Burlesque Symposium

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Red Fan Dance © Leila Koren Photography
Red Fan Dance © Leila Koren Photography
Presented by La Trobe University

The symposium will present a comprehensive range of perspectives and experiences on burlesque performance in Australia. Current and past performers, writers and industry representatives will take part in discussion panels, alongside screenings of archival footage and live performances.



Featuring

Judith Lanigan, author of A True History of the Hula Hoop
Frank Van Straten OAM, historian
Leila Koren, filmmaker and photographer

Performers
Lola The Vamp
Sarah Lea Cheesecake
L'amour
Willow
Kelly Ann Doll

Academics
Dr Peta Tait - Professor of Theatre and Drama, La Trobe University
Dr Jonathan Bollen - Senior Lecturer in Drama, Flinders University
Dr Anne Pender - Senior Lecturer, English Communication and Theatre, University of New England
Dr Philipa Rothfield - Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, La Trobe University

This is a free event but bookings are essential.

Bookings: Craig Martin - camartin@students.latrobe.edu.au
Enquiries: Amanda Morris - amanda.morris@latrobe.edu.au

Dates   Fri 12 Feb 2010, 9.30am - 5pm
    No Longer Available
 
 
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