Richard Schechner, the leading voice of performance studies in America and the founder of New York University's Performance Studies Program, delivers this year's keynote address for the Cornerstone Arts Initiative. The lecture examines how the arts scene in the United States has developed since 9/11, and the transmutative effects that have altered our perceptions of art, performance and the avant-garde. Recorded February 4, 2009.
On Homecoming weekend, October 2008, Colorado College inaugurated the Edith Kinney Gaylord Cornerstone Arts Center and I.D.E.A. Space (InterDisciplinary Experimental Arts), designed by Antoine Predock, with performances by aerial dance company, Project Bandaloop. Video includes montage of performances as well as workshop given by Project Bandaloop director Amelia Rudolph and dancers to Colorado College students.