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Agenda


Digital innovation in theatre

ETC international theatre conference, general assembly and extraordinary general assembly

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Thursday, 6th April 2017

 

Arrivals

 

10h – 13h

ETL team meeting

 

11h – 13h

ETC board meeting

 

14h – 17h

ETL team and Advisory board meeting

 

18h

Welcome! Get-together and guided tour through the theatre

Peter Spuhler, General manager Staatstheater Karlsruhe

Dubravka Vrgoč, ETC President

Dr. Frank Mentrup, Mayor of Karlsruhe

Data Tavadze, Fast Forward 2016 award winner


Performances

19h

Romeo and Juliet

Junges Staatstheater, INSEL, English synopsis

 

20h

Attack on Freedom

World premiere, Studio, English surtitles

 

As of 22h

Post-premiere party backstage

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Friday, 7th April 2017

 

9h45                          

Bus shuttle from Hotel Achat Plaza to ZKM

 
10h            

Official opening

Peter Spuhler, General manager Staatstheater Karlsruhe

Dubravka Vrgoč, ETC President

Petra Olschowski, Secretary of State

 

10h15

Introductory note

Peter Weibel, ZKM Chairman and ETL Advisory board member

 

10h30

Exploring digital innovation in theatre. A field discovery tour

Animated by Dick van Dijk, Creative director Waag Society

Institute for arts, science and technology

 

11h

Keynote 1: Digital innovation in theatre

Marcus Romer, Associate artist at Theatre Royal Stratford East and Creative director of Artsbeacon Ltd.

 

11h30          

Coffee break

 

11h45

Panel talk: Digital innovation in theatre – European provocations

Marc Dondey, General and artistic director, Gaité Lyrique

Siegfried Zielinski, media art theoretician, Rector of HfG Karlsruhe

Kay Voges, theatre artist, Drama director Schauspiel Dortmund (video message)

Simon Mellor, Executive director Arts Concil England

Christian Römer, Media and Culture Heinrich Böll Foundation

Dieter Schneider, ARTE/ZDF

Moderation: Clarisse Bardiot, Digital performance scientist, on-the-move.org

 

13h

Keynote 2: Digital innovation in theatre

Franck Bauchard, University of Buffalo (tbc)

 

13h30             

Networking lunch in ZKM

 

14h30             

Official launch of ETC project European Theatre Lab: Drama goes digital

With Barbara Gessler, Head of Unit Creative Europe, EU Commission DG EAC
and Marc Grandmontagne, Director German Theatre and Orchestra Association

 

Virtual platform launch

 

Creative Projects presentations by Théâtre de la Manufacture Nacy, Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe, Kote Marjanishvili Drama State Theatre Tblisi, Théâtre de Liège, Romanian National Theatre Craiova, Det Norske Teatret Oslo, Croatian National Theatre Zagreb

 

Introduction strategic partnership ETC and Opera Europa
Nicholas Payne, Director Opera Europa

Heidi Wiley, ETC General Secretary

 

16h 

Coffee break

 

16h15 

Digital development in theatre: what are the different approaches?

Artistic talks and try-outs – showcase of current digital theatre projects and work

 

18h                      

End conference day 1

 

18h15                        

Bus shuttle from ZKM to Staatstheater Karlsruhe

 
Performances

20 Uhr                        

I Have No Regrets 
Studio, English surtitles

 

20 Uhr                                   

The Cripple from Inishmaan 
Kleines Haus, English surtitles

 

20 Uhr

Adriana Lecouvreur
Opera, Großes Haus, English surtitles

 

As of 22h

Get together backstage

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Saturday, 8th April 2017

 

9h45                          

Bus shuttle from Hotel Achat Plaza to ZKM

 

10h                 

Platform for professional networking

Theatre educators and pedagogues meeting

 

10h  

ETC General Assembly (for ETC members only)

  • Activity report
  • ENGAGE – ETC 4 year strategy presentation
  • Vote accounts 2016
  • Vote new members (Gesher Theatre Tel Aviv, Staatsschauspiel Dresden)

 

11h 

ETC Extraordinary General Assembly (for ETC members only)

  • Move of ETC legal headquarters from Paris to Berlin

 

12h

Coffee break

 

12h30

Artistic collaboration projects - calls for participation

 

13h15

Networking lunch in ZKM

 

14h30

"Visual poetry" ZKM exhibition, guided tour

 

15h

Parallel work labs on digital artistic innovation             

  • Work lab 1: “NADIA” theatre education project, exploring the pedagogical online tool to connect audiences internationally
  • Work lab 2: Young Europe III
  • Work lab 3: European House with theatre director Clemens Bechtel

 

17h

Coffee break

  

17h30 

Report from the work labs

 

18h

End of conference day 2

 

18h15                        

Bus shuttle from ZKM to hotel Achat Plaza

 

Performances

19h30                        

La Sylphide               
Ballet, Großes Haus

 

19h30                       

Antigone
Premiere, Kleines Haus, English surtitles

 

19h30                        

How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone
Participatory theatre, Studio, English synopsis

 

As of 21h30       

Post-premiere party at Mittleres Foyer at Staatstheater Karlsruhe

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Sunday, 9th April 2017

 

9h – 10h                    

ETC board meeting – debriefing

Hotel Achat Plaza

 

10h30 – 18h              

Das Theater

Site-specific performance at Michelbach an der Lücke, in German     

Meeting point: box office hall of Staatstheater Karlsruhe. The 7,5 hours long journey starts and ends there. Bus ride, lunch, cake and coffee included.

 

11h                            

Fifth symphonic concert (Fauré, Dvorak, Schönberg)

Großes Haus

 

15h                                

Tripping Stones Staatstheater

Studio, English surtitles

Selected for Berliner Theatertreffen 2016

 

Departures

 

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