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Under the Radar Festival 2013 (#UTR13) & Culturebot at The Public in New York—Thursday 10 January - Sunday 13 January 2013

The Public Theater presented panels on the arts during economic crisis and the work of socially conscious performance at the Under the Radar Festival livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv from Thursday 10 January to Sunday 13 January 2013.

Under the Radar at The Public Theater in New York City is an annual theatre festival that spotlights international artists ranging from emerging talents to masters in the field. The festival is a wild mix of works by ensembles, solo artists, writers, and creators. The ultimate goal of UTR is to offer a crash course in theatre that is exciting, independent, and experimental, created by some of the most dynamic artists working today.

The following three events were livestreamed on the open-source HowlRound TV. Use the Twitter hashtags #UTR13 and #howlround to participate in conversation.

THURSDAY 10 JANUARY: 9:30 a.m. EST - 11 a.m. EST (New York) / 14:30 GMT - 16:00 GMT (London) / 15:30 CET - 17:00 CET (Berlin) / 18:00 IRST - 19:30 IRST (Tehran) / 19:30 PKT - 21:00 PKT (Lahore) / 23:30 JST - 01:00 JST (Tokyo)

Opening remarks & brief views on the state of theatre  


9:00 a.m. PST -10:30 a.m. PST (San Francisco) /11:00 a.m. CST -12:30 p.m. CST (Austin) / 12:00 p.m. EST - 1:30 p.m. EST (New York) / 17:00 GMT - 18:30 GMT (London) / 18:00 CET - 19:30 CET (Berlin) / 22:00 PKT - 23:30 PKT (Lahore)

Arts, Culture + Economy in a Post-Crash World How will the global economic crisis and political change in the EU effect US/Europe cultural exchange? Join international curators, cultural officers, artists and thinkers for a round table discussion. (In association with Culturebot).


SUNDAY 13 JANUARY: 9:00 a.m. PST -10:30 a.m. PST (San Francisco) /11:00 a.m. CST -12:30 p.m. CST (Austin) / 12:00 p.m. EST - 1:30 p.m. EST (New York) / 17:00 GMT - 18:30 GMT (London) / 18:00 CET - 19:30 CET (Berlin) / 22:00 PKT - 23:30 PKT (Lahore)

Social Practice and Performance What does it mean to make socially conscious performance, often working working with non-artist communities? What are the aesthetic, political, and practical challenges of making theatre in community without making “community theatre”? Or is that distinction no longer relevant? Join artists and curators and thinkers from multiple backgrounds for a discussion of this longstanding but newly vital field. (In association with Culturebot).


About HowlRound TV
HowlRound TV is a global, commons-based, peer-produced, open-access livestreaming and video archive project stewarded by HowlRound, a knowledge commons by and for the theatre, arts, and cultural community. The channel is at howlround.tv and is a free and shared resource for live events and performances relevant to the world's live arts fields. Its mission is to break geographic isolation, promote resource sharing, and to develop our knowledge commons collectively. Follow and use hashtag #howlround in Twitter to participate in a community of peers revolutionizing the flow of information, knowledge, and access in our field. Our community uses the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0). You can become a producer and co-produce with us. Learn more by going to our participate page. For any other queries, contact @HowlRound on Twitter, 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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