1. Edible Education 103: "Social Practices" by Peter Sellars

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    Edible Education: Peter Sellars, theatre director and professor of World Arts and Cultures at UCLA, provides his view on edible education. Recipient of a McArthur Fellowship, and winner of the Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize, Sellars recently directed a production of John Adams’ Nixon in China at the New York Metropolitan Opera. Edible Education is a lecture course at UC Berkeley, funded by the Edible Schoolyard Project www.edibleschoolyard.org and the Epstein Roth Family Foundation. Instructor Michael Pollan.

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    • The Case of 70 Symphonies

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      Laurie Anderson and Peter Sellars are on the loose. http://www.hypercinematic.com/ http://www.myspace.com/hypercinematic http://www.facebook.com/HyperCinematic

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      • THE POLAR MUSIC PRIZE MARKS 25 YEARS AND ANNOUNCES CHUCK BERRY & PETER SELLARS AS THE 2014 LAUREATES

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        It has been announced today that the 2014 Polar Music Prize, the world’s most prestigious music accolade, will be awarded to two Americans: Chuck Berry, rock ‘n’ roll legend, and Peter Sellars, the American opera and theatre director. Both Laureates will be presented with their prizes by King Carl XVI of Sweden at a gala ceremony in Stockholm’s Concert Hall on 26 August. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/71400528-polar-music-prize-marks-25-years-2014-laureates

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        • The OPERA NEWS Awards | Peter Sellars

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          • A Collection of Ideas: A Tribute to Howard Zinn Part 1 at the Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA)

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            Thursday, February 4, 8 pm A Collection of Ideas: A Tribute to Howard Zinn Selected clips from Howard Zinn's new documentary, "The People Speak," with special guests Peter Sellars and Dolores Huerta. Using dramatic and musical performances of diaries, letters, and speeches by everyday Americans, "The People Speak" gives voice to those who valiantly spoke up for social change throughout United States history. Produced by Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Chris Moore, Anthony Arnove, and Zinn, "The People Speak" illustrates the magnitude of these passionate historical moments and reminds us never to take liberty for granted. Renowned theater, opera, and festival director Peter Sellars is known internationally for providing original perspectives on contemporary social and political issues through his groundbreaking interpretations of classic works. Sellars is a professor in the department of World Arts and Cultures at UCLA and was recently elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Dolores Huerta co-founded the United Farm Workers Union (UFW) in 1962 with Cesar Chavez. She is President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation, whose mission is to inspire and motivate people to organize sustainable communities. Huerta serves on the boards of the Feminist Majority and People for the American Way.

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            • A Collection of Ideas: A Tribute to Howard Zinn Part 3 at the Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA)

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              Thursday, February 4, 8 pm "A Collection of Ideas: A Tribute to Howard Zinn" Selected clips from Howard Zinn's new documentary, "The People Speak," with special guests Peter Sellars and Dolores Huerta. Using dramatic and musical performances of diaries, letters, and speeches by everyday Americans, "The People Speak" gives voice to those who valiantly spoke up for social change throughout United States history. Produced by Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Chris Moore, Anthony Arnove, and Zinn, "The People Speak" illustrates the magnitude of these passionate historical moments and reminds us never to take liberty for granted. Renowned theater, opera, and festival director Peter Sellars is known internationally for providing original perspectives on contemporary social and political issues through his groundbreaking interpretations of classic works. Sellars is a professor in the department of World Arts and Cultures at UCLA and was recently elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Dolores Huerta co-founded the United Farm Workers Union (UFW) in 1962 with Cesar Chavez. She is President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation, whose mission is to inspire and motivate people to organize sustainable communities. Huerta serves on the boards of the Feminist Majority and People for the American Way.

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              • A Collection of Ideas: A Tribute to Howard Zinn Part 2 at the Santa Monica Museum of Art (SMMoA)

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                Thursday, February 4, 8 pm A Collection of Ideas: A Tribute to Howard Zinn Selected clips from Howard Zinn's new documentary, "The People Speak," with special guests Peter Sellars and Dolores Huerta. Using dramatic and musical performances of diaries, letters, and speeches by everyday Americans, "The People Speak" gives voice to those who valiantly spoke up for social change throughout United States history. Produced by Matt Damon, Josh Brolin, Chris Moore, Anthony Arnove, and Zinn, "The People Speak" illustrates the magnitude of these passionate historical moments and reminds us never to take liberty for granted. Renowned theater, opera, and festival director Peter Sellars is known internationally for providing original perspectives on contemporary social and political issues through his groundbreaking interpretations of classic works. Sellars is a professor in the department of World Arts and Cultures at UCLA and was recently elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Dolores Huerta co-founded the United Farm Workers Union (UFW) in 1962 with Cesar Chavez. She is President of the Dolores Huerta Foundation, whose mission is to inspire and motivate people to organize sustainable communities. Huerta serves on the boards of the Feminist Majority and People for the American Way.

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                • Andy Warhol Robot

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                  A project developed by Lewis Allen and Peter Sellars to present a robot of Andy Warhol on stage. Though never realized to completion, the process held great historical and philosophical interest. John Sorensen-producer Bruce Stanbery-editor

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                  • LA Art: Seen - Bergamot Station, Pt. 1

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                    A series highlighting LA artists, galleries, and exhibitions. This installment features Ethiopian artist and sculptor, Elias Sime's "Eye of the Needle, Eye of the Heart".

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                    • Rooftop garden Integrationshaus Wien St2

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                      Rooftop garden Integrationshaus Wien (a refugee home in Vienna) - Film by Gregor Holzinger - 'Welcome to Vienna' evolved out of an interdisciplinary design studio of guest professor Peter Sellars 2004-2006, in cooperation with Studio Wolf D. Prix, Institute of Architecture, University of Applied Arts Vienna, and is a project of the festival "New Crowned Hope" within 'Mozartjahr 2006 Wien'. Scheduled completion in 2011. - Design- and projectarchitect, concept: Gregor Holzinger - Concept, landscape design: Kieran Fraser, Iris Hercher - Project management: Bärbel Müller www.staniposset.net

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