In conjunction with the Department of Theatre’s production of As U Like It, this panel discussed how to bring Shakespeare into modern times. Members of the cast and creative team will discuss how As U Like It was adapted because of COVID-19 restrictions and to give it a more contemporary edge, through a queer, non-binary lens.
Moderated by actor Michael J. Underhill, AMD’10. The panel includes production director Professor Melinda Lopez, cast members Alyse Clinton, AMD’21, and Ames Noble, AMD’21, and Artistic Director for the Actors’ Shakespeare Project Christopher Edwards. Originally aired on April 6, 2021.
For some entertaining and educational family fun, look no further than this tremendous virtual event! In partnership with the San Diego Zoo, the Office of Alumni Relations will be hosting a ‘Creature Feature’! This live interactive Zoom event will introduce you to some of the Zoo’s favorite animal residents. Mark your calendar and plan to join us as we get to greet some animal friends.
Examine the social and cultural significance of fashion and explore global issues of gender, race, class, identity, material culture, and sustainability. Gain a deeper understanding of the complex world of the fashion industry while you “explore” this world-class city known for its unique fashion style.