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Lost in Translation?—The Weekly Howl on hashtag #newplay—Thurs, Jan 9

Transcript of the Twitter conversation "Stage to Screen/Screen to Stage: Lost in Translation?

The Weekly Howl is a peer produced, open access discussion about theater culture and contemporary performance that happens in real-time on Twitter using the hashtag #newplay.*

This week's conversation topic is "Stage to Screen/Screen to Stage: Lost in Translation?" which will be about the transition of a work from stage to screen and vice-versa, and the changes in theater’s place in the culture.

Our guest moderator will be Jonathan Mandell @NewYorkTheater who wrote a recent HowlRound article on the topic: 9 Questions that August: Osage County and The Sound Of Music Provoke About Theater.

This Howl will take place on Thursday, January 9 on hashtag #newplay at 11am PST – 12pm PST (Vancouver) / 1pm CST – 2pm CST (Austin) / 2pm EST – 3pm EST (New York) / 19:00 GMT – 20:00 GMT (London) / 8pm CET - 9pm CET (Berlin).

On Thursday, get heard in the conversation by searching for #newplay in Twitter (sort by “all”) and by putting “#newplay” somewhere in your messages. Spread the word!

*The hashtag #newplay in Twitter is a commons tag (i.e. non-proprietary, community-invested tag) for aggregating global knowledge, information, and conversation related to new works, new performance, and new strategies in the theater.


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