The four-day conference is structured as such:
The Keynote Lectures will frame the conference theme and highlight the theme’s significant points and content elements from the perspectives of practice, history, theory, locale and genre.
Three Work Demonstrations (1.5 hours each) will be led and/or presented by theatre directors sharing their theatre-making paradigms, practice techniques and methods in the ace of increasingly globalized theatre. The Demos will illustrate, using ITI actor-students, strategies, exercises, actor/performer-centered routines, movement sequences, voice and speech drills, and short scene-work excerpts.
Work Presentations (1.5 hours each) will see directors present and show. using multimedia. aspects of their own work and practice that is influenced by, embraces, responds to or resists changes arising from an increasingly globalised theatre industry.
An end-of-day Panel Discussion wraps each day’s proceedings. Invited presenters will meet participants to answer questions, elaborate points, critique and interrogate work and discuss issues raised during the day’s proceedings.