Posts by tikkas

Red Thread: Story Circle on Traumatic Birth

Posted by on Nov 21, 2016 in Events, Latest News | 0 comments

 Explore your birth experience using theater and storytelling  Memory War Theater invites you to participate in a half day of story sharing and  exploration around traumatic birth on Saturday December 3rd from 1:00PM-5:00PM. We are  inviting a small group of women who have  experienced a traumatic birth to attend this  half-day workshop. Theater artist Tikka Sears  facilitates the workshop with support from  psychologist, Leslie Butterfield. The workshop will invite storytelling and exploration of our birth stories using drama  therapy, interactive theater, art and storytelling. Our...

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Theater for Change Spring Performance: May 9th 2016

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in Latest News | 0 comments

Theater for Change UW presents: “#HereWeGoAgain” Monday, May 9, 2016 2:30 p.m. – 4:20 p.m. Interactive performance 4:20 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Reception wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House, UW Seattle Admission is FREE, but space is limited. RSVP today! Dive into the deep waters with us and explore: Racial microaggressions White privilege Equitable exchange Theater for Change UW (formerly Interactive Theater as Pedagogy Project) TfC UW uses Theater of the Oppressed and other interactive, participatory theater approaches to advance community dialogue, address issues related to classroom...

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Reflections on Interactive Theater-by Dionne Foster

Posted by on Feb 26, 2014 in Latest News | 0 comments

When the opportunity arose for me to interview for the Interactive Theater as Pedagogy Project (ITPP), a collaboration between the UW Center for Teaching and Learning and the community theater organization Memory War Theater, I had no idea what interactive theater was or what I was getting myself into. After a quick google search and scan of the ITPP website, I came away with some basic themes; anti-oppression, inclusivity, solidarity, community dialogue, and social change. As a social work student, this was music to my ears and I eagerly came aboard. Now, about a month into my practicum...

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