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Performance Studies Professor and Chairperson André Lepecki recently had his article, The Dramaturg's Work, published on Sound, Stage, Screen.
In a forum titled The Dramaturg, Today, edited by Piersandra Di Matteo, Professor Lepecki describes the role of the dramaturg saying, "The work of the dramaturg not being the dramaturg’s work to own, it is then about working for the work being produced. In a very practical way, this is the first and most important element to always keep in mind: one works not for the choreographer, not for the producer, not for the festival (even if it is the festival, the producer, or the choreographer hiring the dramaturg and paying her salary) but one works with all of them, for the work-to-come."
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