DAILY SCHEDULE

11:00 – 13:00 National Presenters Gathering
(exclusive for programmers)
Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
15:30 – 17:00 Panel and Debate: Latinoamérica Hoy
Talk by Héctor Ponce (Latin-American theater), Claudia Zapata (Cultural Studies) y Damián Cervantes (Vaca 35’s Director)Modera Mauricio Barría. Discussion on the aesthetic, historical and political aspects that determine the existence of a Latin American theater scene.
Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
17:30 – 18:15 Sobremesa with Paula González
Carmen Romero talks to Paula González Seguel, playwright and director of the play Ñuke.
Restorán Lucila, GAM
From 22:00 Espacio Diana, Evening Meeting Place Espacio Diana
10:00 – 11:10 Work Sessions
In two work sessions held simultaneously, the most relevant topics raised during the Latin America Today panel will be discussed.
Sala Conferencia 1 y 2, GAM
11:45 – 13:00 PLATEA 17 Inauguration and CORFO Hub
Carmen Romero, Director of Teatro a Mil Foundation, and Heraldo Muñoz, Foreing Affairs Minister, inaugurate and give a warm welcome to the Platea 17 Presenters Week. The program and activities scheduled for the week will be presented.
Visual Arts Salon, GAM
15:00 – 15:45 Sobremesa with Pablo Manzi and Andreina Olivari
Carmen Romero talks to the directors of the play Donde viven los bárbaros.
Restorán Lucila, GAM
From 22:00 Espacio Diana, Evening Meeting Place Espacio Diana
10:00 – 11:10 Work Sessions
In work sessions held simultaneously, the most relevant topics raised during the Latin America Today panel will be discussed.
Crowne Plaza Hotel
11:30 – 13:00 Presentation: International Training Projects
Carolina Roa and Alfonso Arenas from the Santiago a Mil Foundation talk about the training programs from institutes such as the Royal Court and the Theater Direction School, as well as the resident artist agreements.
Sala Conferencia 2, GAM
12:00 – 13:00 Showcase: Conferencia sobre la Lluvia
Directed by Álvaro Viguera.
Sala B1, GAM
15:00 – 15:45 Sobremesa with Gala Fernández
Carmen Romero talks to Gala Fernández, actress, writer and director of Likán, sabiduría de un bebé.
Restorán Lucila, GAM
16:00 – 16:50 Performing Arts Great Hall
Felipe Mella and Pamela López advance the characteristics of the new space that will have GAM Cultural Center.
Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
17:00 – 17:40 Showcase: SentidoSeis
Directed by Pablo Zamorano.
Sala N2, GAM
From 22:00 Espacio Diana, Evening Meeting Place Espacio Diana
09:00 – 12:00 Business meetings Salón Prieto, Crowne Plaza Hotel


10:00 – 10:45 Work-in-progress: Plata Quemada 
Directed by Juan Carlos Zagal, Chile
Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
10:50 – 11:30 Work-in-progress: Los Trabajos 
Directed by Gerardo Naumann, Argentina.
Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
11:45 – 12:45 Work-in-progress: Los Aviones que cruzan el cielo 
Directed by Mariana de Althaus, Peru.
Sala B1, GAM
13:00 – 14:00 Work-in-progress: Una Tierra Salvaje
Directed by Nahuel Cano, Argentina.
Sala N2, GAM
15:00 – 17:00 Presentation: Latin American Program at the Institut Français Chile Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
15:00 – 16:15 Sobremesa with Sebastián Squella
Carmen Romero talks to the director of Pinochet, la obra censurada en dictadura.
Restorán Lucila, GAM
17:00 – 18:00 Work-in-progress: Aparato Radical
Directed by Manuela Infante, Chile.
Sala N1, GAM
From 22:00 Espacio Diana, Evening Meeting Place Espacio Diana
09:00 – 12:00 Business meetings Salón Prieto, Crowne Plaza Hotel
10:00 – 10:45 Lisbon: Ibero-American Capital of Culture in 2017
Antonio Pinto Ribeiro, presenter of Lisbon Ibero-American Capital of Culture in 2017, will announce the program and the activities for this year.
Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
11:00 – 12:30 World Theater Map
HowlRound, a group from Emerson College in Boston, United States, officially presents the World Theater Map online platform in Spanish. It is recommended to bring a notebook or personal computer.
Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
12:45 – 13:30 International Coproduction Project HAU-FITAM-Maria Matos
Aenne Quiñones (Hau Hebbel am Ufer), Carolina Roa (Teatro a Mil Foundation) and Mark Deputter (Maria Matos) will share the experience of coproducing Guillermo Calderón’s Mateluna.
Sala Conferencia 1, GAM
12:00 – 17:00 Showcase: Velorio
Directed by Ignacio Gutiérrez.
Hall B, 2nd floor, GAM
12:30 – 13:15 Showcase: Lauri y  
Directed by Ana Corbalán.
Centro Cultural Parque Villaseca
12:30 – 13:30 Showcase: TRANSMISOR – radiovisual
Directed by María Siebald
Sala B1, GAM
15:00 – 16:30 Showcase: Inútiles 
Directed by Ernesto Orellana.
Teatro Sidarte
15:00 – 16:30 Showcase: Réplica
By the Acción Residente Company.
Sala N2, GAM
15:00 – 16:15 Sobremesa with María José Siebald and Georgia del Campo
Bárbara Pinto, head juror for the Santiago a Mil Dance Festival, talks to María José Siebald and Georgia del Campo, authors of Transmisor and Suite para un CUERPO y su MEMORIA respectively.
Restorán Lucila, GAM
17:00 – 18:20 Special Function: Mateluna
Directed by Guillermo Calderón.
 Sala 2, Teatro UC
From 22:00 Espacio Diana, Evening Meeting Point Espacio Diana
09:00 – 12:00 Business meetings Salón Prieto, Crowne Plaza Hotel
11:30 – 12:30 Interests & Conclusions
Closing session highlighting the main conclusions and agreements. Mapping out of where plays will tour. Closing of the week.
Salón Prieto, Crowne Plaza Hotel
12:00 – 17:00 Showcase: Velorio
Directed by Ignacio Gutiérrez.
Hall B, 2nd floor, GAM
13:00 – 14:30 Closing Reception Location to be confirmed
  • Todo
  • Platea Showcases A selection of Chilean plays that are not part of the Festival’s program and that will be performed exclusively for the presenters.
  • → Works-In-Progress Five directors preview their upcoming works: Manuela Infante (Chile), Juan Carlos Zagal (Chile), Mariana de Althaus (Peru), Nahuel Cano (Argentina) and Gerardo Naumann (Argentina).
  • → Sobremesas Relaxed conversations after lunch. Carmen Romero, General Director of the Teatro a Mil Foundation, talks to the Chilean directors and playwrights Paula González Seguel, Pablo Manzi and Andreina Olivari, Gala Fernández and Sebastián Squella. Bárbara Pinto, head juror for the Festival’s dance version will also talk to María José Siebald and Georgia del Campo.
  • → Business meetings Personalized, previously scheduled meetings between artists and presenters with the aim of getting to know each other better and looking into opportunities to work together and create new projects. To make an appointment, please approach the PLATEA stand at the hotel or ask our staff. —Viernes 20 al domingo 22_Friday 20th to Sunday 22th January, 09.00 – 12.00h, Hotel Crowne Plaza. Contact: María José Ortuzar, mortuzar@fundacionteatroamil.cl 

  • → Evenings at Espacio Diana Located in the heart of the capital in part of the former Sacramentinos Basilica, Espacio Diana is a cultural center with a restaurant and salons for talks, music and theater. We will meet there every evening to end the day.  
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