February 2, 2010


Amy Patton discusses her Mitchell Center residency, during which she is developing the new filmed theatre work Oil, as well as her process of casting the actors, collaborating with cast and crew on the script development, set-building and prop-making and research. Patton will also present examples of her previous work along with excerpts from influential films. Presented in collaboration with the Blaffer Art Museum, School of Theatre & Dance, and Aurora Picture Show.

LOCATION: Blaffer Art Museum, University of Houston