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The 7arakat |‘ḥarakāt’ Project



For more information please visit the 7arakat Project space

In 2012, the 7arakat Project aims to deliver two exciting initiatives including:

The 7arkat Conference: Theatre, Cultural Diversity and Inclusion:
The Conference will bring together theatre-makers, scholars, creative producers and community development workers to examine various issues of exclusion within the sector of performing arts and the theatre’s role in providing networks of participation and social inclusion, and as practice that facilitates cultural citizenship and belonging.

Conference Dates: Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd of November 2012.
Conference Location:La Trobe University Franklin Street campus, 215 Franklin St, Melbourne.

For more information please visit the 7arakat Conference web-link

The 7arakat Creative Development Lab:
This Creative Lab involves the development of a new work of Documentary Theatre involving Palestinian and Australian theatre-makers. The new work will be devised by participants in a two-week Creative Development Lab to be held in Sydney in November 2012. Working collaboratively enlisting a group-devised process, and using a range of documents, testimonies and accounts, the project seeks to develop innovative approaches to staging involving the convergence of digital technologies and the physical bodies of performers.

Creative Lab Dates: 5 - 16 November 2012
Preview and Artist Q&A: Saturday 17 November 2012
Creative Lab Venue:The AV Studio, Department of Performance Studies. John Woolley Building (A20) The University of Sydney NSW 2006.

For more information please visit the 7arakat Creative Lab web-link

For more information please contact the 7arakat Project Leader:

Dr. Rand T. Hazou
Theatre and Drama Program| La Trobe University| Bundoora Campus| 3086 VIC
T: 9479 2340| M: +61 0407 042 552| F: 61 3 9479 3037|E: [email protected]
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