Brüka Theatre's Invigoration Workshop Series-RAISE YOUR VOICE IN COMMUNITY BASED THEATRE with Jeanmarie Simpson

  • Sat, Apr 30, 2022 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Brüka Theatre

    99 North Virginia Street
    Reno, Nevada 89501
Ticket Price $25.00-$125.00 This event is now over
Description

“Community Based Theatre” looks at theatre as a medium to advocate for social justice and change to raise community awareness, make a strong case for universal equality and to illuminate collective voices. Simpson asserts that “art saves lives when it illuminates underrepresented and misunderstood communities and amplifies historically silenced voices.” Simpson will perform a “mash-up” of material from some of her "artivist" works. Strategies/Theatre & Writing Prompts * Discussion of Persuasive Writing Style & Methods. Participants need notebooks and writing instruments and are encouraged to bring bag lunches and beverages.

Date & Time

Sat, Apr 30, 2022 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Venue Details

Brüka Theatre

99 North Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada 89501 Brüka Theatre
Brüka Theatre

Celebrating its 30th season in downtown Reno, Brüka Theatre is recognized for innovative productions, exceptionally talented artists, and the acclaimed Theatre for Children touring series since its founding in 1992. Central to Brüka is the commitment to the re-investigation of contemporary and classic plays and developing new plays within Brüka’s Artistic Collective, a group that includes winners of the Nevada Arts Council and Sierra Arts Foundation artist grants and nine local best actor honors.  Brüka was named “Best Theatre Company” by Reno News and Review for twenty-one years. Brüka, is a non-equity, small professional, not-for-profit theater company and a member of the National Theatre Communications Group.  Brüka Theatre has produced over 200 shows in our downtown Reno location.  Sign up for our newsletter by going to our website at www.bruka.org.


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