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Sunday, April 22, 2018

Shuttles run to UAA at 7:45, 8:00, 8:15, and 8:30 a.m. - Due to limited capacity, please RSVP here.
Registration open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
8:00-9:00 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

Mainstage Lobby 

9:00-10:00 a.m.


"Ghettoized in a White Guy's Play": Talker's Town and The Girl Who Swam Forever

Dr. Nelson Gray and Crystal Burnip, Vancouver Island University

Mainstage Theatre (ARTS 220)

10:00-11:20 a.m.


How are you taking a stand where you stand?

Wendy Arons, Carnegie Mellon University

Theresa J. May, University of Oregon

Mainstage Theatre (ARTS 220)

11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Lunch – Wolfpack Theatre Club BBQ

Outside (weather permitting)

Poster presentation

Municipality of Anchorage Climate Action Plan

Kyla Gongora and Madison Smith, UAA Students and Interns for Municipality of Anchorage


1:00-2:20 p.m.

Play Reading, EMOS Finalist

The Man’s Bitch by Debra Thomas

Mainstage Theatre (ARTS 220)


World Café: the role of the arts in environmental stewardship

Amanda Hansen, University of Alaska Anchorage

Additional Presenters: Donna M. Aguiniga, Shannon Donovan

Harper Studio (ARTS 129)

2:30-3:50 p.m.

Play Reading, EMOS Finalist

The Lovebirds by Barbara Blumenthal-Ehrlich

​ARTS 116

4:00 – 4:50 p.m.

Dance performance

Concrete Roots by Sunlight Collaboration

Directed by Katie O'Loughlin

Harper Studio (ARTS 129​)

(RSVP required)

Symposium ends


5:00 p.m.


EMOS-winning play, Rain and Zoe Save the World by Crystal Skillman

Mainstage Theatre (ARTS 220)

(full conference registration or performance ticket required)


Optional evening activities TBD
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