Event: Nostos: Encounters with the Open Program, University of Toronto

The Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies in partnership with the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council and the Jackman Humanities Institute’s Program for the Arts on Translation and the Multiplicity of Languages, presents:

Nostos: Encounters with the Open Program
February 10-23, 2014

The Open Program of the Workcenter of Jerzy Grotowski and Thomas Richards arrives for two weeks of encounters through shared work and incredible performances. Hailing from Pontedera, Italy, the Open Program’s 10 international artists invite us discover and explore their invigorating practice.

Performances – Canadian Premieres!

  • Electric Party Songs Thursday, February 13 at 8:00 pm The Studio Theatre, 4 Glen Morris St.
  • I Am America Saturday, February 15 at 8:00 pm, The Studio Theatre, 4 Glen Morris St.
  • Electric Party Songs Friday, February 21 at 8:00 pm, The Round, 152a Augusta Ave.
  • The Hidden Sayings Saturday, February 22 at 8:00 pm! The Studio Theatre, 4 Glen Morris St.

Tickets: $15-$25
Tickets can be purchased in person at 214 College Street Room 328, from Monday to Friday, 10-4, by phone 416-978-7987 Monday – Friday, 10 – 4, or by emailing nostosencounters@gmail.com

A limited number of tickets will be available at the door 30 minutes before the show. Cash only.

Dinner and a Movie Sponsored
by the Hart House Tuesday Nights, 7:30 pm Good Ideas Fund, The Robert Gill Theatre, 214 College St.

  • February 11 – Action in Aya Irini
  • February 18 – Dies Iræ: The Preposterous Theatrum Interioris Show

Chat with the Open Program Friday, February 14, 2:00 pm Performance Studio (Perf), 79 St. George St.

Symposium Sunday, February 23, 4:00 pm Performance Studio (Perf), 79 St. George St.
Admission: Free

In Partnership with The Department of English | University of Toronto
The Department of English and Drama | University of Toronto, Mississauga
The Emilio Goggio Chair in Italian Studies | University of Toronto
University of Toronto Centre for Study of the United States
The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures | University of Toronto
The Centre for Comparative Literature | University of Toronto
The Drama Centre Graduate Students’ Union | University of Toronto
OISE | University of Toronto
Drama Centre Graduate Student Union
Graduate Student Union | University of Toronto
The Centre for the Study of the United States | Munk School of Global Affairs
The Hart House Good Ideas Fund
Visit nostosencounters.wordpress.com for more information about the residency