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EMERGENYC 2017: Schedule of Events

The Requirements:

* The program requires active participation. Please let George know in advance if you have to miss a session.
* There will be a series of additional events outside of class/workshop time that will be required.
* Please bring a journal and a pen to every session.
* Dress in comfortable clothes that allow you to move freely.

During the program we will read:

Paulo Freire, Pedagogy of the Oppressed PDF


 

Locations:

The Performance Studies Studio ("The Studio," as referenced below) is located at:
Department of Performance Studies
721 Broadway, 6th floor
(corner of Waverly) — Need to show ID at the door. Wheelchair accessible.
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The Hemispheric Institute is located at:
20 Cooper Square, 1st floor
(at 5th Street)— Need to show ID at the door. Wheelchair accessible.
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La MaMa Club (for June 26 performance) is located at:
74 East 4th Street, NYC
(between Bowery and 2nd Ave) —Not wheelchair accessible (stairs up to 3rd floor).
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Week by Week Schedule of Events

 

Phase 1: Weekly
10-2pm 4/8-5/13, Saturdays (*check regularly for Sunday exceptions and other changes!)
Please note the PS Studio is also available to you on Sundays by appointment.

Saturday, 4/8 10am–2pm
10am–2pm: Workshop led by George, at PS Studio *Hemi Staff will give a welcome at 10am

Saturday, 4/15 10am–2pm
10am - 2pm: Workshop led by George, at PS Studio

Saturday, 4/22 10am–2pm
Workshop led by George, at 20 Cooper Square Dance Studio

Saturday, 4/29 10am–2pm
Workshop led by George, at 20 Cooper Square Dance Studio

Saturday, 5/6 10am–2pm
Workshop led by George, at 20 Cooper Square Dance Studio

Saturday, 5/13 10am–2pm
Workshop led by George, at 20 Cooper Square Dance Studio
---3pm–5pm Performance? Why bother? A conversation with Marlène Ramírez-Cancio


 

Phase 2: Intensive Week
Every day from Monday May 15th to Sunday May 21nd, 10am to 5pm

Monday, 5/15 10am–12pm
Intro to intensive week with George
--- 1pm–5pm
Interrupting Public Habituation: Creating Public Performances (Part 1)
workshop led by Ed Woodham, with special guest Nicolás Dumit Estévez (Art in Odd Places)

Tuesday, 5/16 10am–1pm
Workshop led by Ricardo Gamboa
---2pm–5pm
Poetry and Performance: Writing in the Trump Era led by Pamela Sneed

Wednesday, 5/17 10am–1pm
Manifesting Disruption as Cultural Intervention led by Sonia Guiñansaca
---2pm–5pm
Dance Making/Movement workshop led by Patrícia Hoffbauer

Thursday, 5/18, 10am–5pm
Interrupting Public Habituation: Creating Public Performances (Part 2)
workshop and street performances led by Ed Woodham (Art in Odd Places)

Friday, 5/19, 10am–5pm
125th and Freedom workshop led by Ebony Noelle Golden

Saturday, 5/20, 10am–5pm
Body, Voice, Drama, Dance and Drag — workshop led by Susana Cook

Sunday, 5/21, 10am–5pm
Hilariouch: Creating Parody and Satire — workshop led by Fulana




Phase 3: Weekly
10-2pm (*with some exceptions)

Saturday, 5/27, 10am–2pm
Workshop led by George, at PS Studio

Saturday 6/3, 10am–2pm
Workshop led by George, at PS Studio

Saturday, 6/10, 10am–2pm
Workshop led by George, at PS Studio

Saturday, 6/17, 10am–2pm
Workshop led by George, at PS Studio

Monday, 6/26, 7pm:
PERFORMANCE AT LA MAMA EXPERIMENTAL THEATRE

Saturday, 7/1:
OFF for July 4th holiday

Saturday, 7/8:
Final debrief session with George at PS Studio
**ADDITIONAL SPECIAL DEBRIEF SESSIONS MIGHT BE ADDED AS NEEDED**