May 04 - May 15 2011
S/he International Theatre Collaboration

The Kitchen Theatre Company, 417 State Street, Ithaca, NY, various times below

S/he is a theatre event that brings together artists from Turkey and the United States in a cultural encounter that examines issues related to gender. The play is written by American playwright Tammy Ryan and Turkish playwright Zeynep Kacar.

Tickets / Kitchen Theatre: 607-273-4497, visit the Ticket Center in Center Ithaca
or online: or

S/he Satellite Events

Free opportunities for audience enrichment. All events take place at The Kitchen Theatre, unless otherwise specified.

Thursday, April 28: Head Scarf Harassment Hearing, Moot Court Room –Cornell Law School, 5-6:30 p.m.

May 4: Post-show discussion of S/he with Nilüfer Göle,
9-9:30 p.m., Kitchen Theatre

May 5: Nilüfer Göle lecture, “Islamic Visibility in European Publics: Secularism, Culture, and the Sacred,” Film Forum, Schwartz Center, 430 College Ave., 4:30-6 p.m.

May 11 -- How They See Us: CULTURE CAMP - Charlotte Jirousek, Cornell University:
“Introduction to Historic Turkish Apparel,” 6:45-7:15pm
LOCAL EXPERTS – Elif Akbaydogan, Cem Baza and Duygu Erdo─čan, Turkish theater artists, 9-9:30 p.m.

May 12 -- Being Female: CULTURE CAMP - Dr. Ayfer Karakaya Stump, Cornell
University: “Being a Woman in Turkey: Past and Present,” 6:45-7:15 p.m.
LOCAL EXPERT – Alison Bliss, adult assault counselor/
advocate. The Advocacy Center, 9-9:30 p.m.

May 13 -- The Teenage Mind: CULTURE CAMP - Lee Humphreys, Cornell University:
“How Comunication Has Changed for the Younger Generation,” 7:15-7:45 p.m.
LOCAL EXPERTS – Ithaca High School AVID students, 9:30-10 p.m.

May 14 -- Controlling Our Bodies: CULTURE CAMP - Noor Hashem, Cornell University:
“Covering Muslims: On Representations of Gendered Bodies,” 7:15-7:45 p.m.
LOCAL EXPERT – Carol Oddy, co-owner, Medusa Tattoo Studio, 9:30-10 p.m.

May 15 -- Negotiating the Unexpected: CULTURE CAMP – Alice Wu: “Learning to Speak Redundancia,” 3:15-3:45 p.m.
LOCAL EXPERT – Joan Adler, Planned Parenthood, 5:30-6 p.m.