SYMPOSIUM On Collaboration II - Updates - Registration Deadline 12 May
The Theatre Arts Department, School of Media & Performing Arts at Middlesex University, with support from the Dance Department at University Campus Suffolk, will be hosting the second symposium on collaboration in performance practice, with a specific focus on the politics of collaboration. The event will take place on Saturday, 18 May 2013 at Middlesex University, Hendon Campus, North London.
The symposium features a range of research papers and practice interventions, and includes performance installations by Angela Woodhouse and Henrietta Hale, as well as Jane Bacon and Vida Midgelow. Gerard Bell and Karen Christopher will be performing their work So Below (Haranczak/Navarre Performance Projects) to conclude the event.
Simon Murray. "Lightness of touch: politics and embodiment in collaboration"
Rosemary Butcher and Susan Melrose. A dialogue. "Just in time: collaborative memory work and judgement in dance-making practices"
PLENARY PANEL includes:
Mark Franko, Simon Murray, Carole-Anne Upton
Jane Bacon, Jo Breslin, Julie Brixey-Williams, Camilla Brueton, Jane Carr, Noyale Colin, Jill Cowley, Campbell Edinborough, Steve Fossey, Sara Giddens, Mariella Greil, Simon Jones, Simon Kennedy, Beverley Hood, Ola Johansson, Mark James Hamilton, Tim Jeeves, Alexandra Kolb, Deirdre McLaughlin, Freddie Opoku-Addaie, Adrian Palka, Eugenie Pastor, Ailsa Richardson, David Roberts, Martina Ruhsam, Stefanie Sachsenmaier, Rajni Shah, Pedro De Senna, Theron Schmidt, Arabella Stanger, Stephanie Schober, Tuuli Tahko, Stuart Tait, Leigh Tredger, Caroline Younger
The symposium specifically focuses on the politics of collaborative practice in performance-making and related disciplinary areas, addressing issues such as:
• The politics of working together: relationships between collaborators at work
• Modes of performance-making: the ongoing search for alternative modes of work
• Identity and performance: going beyond oneself in contemporary contexts
• Theorising collaboration: matters of authorship in a networked age
• Collaboration across disciplinary and cultural boundaries
Further information can be accessed on the symposium website, including a SCHEDULE (subject to change), with more updates to follow:http://mdxoncollaboration.blogspot.co.uk/
REGISTRATION IS OPEN, please book via http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/event/5912346989
Please note that the fees include full catering for the day.
Location details of Middlesex University, Hendon Campus: