3-DAY INTENSIVE PERFORMANCE ART FOR SOCIAL CHANGE PEDAGOGY WITH LA POCHA NOSTRA.
Bon Mott and the WBA (Well Being Arts Graduate Group) Fast Response Program would like to offer the University of Melbourne or VCA Graduate students with an interest in performance art, and a passion for social change around gender and race to participate. WBA's Neutron Star commits to a Safe Space. Neutron Star will be both mentally and physically rigorous.
Wednesday 10th of October 2-8pm.
Thursday 11th October 2-8pm.
Friday 12th October 2-8pm.
Neutron Star is a fully funded live art laboratory for performance artists, actors, dancers, theorists, activists and students. Hosted by the internationally recognised performance troupe 'La Pocha Nostra', this live art laboratory will impart the wisdom exercises of Guillermo Gomez-Pena; praised academic and Chicano performance artist. Guillermo's artistic practice explores the politics of language, the side effects of globalization, the culture of violence and new technologies from a Latino perspective. 'La Pocha Nostra', known as the most influential Latino performance art troupe of the last ten years has enabled him to work alongside acclaimed contemporary artists such as Coco Fusco.
CONTACT: President, Bon Mott, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Bon Mott is the President of The Wellbeing Arts University of Melbourne Graduate Group.
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