TCotA Forum (Inveresk) - Junction Arts Festival

Summary

TCotA Forum is a public program of the Tasmanian College of the Arts

Start Date

6th Aug 2015 12:30pm

End Date

6th Aug 2015 1:30pm

Venue

Lecture Theatre 1A181, Inveresk Campus

RSVP / Contact Information

Students and members of the public are welcome to attend.

Junction Arts FestivalJunction Arts Festival - Disrupting traditional modes of audience experience.

Natalie De Vito with Dr Robert Lewis

Junction Arts Festival is a developmental organisation based in Launceston that produces community-engaged arts and site-specific performances and events created through collaborations with the local community.

Junction works closely with local, national and international professional artists to commission, produce and present interactive live arts, participatory and site-specific performances created specifically for Launceston and for an audience of one or one thousand.

Junction presents in a range of public and private spaces including uses non-traditional venues and outdoors, showcasing Launceston's buildings, heritage, parks and its natural environment, offering rare experiences for audiences.

Natalie De Vito, Executive Director, will discuss how Junction addresses site-specific work and participatory performance, disrupting traditional modes of audience experience.

Dr Robert Lewis is a Lecturer in Theatre who has been involved in many site specific and immersive theatre projects including Savages in the 2014 Junction program.


image credit: Steven Tomlinson, 01 Cover RIDE, Abigail Conway, UK


TCotA Forum is a series of free public lectures held at the Tasmanian College of the Arts (Inveresk). Students and members of the public are welcome to attend. Lectures are presented by staff, visiting scholars from Tasmania, mainland Australia and overseas, industry professionals and artists-in-residence.

Thursdays 12.30 - 1.30pm 

Lecture Theatre 1A181
Tasmanian College of the Arts (Inveresk)
Academy of the Arts
University of Tasmania
Inveresk Campus
Launceston 7250 AUSTRALIA