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CCTA in Erfurt, Germany

November 20
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Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany

As part of a university workshop on climate art/action, a group of 25 students is going to select five plays for production. The plays will be staged throughout the semester on 11/20 (Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME), 11/27 (Abhishek Majumdar – THE ARROW), 12/4 (MaryAnn Karanja – BIRTHDAY SUIT), 12/11 (Marcus Youssef – DUST), and on 12/18 (play yet to be selected) in various locations in the city of Erfurt in Germany. (Photo by Verena Laschinger)

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Climate Change Theatre Action at Cal State Fullerton

November 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST
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California State University, Fullerton, 800 N. State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831 United States

Students at California State University, Fullerton, will read the following CCTA plays: Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Nathan Yungerberg – MISS VIOLA EVIE ANDERSON'S DINING HALL FOR BEES Zainabu Jallo – THERE GOES MY BOWTIE WITH THE STORM Mary Kathryn Nagle – AMERICA'S FIRST ENVIRONMENTALISTS Then they will form groups and develop performances and/or presentations focused on a play of their choice.

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Climate Crisis: Action and the Arts in London

November 20 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm GMT
Soho Poly Basement, 4–12 Little Titchfield Street
London, W1W 7BY United Kingdom

Join us in the Soho Poly Theatre for a very special University of Westminster and Being Human Festival event in conjunction with Climate Change Theatre Action, 2019 - a worldwide series of readings of short climate change plays to coincide with this autumn's UN Climate Change Conference. This lunchtime event begins with a reading of three short CCTA plays: Julie McKee – A HOLIDAY ON ICE IN A WARM CLIMATE Stephen Sewell – THE REASON Paula Cizmar – APPEALING Sara…

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Young Womxn’s Voices for Climate: Climate Change Theatre Action

November 20 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm MST
University of Colorado, 1600 Pleasant St
Boulder, CO 80309 United States

 Nine young womxn will be performing two plays, IT STARTS WITH ME and THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED on November 20th for the citizens of Boulder. Our city recently launched our city mobilization to revise our climate action plan. This event will help stir the pot deeply and encourage people to listen to various perspectives. The impact of climate on womxn will be highlighted as well as womxn's perspectives and concerns. Participatory activities will be facilitated by the young women to…

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Lighting the Way at Graceland University in Lamoni, IA

November 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CST
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until 2019-11-23

JR Theatre in The Shaw Center, Graceland University, Theatre Department, 1 University Place
Lamoni, IA 50140 United States

Lighting the Way is a collaboration of four directors at Graceland University in Lamoni, IA, who chose three CCTA short plays each to create an evening of Climate Change Theatre Action. The following 12 CCTA plays will be featured: Hassan Abdulrazzak – LAILA PINES FOR THE WOLF Joan Lipkin – ABOUT THAT CHOCOLATE BAR... Hanna Cormick – CANARY Paula Cizmar – APPEALING Alister Emerson – SIX POLAR BEARS FELL OUT OF THE SKY THIS MORiNING Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Sunny Drake – ABSOLUTELY…

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Performing Climate Change in Hamburg, Germany

November 22 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm CET
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Friday, repeating until 2019-11-22

University of Hamburg, Überseering 35
Hamburg, 22297 Germany

Twenty-four students from the Institute of English and American Studies at the University of Hamburg will perform eight plays over the course of two days on campus. The plays we have chosen to perform are: Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME Andrea Lepcio – IF NOT NOW Mary Kathryn Nagle – AMERICA'S FIRST ENVIRONMENTALISTS Matthew Paul Olmos – STARING HER DOWN Katie Pearl – THE EARTH'S BLUE HEART Caridad Svich – A LETTER FROM THE OCEAN Peterson Toscano – BIGGER…

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Climate Change Theatre Action in Chicago

November 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CST
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One event on 2019-11-23 at 7:00 pm

One event on 2019-11-24 at 2:00 pm

The Martin Theatre, 2515 West North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647 United States

Chicago's event harnesses the vibrancy of our theatre scene to address the pressing climate-related needs of our community such as indigenous people's rights, water quality, and environmental racism. Featured CCTA plays include:   Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME Derek Davidson – BLACKJACK Caridad Svich – LETTER FROM THE OCEAN Lana Nasser – THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED as well as original pieces.   Voter registration will be encouraged at the event!

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Snow in the Summer?

November 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CET
Amerikahaus, Barer Str. 19a
Munich, 80333 Germany

There is a great derangement in the response of the arts to one of mankind’s biggest crisis – Climate Change. The subject has been relegated to the realm of science and non-fiction, which are not easily accessible to a larger population. On the other hand, stories told through the medium of the theatre have the power to be seen, heard and inspire. On Friday, November 22, 2019 @ 7:30 pm, at Amerikahaus, Entity Theatre will present a collection of staged readings…

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Weesageechak Begins to Dance

November 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
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One event on 2019-11-22 at 7:30 pm

One event on 2019-11-23 at 7:30 pm

Aki Studio, 585 Dundas St East
Toronto, Ontario M5A 2B7 Canada

Native Earth presents its 32nd annual development festival of new Indigenous work which celebrates theatre, dance and multidisciplinary work by emerging and established Indigenous artists from across Turtle Island and Australia. As part of Native Earth's Climate Change Theatre Action commitment, staged readings of four short plays by Canada-based Indigenous playwrights will be showcased throughout the festival.   Friday, November 15th @ 7:30 pm, Aki Studio BREATHING SPACE by Yvette Nolan (Algonquin) Followed by four theatrical performances-in-development   Saturday, November…

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Lights Up on Climate Change at Bag&Baggage

November 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm PST
The Vault Theater, 350 E. Main St.
Hillsboro, OR 97123 United States

Join Bag&Baggage Productions for one night only as we participate in Climate Change Theatre Action 2019! Hear staged readings of climate-change-inspired short plays by:   Sunny Drake – ABSOLUTELY NOTHING OF ANY MEANING Derek Davidson – BLACKJACK Alister Emerson – SIX POLAR BEARS FELL OUT OF THE SKY THIS MORNING Georgina Escobar – A DOG LOVES MANGO Marcus Youssef – DUST   Directed and performed by some of your favorite B&B actors, and followed by a panel discussion with local…

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Lighting the Way at Graceland University in Lamoni, IA

November 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CST
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until 2019-11-23

JR Theatre in The Shaw Center, Graceland University, Theatre Department, 1 University Place
Lamoni, IA 50140 United States

Lighting the Way is a collaboration of four directors at Graceland University in Lamoni, IA, who chose three CCTA short plays each to create an evening of Climate Change Theatre Action. The following 12 CCTA plays will be featured: Hassan Abdulrazzak – LAILA PINES FOR THE WOLF Joan Lipkin – ABOUT THAT CHOCOLATE BAR... Hanna Cormick – CANARY Paula Cizmar – APPEALING Alister Emerson – SIX POLAR BEARS FELL OUT OF THE SKY THIS MORiNING Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Sunny Drake – ABSOLUTELY…

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Climate Change Theatre Action – Skagit Valley College Drama Dept.

November 22 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm PST
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One event on 2019-11-23 at 7:30 pm

Phil Tarro Theatre, 2405 E. College Way
Mt. Vernon, WA 98273 United States

Skagit Valley College Drama Department will be reading several CCTA plays on November 22 and 23 @ 7:30pm in the Phil Tarro Theatre, Mount Vernon, Washington. The plays will be followed by a talkback with professors and professionals working to raise awareness of climate change. Featured CCTA playwrights are: Yvette Nolan – BREATHING SPACE Caridad Svich – A LETTER FROM THE OCEAN Kiana Rivera – KUMU KUKUI Zainabu Jallo – THERE GOES MY BOWTIE WITH THE STORM

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Climate Change Theatre Action with Lightbulb Youth Theatre

November 23 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm GMT
Theatre Lab, University College Cork, 31 Western Rd
Mardyke, Cork T12 DD59 Ireland

As part of the Youth Theatre Symposium 2019, Lightbulb Youth Theatre are taking part in Climate Change Theatre Action(CCTA), a worldwide series of readings/performances of short climate change plays presented biennially to coincide with the UN Cop meetings. The global participatory project CCTA has allowed Lightbulb members to explore many different voices and responses to climate change and has challenged how we think about the topic. Lightbulb members will present two readings as part of This Way from Here during…

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Climate Change Theatre Action in New Bedford, Massachusetts

November 23 @ 2:00 pm - 10:30 pm EST
New Bedford Whaling Museum Theater, 18 Johnnycake Hill
New Bedford, MA 02740 United States

Culture*Park 17th annual Short Plays Marathon, 26 original plays performed as staged readings, including 5 CCTA plays: Madeline Sayet – BLOOD ON THE LEAVES Lana I. Nasser – THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED Julie McKee – A HOLIDAY ON ICE IN A WARM CLIMATE Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME Hassan Abdulrazzak – LAILA PINES FOR THE WOLF  

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Climate Change Theatre Action in Chicago

November 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CST
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One event on 2019-11-23 at 7:00 pm

One event on 2019-11-24 at 2:00 pm

The Martin Theatre, 2515 West North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647 United States

Chicago's event harnesses the vibrancy of our theatre scene to address the pressing climate-related needs of our community such as indigenous people's rights, water quality, and environmental racism. Featured CCTA plays include:   Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME Derek Davidson – BLACKJACK Caridad Svich – LETTER FROM THE OCEAN Lana Nasser – THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED as well as original pieces.   Voter registration will be encouraged at the event!

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Weesageechak Begins to Dance

November 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
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One event on 2019-11-22 at 7:30 pm

One event on 2019-11-23 at 7:30 pm

Aki Studio, 585 Dundas St East
Toronto, Ontario M5A 2B7 Canada

Native Earth presents its 32nd annual development festival of new Indigenous work which celebrates theatre, dance and multidisciplinary work by emerging and established Indigenous artists from across Turtle Island and Australia. As part of Native Earth's Climate Change Theatre Action commitment, staged readings of four short plays by Canada-based Indigenous playwrights will be showcased throughout the festival.   Friday, November 15th @ 7:30 pm, Aki Studio BREATHING SPACE by Yvette Nolan (Algonquin) Followed by four theatrical performances-in-development   Saturday, November…

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Lighting the Way at Graceland University in Lamoni, IA

November 23 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm CST
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An event every day that begins at 7:30 pm, repeating until 2019-11-23

JR Theatre in The Shaw Center, Graceland University, Theatre Department, 1 University Place
Lamoni, IA 50140 United States

Lighting the Way is a collaboration of four directors at Graceland University in Lamoni, IA, who chose three CCTA short plays each to create an evening of Climate Change Theatre Action. The following 12 CCTA plays will be featured: Hassan Abdulrazzak – LAILA PINES FOR THE WOLF Joan Lipkin – ABOUT THAT CHOCOLATE BAR... Hanna Cormick – CANARY Paula Cizmar – APPEALING Alister Emerson – SIX POLAR BEARS FELL OUT OF THE SKY THIS MORiNING Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Sunny Drake – ABSOLUTELY…

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Climate Change Theatre Action – Skagit Valley College Drama Dept.

November 23 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm PST
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One event on 2019-11-23 at 7:30 pm

Phil Tarro Theatre, 2405 E. College Way
Mt. Vernon, WA 98273 United States

Skagit Valley College Drama Department will be reading several CCTA plays on November 22 and 23 @ 7:30pm in the Phil Tarro Theatre, Mount Vernon, Washington. The plays will be followed by a talkback with professors and professionals working to raise awareness of climate change. Featured CCTA playwrights are: Yvette Nolan – BREATHING SPACE Caridad Svich – A LETTER FROM THE OCEAN Kiana Rivera – KUMU KUKUI Zainabu Jallo – THERE GOES MY BOWTIE WITH THE STORM

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Climate Change Theatre Action in Chicago

November 24 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm CST
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One event on 2019-11-23 at 2:00 pm

One event on 2019-11-24 at 2:00 pm

The Martin Theatre, 2515 West North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60647 United States

Chicago's event harnesses the vibrancy of our theatre scene to address the pressing climate-related needs of our community such as indigenous people's rights, water quality, and environmental racism. Featured CCTA plays include:   Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME Derek Davidson – BLACKJACK Caridad Svich – LETTER FROM THE OCEAN Lana Nasser – THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED as well as original pieces.   Voter registration will be encouraged at the event!

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Climate Change Theatre Action at Cal State Fullerton

November 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until 2019-12-04

California State University, Fullerton, 800 N. State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831 United States

Students at California State University, Fullerton, will read the following CCTA plays: Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Nathan Yungerberg – MISS VIOLA EVIE ANDERSON'S DINING HALL FOR BEES Zainabu Jallo – THERE GOES MY BOWTIE WITH THE STORM Mary Kathryn Nagle – AMERICA'S FIRST ENVIRONMENTALISTS Then they will form groups and develop performances and/or presentations focused on a play of their choice.

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Superhero Clubhouse Community Cold Read

November 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
An apartment in Brooklyn, 1716 Caton Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11226 United States

A community cold read of Climate Change Theatre Action plays for Core Members of Superhero Clubhouse to (re)meet each other, spark creative climate conversation, and exchange ideas. This is the first in a series of monthly gatherings for the core community of Superhero Clubhouse to investigate the intersection of theater and climate justice.

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Lighting the Way: Climate Change Theatre Action 2019 at Eckerd College

November 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Eckerd College, 4200 54th Ave S
St. Petersburg, FL 33711 United States

The Eckerd College Performance and the Environment class will be performing several CCTA plays (including readings, live performance, and film), in conjunction with educational programming from Climate Forward. Led by Professor Antonia Krueger and Sponsored by Eckerd Foundations.

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CCTA in Erfurt, Germany

November 27
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One event on 2019-11-27 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-04 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-11 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-18 at 12:00 am

Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany

As part of a university workshop on climate art/action, a group of 25 students is going to select five plays for production. The plays will be staged throughout the semester on 11/20 (Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME), 11/27 (Abhishek Majumdar – THE ARROW), 12/4 (MaryAnn Karanja – BIRTHDAY SUIT), 12/11 (Marcus Youssef – DUST), and on 12/18 (play yet to be selected) in various locations in the city of Erfurt in Germany. (Photo by Verena Laschinger)

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Climate Change Theatre Action at Cal State Fullerton

November 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until 2019-12-04

California State University, Fullerton, 800 N. State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831 United States

Students at California State University, Fullerton, will read the following CCTA plays: Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Nathan Yungerberg – MISS VIOLA EVIE ANDERSON'S DINING HALL FOR BEES Zainabu Jallo – THERE GOES MY BOWTIE WITH THE STORM Mary Kathryn Nagle – AMERICA'S FIRST ENVIRONMENTALISTS Then they will form groups and develop performances and/or presentations focused on a play of their choice.

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CCTA Greenfield at Dance Spree

November 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
The Episcopal Church of Saints James and Andrew, 8 Church St.
Greenfield, MA 01301 United States

Part of Dance Spree's Community Thanksgiving: Dance and Decolonize Potluck, CCTA Greenfield will reprise several short plays first performed in earlier programs this season:   David Finnigan – THERE ARE A LOT OF STORIES YOU CAN TELL ABOUT HUMANITY Lana I. Nasser – THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED Joan Lipkin – ABOUT THAT CHOCOLATE BAR Vitor Jatobá – FAILED EXPERIMENT Caridad Svich – A LETTER FROM THE OCEAN Read by Nina Gross, Trenda Loftin, Jan Maher, Vanessa Query, and Doug Selwyn…

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Climate Change Theatre Action in Winnipeg, Manitoba

December 1 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm CST
Westminster Housing Co-op, 245 Maryland Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 1K9 Canada

We (Winnipeg Quakers) will be performing Jordan Hall's play THE DONATION in a potluck cabaret style after our Sunday worship.

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Climate Change Theatre Action at Cal State Fullerton

December 2 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until 2019-12-04

California State University, Fullerton, 800 N. State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831 United States

Students at California State University, Fullerton, will read the following CCTA plays: Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Nathan Yungerberg – MISS VIOLA EVIE ANDERSON'S DINING HALL FOR BEES Zainabu Jallo – THERE GOES MY BOWTIE WITH THE STORM Mary Kathryn Nagle – AMERICA'S FIRST ENVIRONMENTALISTS Then they will form groups and develop performances and/or presentations focused on a play of their choice.

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Polar Bears Falling and Wolves Burning: Climate Change Theatre Action at The Ohio State University

December 3 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
Ohio State University – Thompson Library, room 165, 1858 Neil Ave
Columbus, OH 43210-1266 United States

Staged readings of eight new plays including: Hassan Abdulrazzak – LAILA PINES FOR THE WOLF Alister Emerson  – SIX POLAR BEARS FELL OUT OF THE SKY THIS MORNING Andrea Lepcio – IF NOT NOW Joan Lipkin – ABOUT THAT CHOCOLATE BAR Julie McKee – A HOLIDAY ON ICE IN A WARM CLIMATE Sunny Drake – ABSOLUTELY NOTHING OF ANY MEANING Damon Chua – STEAMY SESSION IN A SINGAPORE SPA Paula Cizmar – APPEALING   Produced as part of the course "International…

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CCTA in Erfurt, Germany

December 4
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One event on 2019-11-27 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-04 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-11 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-18 at 12:00 am

Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany

As part of a university workshop on climate art/action, a group of 25 students is going to select five plays for production. The plays will be staged throughout the semester on 11/20 (Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME), 11/27 (Abhishek Majumdar – THE ARROW), 12/4 (MaryAnn Karanja – BIRTHDAY SUIT), 12/11 (Marcus Youssef – DUST), and on 12/18 (play yet to be selected) in various locations in the city of Erfurt in Germany. (Photo by Verena Laschinger)

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Climate Change Theatre Action – Allegheny College

December 4 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am EST
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One event on 2019-12-06 at 9:00 am

One event on 2019-12-09 at 9:00 am

Gladys Mullenix Black Theatre, Vukovich Center for Communication Arts, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street
Meadville, PA 16336 United States

Students in CA 130 - Introduction to Theatre at Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania, will present short plays dealing with the perils of climate change, environmental stewardship, and political action.

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Climate Change Theatre Action at Cal State Fullerton

December 4 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am PST
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday and Wednesday, repeating until 2019-12-04

California State University, Fullerton, 800 N. State College Blvd
Fullerton, CA 92831 United States

Students at California State University, Fullerton, will read the following CCTA plays: Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Nathan Yungerberg – MISS VIOLA EVIE ANDERSON'S DINING HALL FOR BEES Zainabu Jallo – THERE GOES MY BOWTIE WITH THE STORM Mary Kathryn Nagle – AMERICA'S FIRST ENVIRONMENTALISTS Then they will form groups and develop performances and/or presentations focused on a play of their choice.

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Water Radio: Reading Camp

December 4 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm EST
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One event on 2019-12-04 at 6:30 pm

Water Radio: Reading Camp is a series of literary kayak excursions directed by artist Fereshteh Toosi in collaboration with O, Miami Poetry Festival. The November and December outings on Biscayne Bay will feature Climate Change Theatre Action plays, poetry, and eco-acoustics with an underwater microphone followed by a campfire and s'mores. Water Radio: Reading Camp is open to the public and launches monthly from Florida International University’s Biscayne Bay campus in north Miami. The following CCTA plays will be presented:…

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Climate Change Theatre Action – Allegheny College

December 6 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am EST
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One event on 2019-12-06 at 9:00 am

One event on 2019-12-09 at 9:00 am

Gladys Mullenix Black Theatre, Vukovich Center for Communication Arts, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street
Meadville, PA 16336 United States

Students in CA 130 - Introduction to Theatre at Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania, will present short plays dealing with the perils of climate change, environmental stewardship, and political action.

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Climate Change Theatre Action Greenfield

December 7 @ 10:15 am - 11:45 am EST
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One event on 2019-10-14 at 2:00 pm

One event on 2019-10-19 at 1:00 pm

One event on 2019-10-19 at 1:30 pm

One event on 2019-10-19 at 4:00 pm

One event on 2019-10-26 at 1:00 pm

One event on 2019-10-26 at 1:30 pm

One event on 2019-11-02 at 4:00 pm

One event on 2019-12-07 at 10:15 am

Greenfield, MA, Greenfield, MA United States

Greening Greenfield and Local Access are proud to present Climate Change Theatre Action Greenfield: Lighting the Way, a series of public readings and performances which will be held over several weekends this autumn. The series debuts on Sunday, Oct. 13, 3 p.m., at the Great Falls International Word Festival, with short plays by playwrights from Australia, New Zealand, Jordan, Finland, Canada, Singapore, the Netherlands and the United States, read by Jan Maher, Trenda Loftin, Nina Gross and Doug Selwyn, with…

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Climate Change Theatre Action Day: Sonoma County, California

December 7 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm PST
The Arlene Francis Center for Art, Politics and Spirit, 99 6th Street Historic Railroad Square
Santa Rosa, CA 95401 United States

This will be a full day event with: Theatre Music Visual Art Food and drink Speakers: Local scientists and climate activists Discussion Pledges of commitment to climate protection Interactive art/exhibits Live Bee exhibit Science exhibits We will be performing: Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME Hassan Abdulrazzak – LAILA PINES FOR THE WOLF Lana Nasser – THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED Katie Pearl – THE EARTH'S BLUE HEART  

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Waterlines: A Public Forum for Community Engagement, Socially Engaged Arts, and Service Learning Research

December 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm CST
Marine Education Center, 101 Sweetbay Drive
Ocean Springs, MS 39564 United States

Free and open to the public, this event will provide a unique, immersive experience for those community members in attendance: there will be guided walking tours of the University of Southern Mississippi's Marine Education Center property (situated along a beautiful coastal bayou), staged dramatic readings of one or more CCTA plays, short film and documentary screenings, brief presentations of undergraduate service-learning projects, and community partner information booths. The event will conclude with a panel of USM marine scientists discussing the…

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Lighting the Way: Six Plays That Invite Us to Participate in a Global Conversation, to Talk to Each Other for a While About Our World, Our Environment, Our Earth

December 8 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm PST
Faulkner Gallery Santa Barbara Public Library, 40 East Anapamu Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101 United States

DramaDogs is excited to perform six plays by six powerful playwrights addressing various and thought-provoking issues around our climate, our environment, our world. Partnering with the Santa Barbara Public Library, we will weave together the plays with movement and music creating a seamless theatrical event. Our post show discussion will allow the audience and the performers to engage in a dialogue about both the creative process and the presented issues.   The plays are: Caridad Svich – A LETTER TO…

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Climate Change Theatre Action – Allegheny College

December 9 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am EST
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One event on 2019-12-06 at 9:00 am

One event on 2019-12-09 at 9:00 am

Gladys Mullenix Black Theatre, Vukovich Center for Communication Arts, Allegheny College, 520 N. Main Street
Meadville, PA 16336 United States

Students in CA 130 - Introduction to Theatre at Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania, will present short plays dealing with the perils of climate change, environmental stewardship, and political action.

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Climate Change Theatre Action | Miami Beach

December 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST
Miami New Drama’s Colony Theatre, 1040 Lincoln Rd
Miami Beach, FL 33139 United States

In community with City Theatre, Miami New Drama, the Miccosukee School, and Love the Everglades, Mangrove Creative Collective is organizing a Climate Change Theatre Action's 2019 Lighting the Way play reading series.   Featured playwrights are: Madeline Sayet – BLOOD ON THE LEAVES Hassan Abdulrazzak – LAILA PINES FOR THE WOLF Jordan Hall – THE DONATION Georgina Escobar – A DOG LOVES MANGO Alister Emerson – SIX POLAR BEARS FELL OUT OF THE SKY THIS MORNING   Additionally, audiences will…

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CCTA in Erfurt, Germany

December 11
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One event on 2019-11-27 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-04 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-11 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-18 at 12:00 am

Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany

As part of a university workshop on climate art/action, a group of 25 students is going to select five plays for production. The plays will be staged throughout the semester on 11/20 (Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME), 11/27 (Abhishek Majumdar – THE ARROW), 12/4 (MaryAnn Karanja – BIRTHDAY SUIT), 12/11 (Marcus Youssef – DUST), and on 12/18 (play yet to be selected) in various locations in the city of Erfurt in Germany. (Photo by Verena Laschinger)

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Climate Change Theatre Action – Bard Berlin Performance Showcase

December 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CET
The Factory, Bard College Berlin, Eichenstr. 43
Berlin, 13156 Germany

The "Performing the Anthropocene" Seminar at Bard Berlin in Germany will offer a scratch performance of Clare Duffy's  THE WORLD IS A SEED IS A WORLD IS A DEED and of Sunny Drake's ABSOLUTELY NOTHING OF ANY MEANING as part of the Bard Practicing Arts Courses end of semester Performance Showcase. The showing will include a discussion about how we can perform the Anthropocene and how this can lead to meaningful climate action. We are looking forward to welcoming everyone…

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Climate Change Theatre Action Fraser Valley

December 13 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm PST
University of the Fraser Valley (B101, Abbotsford Campus), 33844 King Rd
Abbotsford, British Columbia V2S 7M8 Canada

A one-day event that includes casting, rehearsal, a staged reading for a live audience, and a talk forward circle with special guests.

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BNWorks 2020 Eco-plays launch with Climate Change Theatre Action

December 14 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST
Brave New World Rep Headquarters, 303 Westminster Road
Brooklyn, NY 11218 United States

A cocktail party for patrons of Brave New World Repertory Theatre to launch our 2020 line-up of eco-plays by women writers will include staged readings of the following CCTA plays: Paula Cizmar – APPEALING Elaine Avila – THE ROOKERY Madeline Sayet – BLOOD ON THE LEAVES The plays will be performed and directed by members of the Brave New World Rep company. Re-usable wine glasses and 100% recycled paper products will be used at the event and upcoming BNWorks 2020 series. Patrons will…

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Climate Change Theatre Action in Omaha, Nebraska

December 14 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm CST
Swanson Conference Center, Institute for the Culinary Arts
Omaha, NE 68111 United States

Metropolitan Community College’s Theatre Program is proud to participate in this year’s Climate Change Theatre Action, an international series of readings and performances of short climate change plays that coincide with the United Nations Conference of the Parties (COP) meetings. To help represent Nebraska, eight of these plays will receive semi-staged readings at 7:30 pm on December 14 in the Swanson Conference Center of MCC’s Fort Omaha Campus. The reading is free and open to the public.   Featured plays…

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Graduate Class at Iowa State University on Drama and Empowering Social Change

December 15
Iowa State University, 527 Farmhouse Lane
Ames, IA 50011 United States

This graduate course adopts an interdisciplinary approach that blends analyses of plays, including Chantal Bilodeau’s SILA, and the following CCTA 2019 plays:   Yolanda Bonnell – DRIP Shy Richardson & Karina Yager – TRÉS MARIAS: CATEGORIES & LUZ Yvette Nolan – BREATHING SPACE Caridad Svich – A LETTER FROM THE OCEAN Lana Nasser – THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED as well as a storytelling-based computer simulation model, and strategies from the humanities, social sciences, and climate science.   Through this confluence…

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CCTA in Erfurt, Germany

December 18
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One event on 2019-11-27 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-04 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-11 at 12:00 am

One event on 2019-12-18 at 12:00 am

Erfurt, Erfurt, Germany

As part of a university workshop on climate art/action, a group of 25 students is going to select five plays for production. The plays will be staged throughout the semester on 11/20 (Chantal Bilodeau – IT STARTS WITH ME), 11/27 (Abhishek Majumdar – THE ARROW), 12/4 (MaryAnn Karanja – BIRTHDAY SUIT), 12/11 (Marcus Youssef – DUST), and on 12/18 (play yet to be selected) in various locations in the city of Erfurt in Germany. (Photo by Verena Laschinger)

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Climate Change Theatre Action Uptown

December 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm UTC+0
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute, 120 E 125th St
New York, NY 10035 United States
Free

Theatre artists from around the city and across the globe come together to uplift stories of climate heroes and climate warriors. Join us at the historic and cultural landmark Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute to celebrate local and global climate action through performance! The afternoon will feature short plays from Climate Change Theatre Action and conversation with local climate justice organizers. CCTA Uptown spotlights original five-minute plays by Yolanda Bonnell (Ojibwe/South Asian/Canada), Georgina Escobar (US/Mexico), Monica Hoth von der…

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The Butterfly that Persisted: Episode 1 of Arab Woman Talking

December 21 @ 4:33 pm - 5:00 pm UTC+0

Episode 1 of Arab Woman Talking podcast: An audio performance of THE BUTTERFLY THAT PERSISTED by playwright Lana I Nasser, followed by a talk about Mother Nature, the feminine principle and peace.

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