in our U.S. Premiere.

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club... Read more about JOGGING: The 2017 HRDC Visiting Director’s Project

2017 Oct 29

JOGGING: The 2017 HRDC Visiting Director’s Project

2:00pm

Location: 

Loeb Drama Center Main Stage

The Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club's 2017 Visiting Director's Project, directed and adapted by Melissa Nussbaum Freeman, is an exploration of Muslim identity and motherhood. The playwright and activist Hanane Hajj Ali is visiting Harvard to discuss her play and its impact, both in Lebanon and in our U.S. Premiere.

Presented by: Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club... Read more about JOGGING: The 2017 HRDC Visiting Director’s Project

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