Ruth Pongstaphone

Director & Designer

Bangkok . New York . Berlin

 

2007 - 2008

Suan Silp Baan Din Lectures & Festival

Lecture and Forum in Contemporary and Classical Costuming for the Southeast Asian Stage.

Hosted by Patravadi Medjhudon

Lecture by Ruth Pongstaphone

(Thailand)

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2008 iUi Festival Workshop

Theatre & Performance Art Festival

Workshops & Performances led by Ralph Cotteril, Rey Buono,

Manuel Lutgenhorst & Ruth Pongstaphone

Produced by Theatre of The Disturbed

For the students and audiences of the Alliance Francais

(Yangon, Myanmar)

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2008 Dhamma Artist’s Intensive

Performing artists international exchange & cross-cultural training program in Southeast Asian

classical and contemporary theatre forms and perspectives.

Program Director - Ruth Pongstaphone

Produced by Dhamma Theatre West

Hosted by Empty Space Art Center (Chiang Mai) & The Patravadi Theatre (Bangkok)

(Thailand)

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2006-2007 Bangkok Artist’s Intensive

International exchange & cross-cultural training program offering an interface

between Southeast Asian and Western theatre forms and perspectives.

Program Director - Ruth Pongstaphone

Produced by Dhamma Theatre West

Hosted by Empty Space Art Center (Chiang Mai) &

The Patravadi Theatre (Bangkok)

(Thailand)

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2005 BICPA

Semester session conservatory approach to cross-cultural training

in theatre, offering immersive experience in the culture and arts of

Southeast Asia, nurturing collaborations and providing opportunity

to create and perform new works in progress.

Program Director - Ruth Pongstaphone

Produced by WRC Theatre Inc.

Hosted by The Patravadi Theatre (Bangkok)

(Bangkok)

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2006 Midsummer Night’s Dream

New music concert by Sympho for Tune-In Festival

The Park Ave Armory, New York, NY

Composed by Paul Haas, Paul Fowler and Bora Yoon

Staging & visual design by Ruth Pongstaphone

(Bangkok)

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Dhamma Theatre West Inc

Patravadi Theatre

Dhamma Theatre West Inc

Dhamma Theatre  West Inc

GALLERY

PROGRAMS

Kunstbrauerei

Performance Hall, Gallery and Studios

Artists Space, Community and Residency Project

under development and renovation as part of the

SchlossGemeinde Weitersroda.

Artistic Director - Ruth Pongstaphone

(Germany)

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The Patravadi Theatre

Contemporary & Classical Theatre & Training

Mainstage Theatre & Garden Performance

Studio One Weekly Dhamma Theatre

Studio Nine Experimental Performance Lab

Artistic Director - Patravadi Medjhudon

Head of Design - Ruth Pongstaphone

(Bangkok)

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2004-2005

Bangkok Performance Bootcamp

Cross-cultural ensemble performer & physical theatre training program offering rigorous and

creative experience in Classical and Contemporary Southeast Asian and Western theatre forms.

Program Director - Ruth Pongstaphone

Produced by WRC Theatre Inc.

Hosted by The Patravadi Theatre (Bangkok)

(Bangkok)

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Dhamma Theatre  West Inc

Patravadi Theatre

Patravadi Theatre

Patravadi Theatre

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