Program
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TE'A (Theatre, Engagement & Action)
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TE’A (Theatre, Engagement & Action) gathers Companies of talented theatre artists for the express purpose of creating original, experimental works of Insight theatre. These are multi-genre theatrical performance pieces that integrate the dramatic power of live theatre with the explanatory power of the Insight approach to conflict transformation. The aim of Insight theatre is to create theatrical experiences that transform the perspectives of audience members on the conflicts that divide them. More

 

TE'A Featured Production
TE'A Featured Production
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Arts at the Intersection Program
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015
blogSea Change

When Vieve recently approached me about sharing a bit of my experience regarding Insight theory and my life, my initial reaction was “where do I even begin? It changed everything.” After a few days of mulling over how best to express the massive impact on me, I decided I would focus upon my assimilation of Insight into my... more...

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Mon, 23 Mar 2015
blogMovement Iconography for There's Something About...

In a previous blog, I wrote about some of the artistic elements we are employing in the creation of There's Something About America, including music and movement. Here is a short video capturing the Company working with what we are calling "Loop" choreography. The movement suggests the figure of the Insight Loop. The Loop... more...

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Mon, 23 Feb 2015
blogOut in Front: Producing Art that Matters

Over the past several months I have been engaged in a bi-weekly podcast focusing on art and its place in social/ cultural change. My last three conversations have been with three passionate articulate producers of film and theatre. Lucy De Rosa, Chelsea Frei and Caroline von Kuhn are each dedicated producing art that makes a difference.... more...

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Thu, 5 Feb 2015
blogOne Year and A Bit with There’s Something About...

It has been a little over 20 months since the TE’A Company gathered in a townhouse on the upper west side to learn and practice the Insight approach to conflict transformation. Since then, the company has continued to deepen their knowledge of Lonergan’s Insight theory, as well as practice the Insight approach by having... more...