The University of Waterloo, Theatre and Performance Program, invites applications to participate in the 2019 Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space from June 7 - 12. PQ is the largest international festival of performance design featuring groundbreaking exhibitions, installations, workshops, seminars and more that 500 live performances with over 180, 000 visitors and more than 1,300 students from around the world.
Gill Lesperance can often be found covered in sawdust — not only here at work but also at his own business, G&G Carpentry. Gill started his company approximately 3 years ago as an outlet for his custom projects such as built-in bookshelves, cutting boards, salad bowls, a skate board, an electric guitar and anything else that can be made of wood.
Naila Keleta-Mae, Assistant Professor with Theatre and Performance, has a busy summer ahead of her. Naila has begun researching black girlhood, performances of black girlhood, and what we can learn from it – as opposed to black womanhood, which Naila has traditionally researched.
The Theatre and Performance program is excited to announce that Toronto-based director-dramaturg, Andrea Donaldson, has been contracted to direct the fall production of TomorrowLove. This is Andrea's first time working with the program.
The Speech Communication program at the University of Waterloo is searching for several new sessional instructors to teach core communication courses. Based in a liberal arts faculty with high national and international standards, the Speech Communication program currently serves approximately 150 majors, 50 minors, and delivers many sections of communication courses to four Faculties from across the University.
The year was 1997. I sat in the Blyth Festival theatre in anticipation of seeing my very first production of a Norm Foster play, The Melville Boys. I was in my last year of high school preparing to attend the University of Waterloo Dramatic Arts program that coming fall.