Artists at Lunch: With Featured Theatre Maker Katie Butler

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Artists at Lunch: With Featured Theatre Maker Katie Butler

March 31 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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Join Portside Arts Center for this upcoming virtual artist talk featuring Philadelphia based Theatre Maker and Educator Katie Butler!

 

About Katie Butler:

“My name is Katie Butler and I am a theatre maker and educator investigating the nature of connection and community in a deeply divided world. As a creator I explore the ways we subvert the fault lines of politics and ideologies to reach out to one another. I often end up with more questions than answers. ​

And sometimes I bring silliness into the world and call it Art.

I am a Philadelphia-based theatre artist and educator, with a BFA in Theatre Performance from the University of Texas at Arlington, a professional certification from the Portland Actors Conservatory and an MFA from The Pig Iron School with a degree in Devised and Physical Performance.

Since 2015 I have been an arts educator, working with students aged 7-18 in classroom and after school settings. My work as an artist revolves around fostering human connection and the collision of storytelling and civic practice, blending mediums and styles to serve communities. I aim to work with underserved populations with the guiding principles of collaboration and physical storytelling to mobilize community-wide arts practices that foster diversity and growth.”

For more information on Katie, follow the link below:

https://www.katiebutlerartist.com

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