Theater Calendar

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Media Industries Club/FTT Internship Information Night

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Location: 136 DeBartolo Hall

Several FTT students will be on hand to discuss "what they did last summer" and offer insight and advice on how to find an internship and what to expect in the professional world of FTT. Here are just a few of the students who will be there:

Denise Dorotheo               Bleacher Report, New York

Hannah Dunn                    Cheddar, New York 

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Visual Cultures Workshop: Tarryn Li-Min Chun

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Location: B043 DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Visualculturesworkshop- Tarryn Chun Web

SPECTACULAR, SPECTACULAR: CONTEMPORARY CHINESE PERFORMANCE AND ITS TECHNOLOGICAL EXCESSES

From the cinematic and theatrical work of renowned film director Zhang Yimou to massive song-and-dance epics staged in honor of national holidays, the People’s Republic of China (PRC) has become known for spectacular displays of high-tech special effects in visual culture and performance. Tracing the rise to prominence of such phenomena in the PRC, this talk will examine the ways in which theatrical productions can become performances of technology, setting digital effects and computerized equipment on par with human actors and complicating concepts of live performance, natural landscape, and national culture. It demonstrates that showcasing Chinese innovation has become a central concern of state-sponsored and commercial theatrical productions over the last fifteen years and argues that success in this domain has established what might be termed an “aesthetics of technological excess” as a prominent artistic mode in contemporary Chinese culture. As this new aesthetics dominates China’s main stages, it also incites critical responses from more avant-garde corners of the performing arts world and raises theoretical questions regarding the changing nature of spectacle in contemporary China.…

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The Importance of Being Earnest

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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Notre Dame Film, Television, and Theatre
presents

The Importance of Being Earnest
by Oscar Wilde
directed by Mark Seamon

A trivial comedy for serious people

November 8-12, 2017
Wednesday - Saturday at 7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday at 2:30 pm

Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center…

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Thursday, November 9, 2017

The Importance of Being Earnest

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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Notre Dame Film, Television, and Theatre
presents

The Importance of Being Earnest
by Oscar Wilde
directed by Mark Seamon

A trivial comedy for serious people

November 8-12, 2017
Wednesday - Saturday at 7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday at 2:30 pm

Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center…

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Friday, November 10, 2017

The Importance of Being Earnest

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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Notre Dame Film, Television, and Theatre
presents

The Importance of Being Earnest
by Oscar Wilde
directed by Mark Seamon

A trivial comedy for serious people

November 8-12, 2017
Wednesday - Saturday at 7:30 pm
Saturday & Sunday at 2:30 pm

Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center…

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