Keynote Speakers

Rebecca Schneider
Brown University
Providence (USA)
Giusy Pisano

École Nationale Supérieure Louis-Lumière
Paris (France)
Erin Hurley

McGill University
Montreal (Canada)

Preliminary Program

Sunday, MAY 26

2.00 – 5.45 pm:
Welcome and registration




Monday, MAY 27

9.30 – 10.45 am :
Plenary Session – Keynote


11.00 am – 12:30 pm :

1A Session. New Materialisms Theory,

Shana MACDONALD; Jennifer ROBERTS-SMITHS, Virginie MAGNAT, Jean-Marc LARRUE

1B Session. Quebec Theatre of Yesterday and Today

Raymond-Marius BOUCHER, Valérie LAFORGE, Roxanne MARTIN


• Lunch •


1.30 – 2.00:
Collective Book Launch


2.00 – 3.30 pm:

2A Sessions. Virtuosity and Danger

Jessie FILLERUP, Kelly RICHMOND, Daniel TERCIO

2B Session. Theater Ecosystems

Geneviève ANTONIUS-BOILEAU, Christophe COLLARD, Julie SERMON

2C Session. Vibrating Mater

Cyrielle DODET, Emma MERABET, Madaleine TRIGG


3.45 – 5.45 pm:

3A Session. Scaling the Anthropocene

Sylvia ALTING VAN GEUSAU, Lieze ROELS, Kurt VANHOUTTE, Nele WYNANTS

3B Session. The Spectator’s Agency

Ágnes Karolina BAKK, Péter Kristóf MAKAI,Guillaume SAINDON


5.45 pm – 7.15 pm. Young Scholars’ Meeting.

Evening :
Honorary Member Ceremony and SQET Banquet at “Le Cercle” restaurant.



Tuesday, MAY 28

9.30 – 10.45 am :
Plenary Session – Keynote


11.00 am – 12:30 pm :

4A Session. Traces of the Spectacular

Lise GAGNON, Marie-Christine LESAGE, Sophie LUCET

4B Session. Between Craftsmanship and Technology, the Agency of the Object

Emmanuel BÉHAGUE, Sylvia DE MIN, Julie-Michèle MORIN

4C Session. SQET’S Research and Creation Group. The Augmented Object

Demonstrations: Maxime-Louise MILHORAT-GUSTEAU, Natalia SOLDERA, Anne-Marie OUELLET et Thomas SINOU /
Céline CARDINEAU & Jeremy SEGAL. Jean-Paul QUÉINNEC.


• Lunch •


1.30 – 2.00:
Opening of the Alfred-Faniel Exhibition


2.00 – 3.30 pm:

5A Session. The factory of performance in school settings: creating with secondary-school students

Sophie CÔTÉ, Chantale LEPAGE, Josée SAINT-PIERRE

5B Session.  SQET’S Research-Creation Group. The Augmented Object.

Presentations: Robert FAGUY, Jonathan GIRARD, Carole NADEAU; Karen KIPPHOFF.


3.45 – 5.45 pm:
SQET General Assembly


Evening : Performance at the Festival TransAmériques (optional)

Rimini Protokoll’s Granma. Trombones de la Havane followed by a discussion with the artists (under reservation)



Wednesday, MAY 29

9.30 – 10.45 am :
Plenary Session – Keynote


11.00 am – 12:30 pm :

6A Session. Materiality and Traces of the Text

Mamadou BAYALA, Laurent BERGER, Philippe MANEVY

6B Session. Landscape and Atmosphere

Filip DUKANIC, Teresa KOVACS, Ana PAIS

6C Session. Actor and Authenticity

Fernanda AREIAS DE OLIVEIRA, Camille GASCON, Charlotte GAGNÉ-DUMAIS


• Lunch •


1.30 – 2.00:

7A Session. Theater and Pedagogy

Dinaïg STALL, Marie-Eve SKELLING- DESMEULES, Lise CAUCHON-ROY (demonstration)


2.00 – 3.30 pm:

7B Session. Computer Code and Performance

William CONDEE, Barry ROUNTREE, Gabrielle GODIN, Renée BOURASSA & Samuel SZONIECKI


3.45 – 5.45 pm:

8A Session. Contributions of Science and Technology

Hervé GUAY; Marie BEAULIEU, Martin LALIBERTÉ, Paula ROJAS AMADOR

8B Session. Space and Interaction with the Spectator

Lorna HEATON, Hamadou MANDE, Pascal ROBITAILLE, Shuntaro YOSHIDA


6.00 – 7:30 pm:
Closing

Evening : Performance at the Festival TransAmériques (optional)