Touring large scale productions has always been a challenge and especially when the productions are traveling internationally. Starting from applying for international visas till the company re-entered in its own country there are several hidden IF and BUT. This webinar is a walkthrough to this whole journey, from the eye of a Production Manager/ Technical Director to India's most traveled show 'The Manganiyar Seduction.' The webinar will focus on Technical issues while reflecting on international visa intricacies, performing in various venues, and technical requirements- controls of unions in various countries.
Presenter: Dinesh Yadav is an Assistant professor of Lighting Design and Technical Director at the Theatre and Dance, University of Wisconsin- Green Bay, WI USA. Before joining UWGB he has taught Performance Design and Lighting Design at Birla Institute of Technology and Sciences, India. He is a visiting faculty and artist of scenography at the National School of Drama, India. He has independently designed over fifty productions and directed over twenty performances. His work has exhibited at Prague Quadrennial, World Stage Design and his performances have been showcased at; Theatre Olympic, WOMAD Festival, Sydney Festival, Melbourne Arts Festival, White Light Festival, Holland Festival, Bharat Rang Mahotsav and many more. Doctorate in Theatre and Chemistry, Dr. Yadav has written over thirty scholarly articles, essays, and research papers and presented in conferences such as IFTR, Crossroads, ICLAS, and others.