Shakespeare in Prisons: Advocacy in a Brave New World


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Join us for a series of panel discussions and live Q&As addressing topics of immediate concern to the prison arts practitioner community in the shadow of COVID-19. 

These conversations will be pre-recorded and available to watch at any time (, followed by live community Q&A’s one week after posting (via Zoom).

Advocacy in a Brave New World
Moderated by Curt Tofteland, founding director of Shakespeare Behind Bars

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Upcoming panel discussions: 

Programming in a Pandemic
Moderated by Karen Ann Daniels, director of the Public Theater’s Mobile Unit

  • Panel Discussion: Watch Now
  • Live Community Q&A: Link available soon!

Radical Self-care
Moderated by Praycious Wilson-Gay

  • Panel Discussion: Link available soon!
  • Live Community Q&A: Link availabe soon!