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FOOT 2015: Queer(ing) Performance

February 5, 2015 @ 8:00 pm - February 7, 2015 @ 10:00 pm

The Festival of Original Theatre (FOOT) conference will run February 5-7th 2015 at the University of Toronto. This year’s theme focuses on Queer Performance on stage and in everyday life. Join us for a weekend of panels, performances and film screenings! All of our events and programming are FREE, accessible and open to the public.
Registration is required and only takes a minute!
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Overview of FOOT 2015 Conference:
Thursday February 5th, 2015:
8:00pm: The QueerNote Cabaret
Friday February 6th, 2015:
9:00am-4:00pm Conference Panels with scholars and artists
4:30-5:30 Fast Feminism Workshop with Shannon Bell
7:30-9:30 Performances @ The Playhouse
Saturday February 7th, 2015:
9:00am-4:00pm Conference Panels with scholars and artists
12:00-1:00 Staged Reading of Tara Goldstein’s Sylvie and Castor
5:00-6:00pm Jing@JuKaraoke: Interactive queering of Beijing Opera
Participatory Performance-Lecture
8:00-10pm From Stage to Screen: Queer Film Night
Please direct any inquiries to Laine Zisman Newman: foot.graddrama@utoronto.ca
Co-sponsored by WGSI

Details

Start:
February 5, 2015 @ 8:00 pm
End:
February 7, 2015 @ 10:00 pm

Venue

The University of Toronto’s Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies