New World Performance Laboratory (NWPL)

New World Performance Laboratory (NWPL)

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Mission Statement:  It is the mission of New World Performance Laboratory (NWPL) to create theatre events and pedagogical programs, to research performance techniques from around the world, and to develop a contemporary performance methodology for culturally diverse theatre artists.

New World Performance Laboratory (NWPL), under the artistic direction of James Slowiak and Jairo Cuesta, is an evolving community of theatre artists, operating under the umbrella of the

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  • New World Performance Lab, under the co-direction of James Slowiak and Jairo Cuesta, is an experimental theatre company located in Akron, OH. The group has been working continuously since 1989. This video shows some images from the group's repertoire.


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