UNESCO Cities of Literature Short Play Festival
Playwrights, theatre companies and tertiary Theatre or Drama programmes in UNESCO Cities of Literature and in other areas of New Zealand are invited to participate in this exciting international event.
- Tanya Palmer, Producer/Director of New Play Development at Goodman Theatre, Chicago
- Dr Fiona Graham, Director of the MA in Dramaturgy and Writing for Performance, Goldsmiths, University of London
- Victor Rodger, former Burns Fellow, International Institute of Modern Letters, Victoria University of Wellington
Dates and venue:
University of Otago, September 12–20, 2019
Tuesday, 30 July 2019 11:52pm
Workers are hand-winding large concrete floor panels into place above slab floors and joiners are crafting more than 780 acoustic boxes for the music and performance studio building under construction behind the Robertson Library in Union Street East.
Thursday, 1 August 2019 5:03pm
Tessa Dalgety-Evans can often be seen carting her cello on her back through campus.
Thursday, 8 August 2019 9:27am
Stereotypically viewed as passive and immobile, a University of Otago pilot study has shown the powerful influence music and dance can have on older adults with dementia.
Wednesday, 4 September 2019
- Marama Hall
Performance Students feature music from Poland and Armenia.
Wednesday, 11 September 2019
- Marama Hall
Works by Johann Sebastian Bach and his sons: Carl Philipp Emanuel and Johann Christian Bach