ARTS DISCOVERY EDUCATIONAL SERIES in Collaboration with Artist Studio Project PRESENTS:
Three Films : Carolina Theatre Durham
CHATARRA, ALTO EL JUEGO AND SELKIRK EL VERDADERO ROBINSON CRUSOE
Chattera (2015, 5 min)
A short animated film made with scrap metal that traces memories of life in a world in transformation.
Alto El Juego (2016, 6 min)
In the middle of a war, a boy and a dog try to protect themselves. A nothing innocent game.
Selkirk, el verdadero Robinson Crusoe/Selkirk, Pirates of the Seven Seas (Uruguay, 2012, 65 min)
Selkirk is a rebellious and selfish pirate, he is the pilot of the Esperanza (Hope), an English galleon that crosses the seas of the south in search of treasures. Selkirk has plucked his present and future savings, gaining the enmity of the crew and above all of Captain Bullock, who decides to leave him on a desert island. There he must bury his desires for ambigion and face a new way of seeing the world.
October 2, 2018
ABOUT: ARTS DISCOVERY EDUCATIONAL SERIES
Each year, The Carolina Theatre presents performances designed to complement classroom curriculum, giving educators an exciting way to reinforce lesson plans.
Their goal is to help engage students through captivating on-stage performances and film presentations that connect with students and foster learning.
Vision: To establish the Carolina Theatre as a field trip destination for arts education and community engagement programming.
Provide a welcoming environment that is accessible to all segments of the community.
Enhance teacher awareness of the arts as an effective medium for cultivating student appreciation of creative expression, academic learning, and artistic discipline.
Create programs to promote arts integration to meet curriculum goals.
Promote the arts as a vehicle for greater understanding and respect for all.
Collaborate with arts and educational institutions and community organizations to bring the rich educational experiences, drawing upon the full spectrum of arts presented by the Carolina Theatre.