What: “Challenge and Connection: A Networking Conference for Women Theatre Professionals”
When: Saturday, January 9, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Horowitz Visual & Performing Arts Center of Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, MD 21044
Description: The conference provides a unique opportunity for women in theatre, from professionals to students and across theatre disciplines, to share experiences and expertise. Featuring sessions on diverse topics such as new models of theatre, and work/life balance; keynote addresses from playwright/director Jennifer Nelson, and National New Play Network executive director Nan Barnett; with other presenters to include representatives from The Welders playwrights’ collective, and members of the Network of Ensemble Theatres.
Other Information: Support for this event is provided by Towson University, University of Maryland Baltimore County, McDaniel College, Carolyn Kelemen, and Rep Stage and the Horowitz Center of Howard Community College.