Saturday, 30 December
740. Performing Adolescence in American Theater and Dance
1:45–3:00 p.m., 406, Philadelphia Marriott
Program arranged by the American Theatre and Drama Society
Presiding: Elizabeth Reitz Mullenix, Miami Univ., Oxford
1. “Everyday Teen Idols: Televised Teen Dance Programs of the 1950s,” Julie Malnig, New York Univ.
2. “Teenage Tempest: Resisting Normative Gender Roles in The Children’s Hour,” Julius J. Turner, Hamline Univ.
3. “Hip-Hop Theater and Its Impact on Urban Youth,” Shari Troy, Indiana Univ.–Purdue Univ., Fort Wayne