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THE INTERNATIONALISTS Presents ‘Around the World in 24 Hours’

THE INTERNATIONALISTS Presents

'AROUND THE WORLD IN 24 HOURS'

A festival of new plays and translations from across the globe

 

Sat, Nov. 15 to Sun, Nov. 16, 2008 – 5:00pm to 5:00pm

 

THE SPACE, 300 W 43 St at 8 Ave, 4 Fl, New York, NY 10036 USA

 

$5 All Access Suggested Donation – Stay for one, Stay for them all.

Food and Drink Specials, All Day and Night.

 

Saturday

 

5pm:    Opening Festivities

 

6pm:    Real Andromaca by Ximena Escalante (Mexico);

directed by Tamilla Woodard; translated by Andrea Thome

 

8pm:    Herjolfur has stopped loving by Sigtryggur Magnason (Iceland);

directed by Jeremy Lydic; translated by Gunnlaug Guomundsdottir

 

9pm:    Panel Discussion with International Artists:

 Sigtryggur Magnason, Catherine Coray, Randy Gener,

 Caridad Svich, Sergei Grabbe and Ana Margineanu

 

10pm:   Cocktail Reception

 

1130pm: You Don't Know What Love Is by Michael Baran (Finland);

directed by Jake Witlen; translated by Eva Buchwald

 

Sunday

 

2am:    Miriam by Lenka Lagronova (Czech Republic);

directed by Ashley Kelly-Tata; translated by Petr Onufer and Mike Baugh

 

3am:    Streamed/Recorded Performances from Tokyo, Rio, Bucharest and Berlin

 

10am: Hkleelee-Tell Me & Flight 123 by Leila Buck (Lebanon);

directed by Lauren Keating

 

11am: Women of War by Jawad Al-Assadi (Iraq);

directed by Esther Neff; translated by Hania Jurdak

 

1pm:    Mwena by Nick Mwaluko (Tanzania);

directed by Ana Margineanu

 

2pm:    The Kings by Julio Cortazár (Argentina);

directed by Doug Howe; translated by Caridad Svich

 

3pm:    Panel Discussion and Excerpts in Spanish from Mexican Playwrights:

Luis Ayhllón, Jose Alfonso Carcamo, Cutberto López Reyes and Ernesto Anaya;

in association with the Lark Play Development Center

 

For those outside the New York area, you can watch the event live online at:

http://www.ustream.tv/channel/around-the-world-in-24-hours

 

Sponsorship provided by:

Iceland Naturally, Icelandic Glacial and Brownstone Beans


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