k. terumi shorb “Making the Invisible Visible” Fri, Feb 19, noon UofC

University of Chicago CSRPC Artist-in-Residence k. terumi shorb “Making teh Invisible Visible”
Friday, Feb 19, 12:00 noon
5710 S. Woodlawn
Chicago, IL
Free lunch


k. terumi shorb makes the invisible visible through theatre. She is trained in Suzuki Actor Training and Anne Bogart’s Viewpoints with the SITI Company. shorb is Artistic Director of the Generic Ensemble Company for which she directed the critically acclaimed Stuck on Gee-Dot. she is a founding member (acting, writing, song writing) of Stamp Lab: A Performance group, with which she shared the Fourth Annual ArtSpark Festival Best Theatre Award and the 2009 FronteraFest “Best of Fest” Award. She has performed in multiple original plays, drag shows, instructional videos and short films. shorb’s writing appears in many anthologies and blogs. Her experimental video, “task/in-progress,” appeared in multiple film festivals and art galleries and is winner of the 2007 AGLIFF “Best Texas My Gay Movie” prize.  She received the Austin Cultural Council Core Grant for her solo performance piece, Una Corda, set to premiere in 2010.

Friday, Feb. 19, 2010
12:00-1:30 pm
5710 S. Woodlawn
Lunch served

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