Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
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Roadmap for Recovery and Resilience for Theater

Joe Allen, Assistant Professor, HSPH, and Diane Paulus, Terrie and Bradley Bloom Artistic Director of the Harvard A.R.T, will discuss the principles and guidance needed to help theaters and other performing arts organizations promote health and safety.

Diane Paulus is the Terrie and Bradley Bloom Artistic Director of the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) at Harvard. Broadway/A.R.T.: Jagged Little Pill, Waitress, Pippin (Tony Award, Best Revival and Best Director); Finding Neverland; The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess (Tony Award, Best Revival; NAACP Award, Best Direction). Broadway/Public Theater: HAIR (Tony Award, Best Revival). West End: Waitress, HAIR. Tokyo's Theatre Orb: Pippin. Cirque du Soleil’s Amaluna. Paulus is a Professor of the Practice in both Harvard’s English Department and Department of Theater, Dance & Media. She was selected for the 2014 Time 100, Time magazine’s annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.

Dr. Joseph G. Allen is an assistant professor at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. He began his career conducting forensic health investigations of sick buildings across a range of industries, including healthcare, biotechnology, education, commercial office real estate and manufacturing. At Harvard, Dr. Allen directs the Healthy Buildings program where he created ‘The 9 Foundations of a Healthy Building’. He is also the faculty advisor to the Harvard Healthier Building Materials Academy. He works with Fortune 100 companies on implementing Healthy Building strategies and presents internationally on the topic. His work has been featured widely in the press, including the WSJ, Harvard Business Review, The Washington Post, Fortune and The New York Times. He earned his D.Sc and MPH degrees from the Boston University School of Public Health, and a BS in Biology from Boston College.

Registration for this event will close at 3pm on Thursday, October 29th. All Harvard students, faculty, and staff are welcome to join this event through Zoom.

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