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Professor Richard Schechner

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The Second Webinar on:

Contemporary Theories of Performance

This is a free online webinar

 

Contemporary Theories of Performance

Richard Schechner

Comparative Performance Theory

 

Professor Richard Schechner

Richard Schechner, one of the founders of Performance Studies, is a performance theorist, theatre director, author, editor of TDR and the Enactments book series, University Professor, and Professor of Performance Studies, https://tisch.nyu.edu/about/directory/performance-studies/3508301

 

Selected Honors and Awards:

• OSLO NATIONAL ACADEMY OF THE ARTS
• UNIVERSITY OF MESSINA, ITALY, PHD PROGRAM IN PERFORMANCE STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF MESSINA, ITALY NAMED IN HONOR OF SCHECHNER
• THALIA PRIZE, INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THEATRE CRITICS (IATC)
• ODZNAKE HONOROWA: ZASLUZONY DLA KULTURY POLSKIEJ, POLAND
• LIFETIME CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, AMERICAN THEATRE IN HIGHER EDUCATION
• LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD, PERFORMANCE STUDIES INTERNATIONAL 
• HONORARY DOCTORATE, HONG KONG ACADEMY OF PERFORMING ARTS
• HONORARY DOCTORATE, ALEXANDER ZELWEROWICZ THEATRE ACADEMY, WARSAW
• HONORARY DOCTORATE, UNIVERSITY OF ROME
 

Selected Books:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Schechner

  • Public Domain (1968)
  • Environmental Theater (1973)
  • Theatres, Spaces, and Environments (1975 with Jerry Rojo and Brooks McNamara)
  • Essays on Performance Theory (1976)
  • The End of Humanism (1981)
  • From the Ramlila to the Avantgarde (1983)
  • Between Theater and Anthropology (1985)
  • The Engleburt Stories (1987, with Samuel MacIntosh Schechner)
  • The Future of Ritual (1993)
  • Performance Theory (revised edition of Essays on Performance Theory, 1988; revised again, 2004)
  • Performance Studies—An Introduction (2002, second edition 2006, third edition 2013)
  • Over, Under, and Around (2004)
  • Performed Imaginaries (2015)

 

Time:

Wednesday, June 8th

10:30 AM, NY Time

15:30 PM, British Summer Time

 

Webinar Link:

https://lms15.srbiau.ac.ir/oicc/

 

Registration Fee:

Free