Join in creating a new Vision for ImaginAction: Creating a hub for Social Arts Across Borders. We launch our intention on Giving Tuesday 2020, the largest day of giving worldwide; We wish to express our gratitude to all who support and follow our work and online host events that showcase Social Arts projects from around the globe. Join the events via Zoom and via Facebook, share the word on your social network!
Join your support us if you wish to:
– Strengthen the Network of Social Arts facilitators across borders;
– Enable Co-learning and Co-creating Worldwide;
– Share Social Arts projects, knowledge, and challenges;
– Offer a space of Listening and Caring.
7.28 AM – 7:58 AM UTC
“Dance your gift“ Movement Medicine with Silvana Rigobon
A session with which to go back home, in the body and in the heart. A space to reconnect and resource from the sacredness of our small daily gestures, to support each other in our individual and collective intentions, towards the “new normal” that we want to co-create.
REGISTER HERE > https://bit.ly/DANCEyourgiftDEC1st
8 AM – 9.30 AM UTC
“FORUMING THE CLASSICS” A CONVERSATION with SANJOY GANGULY
Jana Sanskriti is the first exponent of Boal’s Theatre of the Oppressed in India, working since 1985 with actors belonging to marginalized community and co-creating and staging narratives within these marginalized communities. Join Sanjoy Ganguly and Uri Noy Meir in a conversation on “Foruming the Classics”.
REGISTER HERE > https://bit.ly/ForumtheClassicsDEC1st
10.00 AM – 11.15 AM UTC
RAISE YOU HAND (ONLY IF YOU KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER)
Raise Your Hand ONLY If You Know the Right Answer, was developed in workshops with students and is performed by youth from Mumbai schools and the core company members. Join it to explore rigid ideas of success and the conditioned demand to be “always right” that allows no room for flaws, failure, and exploration.
REGISTER HERE > https://bit.ly/RAISEYOURHAND-DEC1st
11.30 AM – 12.15 PM UTC
S.L.O.W. CAFE’ with Ilaria, Marina and Debora
Imagine entering a virtual CAFE’, having a warm welcome and being guided on how to sit in pairs and having a SLOW (Sharing Listening Open Worldwide) COFFEE. Listen with an Open heart (without cynicism) and an Open mind (without judgement). We come together, to share and greet each other from all over the World.
LANGUAGES: Italian, English, Spanish
REGISTER HERE > https://bit.ly/SLOWcafeDEC1st
1 PM – 3.30 PM UTC
SOCIAL ARTS ACROSS BORDERS I
How can we support prepare/train/exchange best practices when engaging with communities across different scales (Personal – local – regional – planetary) and diversity of cultural and optional contexts? In a blended Open Space Style Conference, we explore through stories (presentations) and practices (workshops) to inspire new possibilities in our personal and professional context.
– RE-CONNECTANDO (COLOMBIA) WITH HECTOR ARISTIZABAL
– 81 ACTS OF EXUBERANT DEFIANCE (UK) WITH TONY CEALY
– I HEAR YOU (UKRAINE) WITH THEATER ON BORDERS
– THE MEMORY BOX INITIATIVE (AFGHANISTAN) WITH – SALIM RAJABI (AHRDO)
– THEATRE FOR SOCIAL HEALING (NEPAL) WITH GOPAL ARYAL
REGISTER HERE > https://bit.ly/ProjectsnWorkshops1DEC1st
4.15 PM – 6.00 PM UTC
SOCIAL ARTS ACROSS BORDERS II
What kind of projects and ways of working exists in our network? What can we learn from each other’s best practices and visions of the future? How can we work together with the collective, co-ordinated and self-organised action for future? In blended Open Space conference-style event, we explore diverse projects and ways of working and explore new possibilities, together.
– UFACILITATE (WORLDWIDE) WITH APARNA BHAR AND MARIA HELENA
– FLORESER (ARGENTINA-ITALY) WITH ALEJANDRA SANTINI
– SCÈNE EGALE THÉÂTRE-FORUM (SENEGAL) WITH SAMBA MBALO
– COMMUNITY INCUBATION CENTERS (NIGERIA) WITH MATHIAS YASHIM
– THE LABYRINTH OF COMMUNITY (WORLDWIDE-ITALY) WITH RON BUNZL
– RICONOSCERSI (ITALY) WITH ANDREA SANTI AND SONIA BELLIN
– WE IN THE WORLD (INDIA) WITH PRIYANKA CHATTERJEE
– UNFOLDING THE INVISIBLE (ITALY/ARGENTINA) WITH MARINA AND DEBORA
– CENTERING THROUGH SOUND (WORLDWIDE-USA) WITH CLARE HEDIN
– INFUSION SPACE WITH STEPHEN SILLETT (CANADA)
REGISTER HERE > https://bit.ly/ProjectsandWorkshops2DEC1st
6.15 PM – 9.00 PM UTC
Who are we? How can we build the container for Social Arts Across Borders? How can we regenerate the energies we constantly give to the transformation of culture and the world? Join a co-creative conversation continues with the elders and leaders of the field leading to a celebration and movement space.
CHARLIE KESEM (KESEMCOLLECTIVE.COM)
TEYA SEPINUCK (THEATEROFWITENESS.ORG)
HECTOR ARISTIZABAL (DREAMINGACTION.COM)
TONY CEALY (TONYCEALY.COM)
MARC WEINBLAT (MANDALAFORCHANGE.COM)
DAVID DIAMOND (THEATREFORLIVING.COM)
RAVI RESCK (COLLABDESIGN.ORG)
IWAN BRIOC (IWANBRIOC.COM)
RON BUNZL (LALAACADEMY.COM)
CLARE HEDIN (CLAREHEDIN.COM)
REGISTER HERE > https://bit.ly/StoryPanelCelebDEC1st
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