Fifth Annual Conference 

Catholic University of America 

Friday and Saturday 
March 23-24, 2007 



SPECIAL EVENTS

4D Art presents
The Tempest/La Tempête
By William Shakespeare

Directed by Michel Lemieux, Victor Pilon, and Denise Guilbault
Translated by Normand Chaurette

Montreal's acclaimed 4D Art performance company uses cutting-edgetechnology to cast spells, conjure visions, and wax poetic. Performed withvirtual characters interacting with live actors, Shakespeare's powerfulwords are matched with an equally powerful storm--brought to life throughspectacular multimedia effects--in this beautiful and spellbinding production.In French with English surtitles.

Part of the Shakespeare in Washington festival

Kennedy Center at 8PM

http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/index.cfm?fuseaction=showEvent&event=XHCRB

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The Pillowman
By Martin McDonagh
Directed by Joy Zinoman
In the Metheny Theatre

"Brace yourself for a play of extraordinary power andstunning theatrical bravura." --The Daily Mail

The Pillowman tells the gripping tale of a writer whosedark fables seem to be coming to life. In an unnamed totalitarian state,police drag the author Katurian in for questioning; his ghoulish storiesare the only clue in a series of recent murders. The Pillowman exploresfamily secrets, censorship and the irrepressible power of storytelling.

http://www.studiotheatre.org/plays/index.php?type=1

Studio Theatre at 8PM
1501 14ST NW
Washington DC
202.332.3300

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Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
By Tom Stoppard
Directed by Kirk Jackson
In the Mead Theatre

"Very funny. Very brilliant. Very chilling." --The NewYork Times

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead takes place behindthe scenes of the great tragedy, as Hamletís two schoolmates find themselvesthe reluctant heroes of their own play, driven forward by the plot of Hamletitself. Stoppard blends together dazzling, intricate wordplay and hilariousphysical comedy in this true landmark of modern drama.

http://www.studiotheatre.org/plays/index.php?type=1

Studio Theatre at 8PM
1501 14ST NW
Washington DC
202.332.3300
 


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