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Saturday, March 2 • 9:00am - 10:15am
Strange Bed Fellows: Theatrical Ideal vs. Industry Reality

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Training theatre artists — is that what we really do? There is no denying the industry is changing. You can fight it or embrace it. This is an honest discussion of what theatre instructors and practitioners do to prepare themselves and their students for an ever-changing entertainment landscape.

SCHEDULE CHANGE: Please note, this event was originally scheduled to take place from 1:00-2:15pm. It will now take place from 9:00-10:15am. We apologize for any inconvenience this change in scheduling may cause.

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Talon Beeson

Austin Peay State University, Austin Peay State University
Talon is an Actor/Director that has been seen and heard on stages, screens and radios across the country. He holds a BFA in Musical Theatre (Shenandoah U.) and an MFA in Acting (Depaul.) Currently he is an Asst. Prof. of Acting/Directing at Austin Peay State University. Talon has... Read More →
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Darren Michael

Professor of Acting/Directing, Austin Peay State University
Darren is a Professor of Acting/Directing at Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee, and has been a professional actor/director/playwright for three decades. Former President of the Tennessee Theatre Association, Former Chair of the SETC Playwriting Division, Darren... Read More →

Saturday March 2, 2019 9:00am - 10:15am EST
Holiday Inn - Parlour 6