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Our Roots Right Now: A Research Forum and Festival of Thai/Asean Contemporary Theatre

Our Roots Right Now: A Research Forum and Festival of Thai/Asean Contemporary Theatre

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Address: Department of Dramatic Arts, the Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University, 254, Phayathai Rd., Pathum Wan, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand See map

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Chulalongkorn University's Institute of Asian Studies and the Thailand Research Fund present "Our Roots Right Now: A Research Forum and Festival of Thai/Asean Contemporary Theatre" at the Department of Dramatic Arts, the Faculty of Arts. Scheduled to run from Saturday to Jan 28, the 10-day event will consist of a scholarly conference, artist dialogues and round-table sessions, workshops and critical discussions. As the project highlights contemporary theatre created from the cultural roots of Asean countries, each day will conclude with three performances starting at 7.30pm (there will be only one show on Jan 28). Department of Dramatic Arts, the Faculty of Arts The line-up has 16 performances from Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. Admission to the conference, talks and discussions are free of charge, while tickets to the evening programme cost 500 baht (300 baht for dance and theatre professionals or adults under 27 years old and 200 baht for students) including the privilege of joining any workshop. Tickets can be purchased from CU Book Centre (Siam Square). For reservations, call 02-218-4802 or 081-559-7252 (for Thai speakers) and 088-643-7664 (for English speakers). For more details, visit www.facebook.com/OurRootsRightNow.

  • Period

    January 19, 2013 to January 28, 2013

  • Open days

    Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

  • Service hours

    19:30 to 21:30

  • Input price range

    300 - 500 Baht/Event or 10 - 17 USD/Event

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  • Address

    Department of Dramatic Arts, the Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University, 254, Phayathai Rd., Pathum Wan, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330 Thailand

  • Phone number

    +66 (0) 2-218-4802(for Thai speakers) 

  • Mobile number

    +66 (0) 88-643-7664 (for English speakers) +66 (0) 81-559-7252 (for Thai speakers) 

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