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IWCS: From Far Away

Wed. Jan 29 - Thurs. Feb 20, 2020
Lebanese American University

Imagine workshop and concert Series IWCS presents its Spring 2020 residency: IWCS IV From Far Away. 

Workshops, concerts, panel discussions, lectures, and outreach program will take place from Wednesday, January 29, 2020 until Thursday, February 20, 2020. All are free and open to public.

IWCS IV From Far Away

- Innovative Thinking and Entrepreneurship 
A Lecture by Kimball Gallagher
Wednesday, January 29, 2020, from 5 pm until 7 pm
Safadi Fine Arts Building - Classroom 204 - LAU Beirut Campus (Open to LAU and Non-LAU Music and Performing Arts Students). 

- The Importance of Cultural Exchange and Openness in Today's Society 

A Panel Discussion with:
Dr. Kai-Yin Huang - Founder and Director of Kairos Arts , Dr. Claudia Kozman - Assistant Professor of Multimedia Journalism at LAU, Dr. Mona Nabhani - Dean, Faculty of Arts & Sciences at AZM University, Dr. Seba Ali - Assistant Professor of Music and Founder of IWCS at LAU, Nour El Houda Koubaa - Choirmaster at Tunisia88
Milia Ayache , Moderator
Thursday, January 30, 2020, from 5 pm until 7 pm
Irwin Hall Auditorium - LAU Beirut Campus (open to public). 

- From Far Away
Concert with Taipei Civic Symphony Orchestra, Tunisia88 Honors Choir, and all soloists
Sunday, February 2, 2020, from 2 pm - 3:30 pm
Irwin Hall Auditorium - LAU Beirut Campus

- Movement Exploration: A Choreography Marathon a workshop with Christel Farah and Sarah Fadel 
Monday, Monday, February 10, 2020, from 4 pm until 8 pm
Dance Room – Wadad Sabbagh Khoury Student Center - Level 2, Room 202 – LAU Beirut Campus (Open to Intermediate and Advanced Dancers)

More details here. Rsvp: imagine@lau.edu.lb

- Imagination and the Body of the Actor a workshop with Camille Brunel
Friday, February 14, 2020, from 4 pm - 8 pm
Irwin Hall Auditorium - LAU Beirut Campus

More details here. Rsvp: imagine@lau.edu.lb

- An Outreach Music Program with Chris Jenkins , Ani Kalayjian, and Seba Ali
Sunday, February 16, 2020, from 11 am until 12 noon
Refugee Settlement in Ketermaya (off-campus)
Trio or Quartet music for the families at Ketermaya. An interactive program supporting the integration of children and youth.

- An Outreach Music Program with Chris Jenkins, Ani Kalayjian, and Seba Ali
Monday, February 17, 2020, from 11 am until 12 noon
Karageusian Foundation in Bourj Hammoud (off-campus)
A program highlighting women composers around the world to be performed for a group of Syrian-Armenian group of women at the Karageusian Foundation in Bourj Hammoud.

- The Intertwined Relationship Between Music And Politics a Lecture by Chris Jenkins
Monday, February 17, 2020, from 5 pm until 7 pm
Wadad Sabbagh Khoury Student Center - WKSC Hall 201 - LAU Beirut Campus

More details here.

- A Cello and Chamber Music Masterclass with Ani Kalayjian
Tuesday, February 18, 2020, from 4 pm until 8 pm
Irwin Hall Auditorium - LAU Beirut Campus

More details here.

- Chamber Music Concert by Salley Koo, Chris Jenkins, Ani Kalayjian, and Seba Ali
Thursday, February 20, 2020, from 6 pm until 8 pm
Irwin Hall Auditorium - LAU Beirut Campus

- The Actor and the Stage a workshop with Roger Assaf
Friday, February 21, 2020, from 4 pm until 8 pm
Irwin Hall Auditorium - LAU Beirut Campus

More details here. Rsvp: imagine@lau.edu.lb

Full program of all IWCS Spring 2020 Residency events here

About IWCS (Imagine Workshop and Concert Series)
Imagine Workshop and Concert Series (IWCS) is a series of concerts, workshops, lectures, panel discussions, exhibitions, outreach and education programs. IWCS strives to contribute to the cultural richness of our community by promoting top quality performances to a diverse local audience; welcoming internationally acclaimed guest artists to collaborate with LAU's faculty, students and a diverse community; cultivating young artists and new audiences through traditional and innovative educational outreach initiatives, and introducing underprivileged communities to the power of arts.

For more info contact Dr. Seba Ali: seba.ali@lau.edu.lb

For more info about IWCS visit the Facebook page.

Capstone Film Production Screening
3 Jun 2020 - 10:30am
Television and Film

International Dance Day Festival in Lebanon
29 Mar 2020 - 6:00pm
Performing Arts

Media Uses and Trust
2 Mar 2020 - 12:00am
Multimedia Journalism

Cello and Chamber Music Masterclass
18 Feb 2020 - 5:00pm
Performing Arts, IWCS