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Staging Culturally Conscious Theatre- These educators can teach you a thing or two!

  • 1.  Staging Culturally Conscious Theatre- These educators can teach you a thing or two!

    Posted 23 days ago

    Teaching Artist and American Theatre Critics Association member, Cristina Pla-Guzman,  will host a discussion with theater teachers about how to produce culturally conscious educational theater. Her panel will include Jazmin Jones-Oliver, Marketing Manager at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center in Miami; Vyana Preti, Director of Education for Miami New Drama; and Minette Perez Poole, Fine Arts Department Chairperson at Our Lady of Lourdes Academy in Miami.You can join the conversation on Zoom (https://zoom.us/j/98155571333; Meeting ID: 981 5557 1333) or Facebook Live (https://fb.me/e/iqGOcsuuW) If you know any arts educators you think might find the conversation of interest, please feel free to invite them. 


    The session title:

    Staging Culturally Conscious Theatre- These educators can teach you a thing or two!

     

    Topics:

    • How do you expose the community to a story if you don't have the diversity?
    • What does Culturally Conscious Theatre Look like?
    • How can/does Culturally Conscious Theatre impact a community? Your Students? Their Family?
    • What impact does it have on students/community? 
    • And more! 


    Respectfully,


    Cristina Pla-Guzman, M.S.

    she/her/hers

    Teaching Artist

    Freelance Writer/Theatre Critic
    American Theatre Critics Association 
    TCG Rising Leader of Color Cohort 4