May 1, 2018
The diverse group of faculty, staff, students and alumni who are this year’s TEDxDePaulUniversity speakers will shed new light on powerful topics – from forgiveness in the wake of an attack to rethinking the way you listen to music – and challenge traditional ideas of leadership, business, self-care and how we communicate.. For more info, click here
MARCH -JUNE 2018
Wellness Workshops – The Theatre School at DePaul University
Why is it important to calm down to maintain peak productivity? Dr. Be explores this and other questions in her weekly workshops designed specifically for the Theatre School community at DePaul University.
February 14, 2018
XAVIER UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA, NEW ORLEANS
February 1, 2018
PEACEBOOK FESTIVAL, Chicago
My performance piece, The High Priestess, will be part of the PEACEBOOK Festival 2017. Collaboraction will partner with Goodman Theatre to launch its second annual PEACEBOOK Festival with a marathon premiere of all 21 original dance, music and theater performances on Saturday, August 26, 2017 in the Goodman’s 350-seat flexible Owen Theatre (170 N. Dearborn). Following its marathon debut at the Goodman, the festival’s 21 different acts will be separated into three seven-work compilations that will tour Chicago Park District venues in Englewood, Austin, and Hermosa next fall. Panel discussions with diverse peace leaders, workshops, dance battle tournaments and free community meals, all aimed at inciting knowledge, dialogue and action around peace in Chicago, are part of every neighborhood performance. You can find the program here.
INSIDE-OUT 20th ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE, PENNSYLVANIA
I will be presenting my academic work at the 20th anniversary conference of the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program, October 19-21, 2017. You can find the program here.
Inside Out Prison Exchange Program
Laura Biagi’s course is featured in the DePaulia, DePaul’s magazine. Link here.
Beppe Severgnini Returns to Chicago with “100 Good Reasons We Are Happy To Be Italian”
Monday, September 25th at 6pm
Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Chicago
Renowned columnist of the Corriere della Sera, Beppe Severgnini, returns to Chicago to present his work, “100 Good Reasons We Are Happy To Be Italian”, which are also“100 good reasons to love Italy”. Italian performance artist and DePaul University Professor, Laura Biagi, will perform during the event. Click here for more information.
Gypsy Love Radio Laura Biagi with Yvette Magallon