Performances

Lectures, Performances and Events 2018-2019

Fall Quarter

Wednesday, October 3, 7:00 p.m.
Joshua Chambers-Letson and C. Riley Snorton Author Reading
Women & Children First Bookstore

Friday, October 5, 8:00 p.m.
SERIOUSLY…WHAT DID YOU CALL ME?
Performed by Onawumi Jean Moss
Directed by Djola Banner
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Wednesday, October 10, Noon
Wallace Bacon Memorial Lecture: John L. Jackson
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Wednesday, October 17, 12:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Professional Development Workshop: Cover Letter/CV
The Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center, Room 235

October 19-20
Sweet Tea Turns Ten: A Symposium
Black Arts International Conference
bai.northwestern.edu

Monday, November 5, 5 p.m.
Professional Development Workshop: Mock Interviews

Tuesday, November 13 and 15, 2-3:50 p.m.
Workshop with Doris Difarnecio of Arte Acción
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 p.m.
Critical Studies in Theatre and Performance Cluster: Doris Difarnecio of Arte Acción
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Monday, November 19, 5:00 p.m.
Black Arts Initiative Speakers Series: Margot Crawford
Kresge Hall, room 1515

Friday, November 30, Noon
Black Arts Initiative Brown Bag: Ryan Dohomey
Kresge Hall, room 1515

Wednesday, December 5, Noon
Lecture: Tavia Nyong’o
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Wednesday, December 5, 5:00 p.m.
Lecture: Marlon Bailey
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Thursday, December 6, 5:00 p.m.
Josh Chambers-Letson Book Launch: After the Party
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Winter Quarter

January 18 – 19, 7:30 p.m.
Performance Hour: Gervais Marsh
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

January 25-26, 7:30 p.m.
Performance Hour: Henry Bock and Sean Finnegan
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Wednesday, January 23, Noon
Professional Development Workshop: Mock Job Talk
Annie May Swift Hall, Alvina Krause Studio

Monday, January 28, 5:00 p.m.
Black Arts Initiative Speakers Series: Marcus White
The Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center, Room 201

January 28 – February 1
Puerto Rican Arts Initiative Residency: Artist Talks, Workshops, Roundtable

Friday, February 1, Noon
Black Arts Initiative Brown Bag: Natasha Threthewey
Kresge Hall, room 1515

Wednesday, February 6, Noon
Critical Studies in Theatre and Performance Cluster: Macarena Gomez-Barris Lecture
Alvina Krause Studio, Annie May Swift Hall

Friday, February 15, TBD
Undergraduate/Graduate Performance Event
Alvina Krause Studio, Annie May Swift Hall

Monday, February 25, 5:00 p.m.
Black Arts Initiative Lecture Series: Torkwase Dyson
Harris Hall, room 108

Wednesday, February 27, Noon
Professional Development Workshop: Resource Omnibus

Wednesday, March 13, 5:00 p.m.
Lecture: Amber Musser

March 15 & 16, 7 p.m.
PhD Performances
Alvina Krause Studio, Annie May Swift Hall

Spring Quarter

TBD
Performance Hour: Connor Lifson
Alvina Krause Studio, Annie May Swift Hall

April 15 – 19
Puerto Rican Arts Initiative Residency: Artist Talks, Workshops, Roundtable

Monday, April 22, 5:00 p.m.
Black Arts Initiative Speakers Series: Lyndon Gill
Kresge Hall, room 1515

May 3 – 4
Performance Hour: Dave Mallor
Alvina Krause Studio, Annie May Swift Hall

Wednesday, May 22, Noon
Critical Studies in Theatre and Performance Cluster: Diana Taylor
Alvina Krause Studio, Annie May Swift Hall

Monday, May 29, Noon
Professional Development Workshop: Pedagogy In the Era of Trump
Alvina Krause Studio, Annie May Swift Hall

TBD
Performance Hour: Tarek Benchouia
Alvina Krause Studio, Annie May Swift Hall