Acting Workshop: Performing for Social Justice


Contributed by Annette Levine

Jimmy Noriega, Assistant Professor of Theater at College of Wooster, and his troupe, Teatro Travieso/Troublemaker Theater, will host an acting workshop open to all Ithaca College students interested in performance and social justice. The workshop will explore the challenges of embodying roles that deeply engage with the identities and realities of victims, perpetrators, and accomplices.

Sunday, March 23, 11am-12:30pm

Studio 3, Dillingham
RSVP by Friday 3/21 at 4pm: 



Jimmy Noriega is the 2014 recipient of the Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) prize for Teaching Innovation and is currently touring with Teatro Travieso as they present the play, Women of Ciudad Juárez, on university campuses. The performance at Ithaca College will take place at 4pm on Saturday, March 22, in Studio 2 of Dillingham. The performance is free and open to the public.​


The workshop and performance are sponsored by the Department of Modern Languages and Literatures, the Latin American Studies and Women's Studies Programs, the School of Humanities and Sciences Educational Grant Initiative, the Diversity Awareness Committee, and the Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs. 

Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Annette Levine at or (607) 274-3252. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.