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Below are readings/performances of There is a Field that took place as part of October 2010’s Global Call to Theatrical Action!

ALICE SPRINGS, AUSTRALIA
Name: Dani Powell
E-mail: mlledaniellepowell@gmail.com
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Date: October 22
Time: 6pm

ARLINGTON, VA, USA
Contact person: Muna
Email: munajshami@yahoo.com
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Location/venue: Ahmad & Omar's apartment
(contact Muna at email above for details)
Date: Sunday, October 17
Time: 7:30pm

ASHFIELD, MA, USA
Contact person: Melissa Penley
Organization: Ashfield Community Theater
Email: info@acth.org
Type of event: staged reading
Location /venue: Wellspring House
Date: October 1
Time: 7:30pm
Is this event open to the public: Yes

BROOKLYN, NY, USA
Contact person: Doreen Shapiro
Organization: WCA
Email: upay@optonline.net
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Location: Please contact Doreen Shapiro for details
Date: Tuesday, October 5
Time: 7pm

CARDIFF, WALES, UK
Name: Maria Morancho
Organization: MM productions
E-mail: maria.morancho@ntlworld.com
Type of event: staged reading
Event venue: Chapter Arts Centre
Date: Tuesday 14th December
Time: 7pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

CHICAGO, IL, USA
Contact person: James Moussa Stevick
Organization: Columbia College
Email: jmstevick@gmail.com
Type of event: reading
Location/venue: 623 S Wabash in the Hokin Annex
Date: October 25
Time: 7pm-9pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes.

CHITUNGWIZA, ZIMBABWE
Contact person: Blessing Hungwe
Organization: NKM Theatre Initiative
Email address: bhungwe@gawab.com
Blessinghungwe@yahoo.co.uk
Phone: +263 912 973 481
Type of event: Semi Professional Full Performance
Venue: Young Africa Skills Centre Chitungwiza
Date: October 15
Time: 3pm-5pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

CIAPAS, MEXICO
Contact person: Adel Bonilla
Email: adelaynena@yahoo.com.mx
Type of event: TBD
Venue: TBD
Date: TBD
Time: TBD

DERRY, NORTH OF IRELAND
Contact person: Jim Keys
Email: jimkeys51@googlemail.com
Type of event: Reading
Venue: Pilot's Row Community Centre
Date: October 30
Time: 7.30 pm

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Contact person: Nina Hein
Email: nina@ninahein.net
Type of event: Reading
Location /venue: thejamjar
Date: October 7
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public: Yes

HAIFA, ISRAEL
Contact person: Slava Greenberg
Organization: Isha L'Isha--Haifa Feminist Center
Email: slava@isha.org.il
Type of event: reading in a circle by feminist activists
Venue: Arlozorov 118, Coalition of Women Haifa
Date: October 17
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? To women

HARRISONBURG, VA, USA
Contact person: Brooke Snyder
Email: brooke.snyder@emu.edu
Organization: Eastern Mennonite University
Venue: Common Grounds
Date: Saturday, October 23
Time: 8pm

IOWA CITY, IA
Contact person: Pat Minor
Email: patminor51@gmail.com
Type of event: "Living Room Reading"
Location/venue: Iowa City Public Library
Date: October 19
Time: 7pm
Is this open to the public: Yes

JENIN, PALESTINE

Contact person: Micaela Miranda
Organization: The Freedom Theater
Email: nabeelraee@yahoo.com and cc:
to micas@fzm.art.br
Type of event: Reading
Location /venue: The Freedom Theater, Jenin Refugee Camp
Date: October 27 and 28
Time: To be determined
Is this event open to the public: Yes

JERUSALEM, PALESTINE
Type of event: Reading
Organization: Al Hakawati Theatre
Venue: Al Hakawati Theatre
Contact person: Kamel el Basha
Email: kamelelbasha@hotmail.com
Venue: Al Hakawati Theatre
Date: October 2
Time: 6pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

KENNESAW, GA, USA
Name: Sheila Hadley Strider
Email: shstrider@aol.com
Organization: Kennesaw State University
Type of event: student performances
Date: October 13
Time: 5pm, 6:30pm, 8pm
Open to public: Contact Sheila Hadley Strider for details

LAKELAND, FL, USA
Contact person: Ilene Fins
Email: ilenefins@gmail.com
Organization: Pol State College
Type of event: staged reading
Location /venue: LTB1100, Lakeland Campus of Polk State College
Date: October 23
Time: 6pm
Is this event open to the public: Yes

LINCOLN, NE, USA
Contact person: Sarah Imes
Organization: University of Nebraska, Lincoln Theater Department
Email: imessarah@hotmail.com

Type of event: reading
Location /venue: Studio Theatre of the Temple Building
Date: October 25
Time: 7:30pm
Is this event open to the public: Yes

LONDON, UK
Type of event: Staged reading
Venue: Tricyle Theatre (studio)
Date: Sunday, October 17
Time: To be determined
Is this event open to the public? Yes

LOS ANGELES, CA, USA
Contact person: Annika Marks
Email: ajsm24@yahoo.com
Type of event: Reading
Venue: Atwater Village Theatre
Date: Tuesday, October 26
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA
Contact person: Adam Broinowski
Email: gracjusz@mac.com
Venue: Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
Date: October 21

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, USA
Contact person: Sonja Kuftinec, Esther Ouray
Organization: University of Minnesota/Bedlam Theatre/
In The Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theater
Email: Sonja: skuftinec@aol.com;
Esther: runningwoman5457@yahoo.com
Phone number: 612-269-0461
Type of event: Staged reading
Venue: Avalon Theater/In the Heart of the Beast
Date: Tuesday, Oct. 5th
Time: 7pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

MOUNT LAKE TERRACE, WA
Name: Amineh Ayyad
Organization: Adapt International
E-mail: amineh@adaptinternational.us
Type of event: Reading with refugee and immigrant youth
Event venue: Homework Factory
Date: Last week of October
Time: 3:30PM
Is this public event: No

MUMBAI, INDIA
Contact person: Feruzan Mehta
Email: feruzan@mehtapost.net
Type of event: TBD
Venue: Victoria Memorial School for the Blind
Date: October 30
Time: TBD

NAIROBI, KENYA
Contact person: Florence Kirubi
Organization: Pambazuko
Email: flokirubi@yahoo.com
Phone: 0722271622
Type of event: Full performance
Venue: National Theatre
Date: Friday, October 22
Time: 7pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

NEWPORT, RI, USA
Name: Suzi Nance
Organization: Bring Peace Not Pain
E-mail: suzinancebpnp@yahoo.com
Phone: 401.835.1736
Type of event: Staged Reading
Location /venue: The People's Cafe
Date: October 28
Time: 7pm

NEW DEHLI, INDIA
Organization: ANANT
Name: Ashish Ghosh
E-mail: anantheatre@gmail.com
Phone: +91-11-9868823526
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Event venue: E-832 Chittaranjan Park, 2nd Floor, New Delhi- 110019, India
Date: October 30
Time: 7 PM
Is this public event: by Invitation

OLYMPIA, WA, USA
Organization: Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace & Justice
Email: bec.pilcher@gmail.com
Type of event: Staged Reading
Venue: TBD
Date: Monday, October 25
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

OTTAWA, CANADA
Contact person: Sam Awwad
Organization: Vision Theatre
Email: samawwad@visiontheatre.ca
Type of event: Staged Read directed by Arthur Milner
Location/venue: Arts Court Theatre, 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E2
Date: October 30
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

PARIS, FRANCE
Name: Rajeev Kahn
Organization: Laboratory for Enthusiastic Collaboration
E-mail: kahnartist@gmail.com
Phone: +33661192799
Type of event: Reading
Venue: Brachfeld Gallery 78 Rue des Archives Paris 75003
Date: October 17
Time: 3PM
Is event open to public?: yes
Expected audience size?: 25-35

PURCHASE, NY, USA
Contact person: Roger Drew
Email: drewr@mville.edu
Organization: Manhattanville College
Type of event: Reading
Location: Manhattanville College
Date: October 19 &20 (to be confirmed)

REIMS, FRANCE
Contact person: Marine Mane
Organization: Cie La tramÈdiE
Email: marinemane@gmail.com
Type of event: Staged reading
Date: October 23
Time: 7pm
Venue: Centre culturel Saint Exupéry
Is this event open to the public? Yes

SALMIYA, KUWAIT
Contact person: Christopher Gottschalk
Organization: American University of Kuwait, Drama Club
Email: cgottschalk@auk.edu.kw
Type of event: Reading
Location/venue: Black Box Studio, AUK Campus
Date: October 20
Time: 6pm
Is this open to the public: Yes

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA
Organization: Jewish Voice for Peace, Bay Area
Email: bayarea@jewishvoiceforpeace.org
Type of event: Living Room Reading (excerpts only)
Location/venue: AFSC, 65 9th St. (btw Mission and Market)
Date: Sunday, October 10
Time: 6:30pm

SANTA MONICA, CA, USA
Contact person: Heather Sheldon
Email: hssheldon@gmail.com
Type of event: non-staged reading
Date, venue, time: TBD

SARAJEVO, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA
Contact person: Lejla Hasandedic
Email: lejla1428@hotmail.com
Organization: YIHR
Venue:
Type of event: To be determined
Date of event: December 10 (Human Rights Day)
Times: To be determined

SEATTLE, WA
Contact person: Jen Marlowe
Organization: donkeysaddle projects
Email: donkeysaddle@gmail.com
Type of event: Staged Reading
Venue: Shoebox Theatre, 1404 18th Ave,
between Cherry & Union
Funded in part by the City of Seattle Office of Arts &
Cultural Affairs
Dates: September 30,October 1, 2, 3
Times: 7:30pm
Is this event open to the public?
Yes, but email to reserve seats, capacity limited!

SKOPJE, MACEDONIA
Contact person: Dejana Nikolovska
Email: dejananikolovska@mail.ru
Type of event: Staged reading
Venue: Albanian Institute in Skopje
Date: Saturday, October 10
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

TAMPA, FL, USA
Contact person: Cristin Cotton
Organization: Hall Council
Email: cottoncandi008@aol.com
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Location /venue: Cypress A Building
Date: October 13
Time: 8:00
Is this event open to the public: Yes!

TRUMBULL, CT, USA
Name: Cynthia Davis
E-mail: cynthia@cynthiadesigns.com
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Date: October 19
Time: 7PM

VALPARAISO, CHILE
Contact person: Daniela Olivares
Email: danieleichon@hotmail.com
Type of event: Street movement piece
Date of event: October 29 or 30
Time of event: To be determined
Is this event open to the public? Yes


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Readings/performances of There is a Field took place in October 2010 in 40 cities in18 different countries!

ALICE SPRINGS, AUSTRALIA
ARLINGTON, VA
ASHFIELD, MA, USA
BROOKLYN, NY, USA
CARDIFF, WALES
CHICAGO, IL, USA
CHITUNGWIZA, ZIMBABWE
CIAPAS, MEXICO
DERRY, NORTH OF IRELAND
DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
HAIFA, ISRAEL
HARRISONBURG, VA, USA
IOWA CITY, IA
JENIN, PALESTINE
JERUSALEM, PALESTINE
KENNESAW, GA
LAKELAND, FL, USA
LINCOLN, NE, USA
LONDON, UK
LOS ANGELES, CA, USA
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA
MINNEAPOLIS, MN, USA
MOUNT LAKE TERRACE, WA
MUMBAI, INDIA
NAIROBI, KENYA
NEWPORT, RI, USA
NEW DEHLI, INDIA
OLYMPIA, WA, USA
OTTAWA, CANADA
PARIS, FRANCE
PURCHASE, NY, USA
REIMS, FRANCE
SALMIYA, KUWAIT
SAN FRANCISCO, CA
SANTA MONICA, CA, USA
SARAJEVO, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA
SEATTLE, WA, USA
SKOPJE, MACEDONIA
TAMPA, FL USA
TRUMBULL, CT
VALPARAISO, CHILE