June 1 @ 7pm:  Philosopher’s Cafe

June 1 @ 7pm: Philosopher’s Cafe

WOW Faculty facilitate a conversation –  are artists thieves?

What is performing?   Is the news a stage?

Join Jennifer Mascall and Dr. Steven Hill at Philosopher’s Cafe

WHEN   Wed, 01 Jun 2016 7:00 PM |

WHERE   SFU’s Vancouver campus:

Meet in room 2250–

515 W. Hastings St., Vancouver  MAP

for more info on Philosopher’s Cafes:   e-mail: cafes@sfu.ca

Jennifer Mascall
Jennifer Mascall is a choreographer and the artistic director of www.mascalldance.ca.  She is interested in the intersection of movement and other forms, and performance and other mediums.

Dr. Steven Hill
Steven Hill has held the position of assistant professor in the SFU theatre performance area since 2007, where he teaches acting, directing, devising and clowning. His research includes directing approaches, devising practices and emergent performance in contemporary theatre. Between 2001 and 2014 he was artistic director of Leaky Heaven Performance, an award-winning, independent, experimental theatre company that created original devised works. He is currently co-artistic director of Fight With a Stick Performance, which premiered its first work <i>Steppenwolf</i> at the 2015 PuSh Festival. He is currently working on a new piece with co-artistic director Alex Ferguson and an ensemble of artists exploring performance installation and non-human expressivity. He holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from York University, and has worked as a performer and director in theatres across the country.


Drawings by Bill Pechet