Meetings & Workshops

Jaipur Colloquium
Asian Theatre Working Group, IFTR
18&19, February 2017
Manipal University, School of Media and Communication

First Day, Saturday 18, February
9:30 - 10.30 Opening President of the University and other officials would like to meet the participants)
10.30 - 11.00 High Tea

11.00- 11:45 AnnaThuring, Finland
Haunted by Past, Negotiating with Past

11:45-12:30 TusharVyas, India
Theorizing Bhavai: The Travelling Gujarati Folk Theatre

12:30-13:15Tsu-Chung Su, Taiwan
Richard Schechner’s “Play” of the Ramlila of Ramnagar: A Case of Intercultural Border-Crossings and Encounters

13:15- 14:15 Lunch

14:15- 15:00 JackKekSiouKee, Malaysia
Integrating Improvisation and Dance Theatre; A Case Study on Choreographic Work “Last Song”

15:00-15:45 SirAnril Pineda Tiatco, Filippine
Producing the Original Filipino Musical in Contemporary Manila: The Nangingibang-bayan as Analogy and Compensatory Aesthetics as Strategy

15:45- 16:30
Chua Soo Pong, Singapore
Issues of Preservation and Modernization of Xiqu: Selected Examples of China and Singapore

16.30-17.00 Hight Tea and Book Release (ISTR Publication)

17.00 - 20:30 Light and Sound Show at historical Amber Fort excursion (subject to the availability of tickets, working out to get advance tickets)


Second Day, Sunday 19, February
9:30- 10:15 Youngjoo Choi, South Korea
Renegotiating with Contemporariness and Asianness -centering on the Opening Productions of 2016 Asia Culture Center

10:15- 11:00 Tapati Gupta, India
Oranic Theatre in India(tentative)

11:00-11:45RaviChaturvedi, India
Travelling, Displacement and Exploration: the Case of Mobile Theatre of Assam

11:45- 12:30
Yasushi Nagata & Mori Mitsuya, Japan
The form and content of theatre in Asia through travel and displacement

Closing & Excursion (City tour)

Asian Theatre WG, IFTR
Yasushi Nagata,