Tech Connect: Take a Closer Look!

Tech Connect events bring you closer to the artists, create discussion on the themes of the work, and make connections between people all year long. The following events are free to the Tech community and are in conjunction with artists and performances sponsored by the Office of the Arts. Note that Tech Connect events are subject to change.

BANDALOOP vertical dance company

Cardell Dance Theater: Supper, People on the Move - Explore immigration from a personal view
Tech Connect: Georgia Tech student writers and photographers will collect stories from people in the Atlanta community about their experience of immigration. Stories collected will be featured as part of Supper, People on the Move,  a  performance event November 6-7 which includes dance, music, an exhibition, and a post-show supper and discussion. Participating students will interview individuals about their experience and photograph them in an editorial style. For more information or to participate, please email Es Famojure at esther.famojure@arts.gatech.edu by October 19.

Dahlak Brathwaite: Explore improv through the lens of social justice - November 3 at 10 am
Tech Connect:
Theater artist Dahlak Brathwaite returns to lead "When Hip Hop and Improv Collide," a workshop on improv with a social justice theme.  All students are invited to join Let's Try This improv group for this workshop held at DramaTech, located in the back of the Ferst Center.  Email Es Famojure at esther.famojure@arts.gatech.edu to participate.

BANDALOOP - Explore spoken word, dance, and community with vertical dance company BANDALOOP
Tech Connect:
The Georgia Tech Office of the Arts began a two-year residency with the internationally acclaimed vertical dance company BANDALOOP in September 2018.  The company founded by Amelia Rudolph is working with Georgia Tech and the Atlanta community to produce #ATLPublicCanvas, a major event that will encompass participation from across campus and the community leading to performances in Spring 2020.  For general inquiries on how to get involved please contact info@arts.gatech.edu.

There's much more to come in Tech Connect this year!  Check back soon for more events!