Interdisciplinary Performance and the Liberal Arts Center at Wake Forest University.
Who We Are
When you imagine life on a college campus, you probably think of a place filled with smart, inventive people having inspiring conversations about every subject imaginable. IPLACe exists to foster just that.
Drawing together artists, scholars, students, faculty, and staff from every corner of our campus, IPLACe uses performance collaborations—with Chemistry, Religion, History, Politics, Math, Romance Languages, Neuroscience, Documentary Film, and really anything else you can think of—to give us all a place, a time, and a reason to talk to each other about the things we care about.
Soundseen: Cage/Braxton/Marclay February 6th-March 26th, 2017 SoundSeen presents the musical compositions of three artists - John Cage, Anthony Braxton, and Christian Marclay - in which drawings, diagrams and images take the place of standard musical notation....read more
The Vagina Monologues February 25th-26th, 2017 The Vagina Monologues was performed in the Hanes Art Gallery followed by a discussion of feminist activism and inclusion.read more
Evan Mitchell Residency February 20th-22nd, 2017 Mask and movement expert Evan Mitchell held a residency at Wake that included a performance of his one-man mask performance Masked in English and Spanish and three workshops with various classes....read more
Ping Chong Residency and Collidescope 3.0 Janunary 5th-February 16th, 2017 Ping Chong (http://www.pingchong.org/), recipient of the 2015 National Medal of Arts, joined the Wake Forest Theatre in January and February to direct a new iteration of his piece...read more
The World of Overtone Singing February 15th, 2017 Overtone/throat singing is a special technique of manipulating the vocal tract that has arisen independently throughout the world. Master khoomei (Tuvan throat singing) performer Narisu greeted visitors,...read more
Allison Orr Residency January 25th-28th, 2017 Allison Orr (alum and dance artist) held a residency at Wake that included guest teaching several dance classes, visiting with the WGS class “Women Artists”, screening her award-winning documentary Trash Dance, and...read more