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Livestreamed on this page Saturday 4 October at 10 a.m.-1 p.m. EDT (Montreal) / 8 a.m.-11 a.m. MDT (Calgary) / 7 a.m.-10 a.m. PDT (Vancouver) / 14:00 GMT / 3 p.m. BST (London, UK).

Montreal, Canada
Saturday 4 October 2014

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Forum on Canadian Theatre hosted by The National Theatre School of Canada


Saturday 4 October 2014





The National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal and the SpiderWebShow presented From Where I Stand, A Forum of Perspectives on Canadian Theatre livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Saturday 4 October at 10 a.m.-1 p.m. EDT (Montreal) / 8 a.m.-11 a.m. MDT (Calgary) / 7 a.m.-10 a.m. PDT (Vancouver) / 14:00 GMT / 3 p.m. BST (London, UK).

Taking place in Montreal, this is a forum designed to reflect on Canadian theatre through the eyes of current practitioners. Join an interactive discussion about Canada’s theatrical landscape bringing together professionals with diverse generational and stylistic backgrounds. In Twitter, use hashtag #CdnCult to participate in online conversation. Additionally, follow @HowlRoundTV and hashtag #howlround.

Five-minute talks followed by a long-table discussion include:

Philip Akin (Obsidian Theatre, Toronto)
Ryan Cunningham (Native Earth Theatre, Toronto)
Mel Hague (Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Toronto)
Djanet Sears (Toronto)
Annabel Soutar (Porte Parole, Montreal)
Paul Thompson (Toronto)
Michael Wheeler (Praxis Theatre, Toronto)
Marcus Youssef (Neworld Theatre, Vancouver)
Sarah Garton Stanley (National Arts Centre, Ottawa/Kingston) with National Theatre School English Section Directing students Carly Chamberlain and Tanya Rintoul.




About HowlRound TV

HowlRound TV is a global, commons-based peer produced, open access livestreaming and video archive project stewarded by the nonprofit HowlRound. HowlRound TV is a free and shared resource for live conversations and performances relevant to the world's performing arts and cultural fields. Its mission is to break geographic isolation, promote resource sharing, and to develop our knowledge commons collectively. Participate in a community of peer organizations revolutionizing the flow of information, knowledge, and access in our field by becoming a producer and co-producing with us. Learn more by going to our participate page. For any other queries, email tv@howlround.com, or call Vijay Mathew at +1 917.686.3185 Signal/WhatsApp. View the video archive of past events.

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