AJT’s 2017 Annual Conference
October 22-25, 2017
AJT’s annual conference, in partnership with Jewish Arts Collaborative Boston, presents its annual conference – its first under the name Alliance for Jewish Theatre.
Read the greetings from Jesse Garlick, the conference on-the-ground coordinator.
With the multiple resources and linkages in Boston and throughout the Jewish arts and theatre world. To break it apart, co-lab-oration, means community; experimentation and exploration; and performing, producing and creating through shared opportunities.
Our base location will be at Boston University Hillel. As always we will travel to different locations throughout the area for theatre, showcases, events and workshops.
Jewish Arts Collaborative – JArts Boston – led by Executive Director Laura Mandel is joining with us as a partner and going forward, we have already seen a great response from the theatre departments at Emerson, Tufts, and Harvard; and Jewish community and arts organization’s such as Combined Jewish Philanthropies, ArtsEmerson, Israel Consulate, Boston Jewish Film Festival, various other theatre and theatre artists and more. Jesse Garlick, an actor in the Boston area will head up the on-the-ground operations in Boston.
Call for Workshops
The Alliance is calling for workshop ideas (utilizing the theme of Collaboration is preferred) and people to lead them for our October conference in Boston.
Submissions will be reviewed by the program committee and accepted until April 9, 2017. To have your workshop at the conference, you must be a paid member of the Alliance at the time the workshop is accepted.
- Length of workshops: 45 minutes or 90 minutes considered
- Workshops that utilize conference theme are preferred
- Indicate who are your target attendees (e.g. playwrights, actors, directors, artistic directors/producers)
To submit, please email this information to AJT Executive Director David Chack.