Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Panel Call

Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Panel Call
Written by Lindsay Price

Theatrefolk is seeking applications for its Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Advisory Panel for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year. 

The goal of the panel is to advise and comment (and other functions as reasonably determined) on specific initiatives. The specific focus for 2020-2021 are BIPOC initiatives and we are looking for 3 panel members. 

Note: Panel members for 2020-2021 will not be expected to educate on BIPOC culture, issues or experiences.

Sample Initiatives and Actions
  • To comment and advise on a curated resource of BIPOC plays and theatres
    • Who/what is missing? 
  • To read and comment on submissions for upcoming Monologue call for BIPOC student writers
    • Would you give this monologue to your student actors? Why/why not? 
2020-2021 Panel Members Requirements
  • BIPOC drama teachers, current or retired, in schools or independent
  • A willingness to provide specific input with regard to personal and cultural insights. 
  • 4 meetings interspersed throughout 2020-2021 school year
    • All meetings are informal and virtual 
  • $500 honorarium per year
What is the application process?
  • Just fill out an application here
    • Name, school, email address, drama education background, etc.
    • How would your own personal experience and culture knowledge contribute to this panel?
Application Deadline
  • September 15th
Click here to submit your application.

About the author

Lindsay Price