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Below are readings/performances of There is a Field that took place as part of October 2010’s Global Call to Theatrical Action!

ALICE SPRINGS, AUSTRALIA
Name: Dani Powell
E-mail: mlledaniellepowell@gmail.com
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Date: October 22
Time: 6pm

ARLINGTON, VA, USA
Contact person: Muna
Email: munajshami@yahoo.com
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Location/venue: Ahmad & Omar's apartment
(contact Muna at email above for details)
Date: Sunday, October 17
Time: 7:30pm

ASHFIELD, MA, USA
Contact person: Melissa Penley
Organization: Ashfield Community Theater
Email: info@acth.org
Type of event: staged reading
Location /venue: Wellspring House
Date: October 1
Time: 7:30pm
Is this event open to the public: Yes

BROOKLYN, NY, USA
Contact person: Doreen Shapiro
Organization: WCA
Email: upay@optonline.net
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Location: Please contact Doreen Shapiro for details
Date: Tuesday, October 5
Time: 7pm

CARDIFF, WALES, UK
Name: Maria Morancho
Organization: MM productions
E-mail: maria.morancho@ntlworld.com
Type of event: staged reading
Event venue: Chapter Arts Centre
Date: Tuesday 14th December
Time: 7pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

CHICAGO, IL, USA
Contact person: James Moussa Stevick
Organization: Columbia College
Email: jmstevick@gmail.com
Type of event: reading
Location/venue: 623 S Wabash in the Hokin Annex
Date: October 25
Time: 7pm-9pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes.

CHITUNGWIZA, ZIMBABWE
Contact person: Blessing Hungwe
Organization: NKM Theatre Initiative
Email address: bhungwe@gawab.com
Blessinghungwe@yahoo.co.uk
Phone: +263 912 973 481
Type of event: Semi Professional Full Performance
Venue: Young Africa Skills Centre Chitungwiza
Date: October 15
Time: 3pm-5pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

CIAPAS, MEXICO
Contact person: Adel Bonilla
Email: adelaynena@yahoo.com.mx
Type of event: TBD
Venue: TBD
Date: TBD
Time: TBD

DERRY, NORTH OF IRELAND
Contact person: Jim Keys
Email: jimkeys51@googlemail.com
Type of event: Reading
Venue: Pilot's Row Community Centre
Date: October 30
Time: 7.30 pm

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Contact person: Nina Hein
Email: nina@ninahein.net
Type of event: Reading
Location /venue: thejamjar
Date: October 7
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public: Yes

HAIFA, ISRAEL
Contact person: Slava Greenberg
Organization: Isha L'Isha--Haifa Feminist Center
Email: slava@isha.org.il
Type of event: reading in a circle by feminist activists
Venue: Arlozorov 118, Coalition of Women Haifa
Date: October 17
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? To women

HARRISONBURG, VA, USA
Contact person: Brooke Snyder
Email: brooke.snyder@emu.edu
Organization: Eastern Mennonite University
Venue: Common Grounds
Date: Saturday, October 23
Time: 8pm

IOWA CITY, IA
Contact person: Pat Minor
Email: patminor51@gmail.com
Type of event: "Living Room Reading"
Location/venue: Iowa City Public Library
Date: October 19
Time: 7pm
Is this open to the public: Yes

JENIN, PALESTINE

Contact person: Micaela Miranda
Organization: The Freedom Theater
Email: nabeelraee@yahoo.com and cc:
to micas@fzm.art.br
Type of event: Reading
Location /venue: The Freedom Theater, Jenin Refugee Camp
Date: October 27 and 28
Time: To be determined
Is this event open to the public: Yes

JERUSALEM, PALESTINE
Type of event: Reading
Organization: Al Hakawati Theatre
Venue: Al Hakawati Theatre
Contact person: Kamel el Basha
Email: kamelelbasha@hotmail.com
Venue: Al Hakawati Theatre
Date: October 2
Time: 6pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

KENNESAW, GA, USA
Name: Sheila Hadley Strider
Email: shstrider@aol.com
Organization: Kennesaw State University
Type of event: student performances
Date: October 13
Time: 5pm, 6:30pm, 8pm
Open to public: Contact Sheila Hadley Strider for details

LAKELAND, FL, USA
Contact person: Ilene Fins
Email: ilenefins@gmail.com
Organization: Pol State College
Type of event: staged reading
Location /venue: LTB1100, Lakeland Campus of Polk State College
Date: October 23
Time: 6pm
Is this event open to the public: Yes

LINCOLN, NE, USA
Contact person: Sarah Imes
Organization: University of Nebraska, Lincoln Theater Department
Email: imessarah@hotmail.com

Type of event: reading
Location /venue: Studio Theatre of the Temple Building
Date: October 25
Time: 7:30pm
Is this event open to the public: Yes

LONDON, UK
Type of event: Staged reading
Venue: Tricyle Theatre (studio)
Date: Sunday, October 17
Time: To be determined
Is this event open to the public? Yes

LOS ANGELES, CA, USA
Contact person: Annika Marks
Email: ajsm24@yahoo.com
Type of event: Reading
Venue: Atwater Village Theatre
Date: Tuesday, October 26
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA
Contact person: Adam Broinowski
Email: gracjusz@mac.com
Venue: Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne
Date: October 21

MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, USA
Contact person: Sonja Kuftinec, Esther Ouray
Organization: University of Minnesota/Bedlam Theatre/
In The Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theater
Email: Sonja: skuftinec@aol.com;
Esther: runningwoman5457@yahoo.com
Phone number: 612-269-0461
Type of event: Staged reading
Venue: Avalon Theater/In the Heart of the Beast
Date: Tuesday, Oct. 5th
Time: 7pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

MOUNT LAKE TERRACE, WA
Name: Amineh Ayyad
Organization: Adapt International
E-mail: amineh@adaptinternational.us
Type of event: Reading with refugee and immigrant youth
Event venue: Homework Factory
Date: Last week of October
Time: 3:30PM
Is this public event: No

MUMBAI, INDIA
Contact person: Feruzan Mehta
Email: feruzan@mehtapost.net
Type of event: TBD
Venue: Victoria Memorial School for the Blind
Date: October 30
Time: TBD

NAIROBI, KENYA
Contact person: Florence Kirubi
Organization: Pambazuko
Email: flokirubi@yahoo.com
Phone: 0722271622
Type of event: Full performance
Venue: National Theatre
Date: Friday, October 22
Time: 7pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

NEWPORT, RI, USA
Name: Suzi Nance
Organization: Bring Peace Not Pain
E-mail: suzinancebpnp@yahoo.com
Phone: 401.835.1736
Type of event: Staged Reading
Location /venue: The People's Cafe
Date: October 28
Time: 7pm

NEW DEHLI, INDIA
Organization: ANANT
Name: Ashish Ghosh
E-mail: anantheatre@gmail.com
Phone: +91-11-9868823526
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Event venue: E-832 Chittaranjan Park, 2nd Floor, New Delhi- 110019, India
Date: October 30
Time: 7 PM
Is this public event: by Invitation

OLYMPIA, WA, USA
Organization: Rachel Corrie Foundation for Peace & Justice
Email: bec.pilcher@gmail.com
Type of event: Staged Reading
Venue: TBD
Date: Monday, October 25
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

OTTAWA, CANADA
Contact person: Sam Awwad
Organization: Vision Theatre
Email: samawwad@visiontheatre.ca
Type of event: Staged Read directed by Arthur Milner
Location/venue: Arts Court Theatre, 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E2
Date: October 30
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

PARIS, FRANCE
Name: Rajeev Kahn
Organization: Laboratory for Enthusiastic Collaboration
E-mail: kahnartist@gmail.com
Phone: +33661192799
Type of event: Reading
Venue: Brachfeld Gallery 78 Rue des Archives Paris 75003
Date: October 17
Time: 3PM
Is event open to public?: yes
Expected audience size?: 25-35

PURCHASE, NY, USA
Contact person: Roger Drew
Email: drewr@mville.edu
Organization: Manhattanville College
Type of event: Reading
Location: Manhattanville College
Date: October 19 &20 (to be confirmed)

REIMS, FRANCE
Contact person: Marine Mane
Organization: Cie La tramÈdiE
Email: marinemane@gmail.com
Type of event: Staged reading
Date: October 23
Time: 7pm
Venue: Centre culturel Saint Exupéry
Is this event open to the public? Yes

SALMIYA, KUWAIT
Contact person: Christopher Gottschalk
Organization: American University of Kuwait, Drama Club
Email: cgottschalk@auk.edu.kw
Type of event: Reading
Location/venue: Black Box Studio, AUK Campus
Date: October 20
Time: 6pm
Is this open to the public: Yes

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA
Organization: Jewish Voice for Peace, Bay Area
Email: bayarea@jewishvoiceforpeace.org
Type of event: Living Room Reading (excerpts only)
Location/venue: AFSC, 65 9th St. (btw Mission and Market)
Date: Sunday, October 10
Time: 6:30pm

SANTA MONICA, CA, USA
Contact person: Heather Sheldon
Email: hssheldon@gmail.com
Type of event: non-staged reading
Date, venue, time: TBD

SARAJEVO, BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA
Contact person: Lejla Hasandedic
Email: lejla1428@hotmail.com
Organization: YIHR
Venue:
Type of event: To be determined
Date of event: December 10 (Human Rights Day)
Times: To be determined

SEATTLE, WA
Contact person: Jen Marlowe
Organization: donkeysaddle projects
Email: donkeysaddle@gmail.com
Type of event: Staged Reading
Venue: Shoebox Theatre, 1404 18th Ave,
between Cherry & Union
Funded in part by the City of Seattle Office of Arts &
Cultural Affairs
Dates: September 30,October 1, 2, 3
Times: 7:30pm
Is this event open to the public?
Yes, but email to reserve seats, capacity limited!

SKOPJE, MACEDONIA
Contact person: Dejana Nikolovska
Email: dejananikolovska@mail.ru
Type of event: Staged reading
Venue: Albanian Institute in Skopje
Date: Saturday, October 10
Time: 8pm
Is this event open to the public? Yes

TAMPA, FL, USA
Contact person: Cristin Cotton
Organization: Hall Council
Email: cottoncandi008@aol.com
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Location /venue: Cypress A Building
Date: October 13
Time: 8:00
Is this event open to the public: Yes!

TRUMBULL, CT, USA
Name: Cynthia Davis
E-mail: cynthia@cynthiadesigns.com
Type of event: Living Room Reading
Date: October 19
Time: 7PM

VALPARAISO, CHILE
Contact person: Daniela Olivares
Email: danieleichon@hotmail.com
Type of event: Street movement piece
Date of event: October 29 or 30
Time of event: To be determined
Is this event open to the public? Yes


Stay tuned for a complete finalized listing of readings/performances in cities around the world!

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