Evan Mitchell Residency

Evan Mitchell Residency

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. Gallery ←...
Ping Chong Residency and Collidescope 3.0

Ping Chong Residency and Collidescope 3.0

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...
The World of Overtone Singing

The World of Overtone Singing

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,...
Allison Orr

Allison Orr

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...
Capoeira Workshop

Capoeira Workshop

Capoeira Workshop December 6th, 2016   Dr. Ugo Edu, Anthropology professor and experienced instructor of Capoeira, and her collaborator Sergio Ferreira visited Wake to provide a social, political, and historical account of Capoeira to Dr. Harrington’s class on...
Joel New Creative Residency

Joel New Creative Residency

Joel New Residency November 28th-29th, 2016   New York-based songwriter Joel New held a two-day residency at Wake that included a songwriting workshop with aspiring musical theatre writers, and a visit to Michele Gillespie’s FYS on Thomas Jefferson to help...