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Diversity, equity and inclusion with Malina Patel (TTT online 2 evening Europe)

December 15, 2020

Booking Closed

Together towards tomorrow (TTT) sessions are free and open to everyone to attend. They are monthly online connection conversations where people can meet, reconnect and learn together as well as help us shape the future of ISTA.

This event takes place at 6:00-7:00pm [UK time].

While scheduled, primarily, as an evening meeting for those located in Europe, interested participants globally are invited to attend.

About this session

Diversity, equity and inclusion

Workshop description
It was June when we first gathered to talk about the Black Lives Matter movement. Since then we have been continuing the conversation and taking action. Join us to find out what we’ve been doing and how we can continue to come together as a community to ensure that diversity, equity and inclusion is a constant part of our work and your classroom. Malina (former international school teacher and currently theatre practitioner in Toronto) has been driving much of this work and working with colleagues, artists and alumni to explore and implement change, from the smallest steps to more far reaching goals.

Target audience

About your workshop leader

I was born and raised in Toronto, Canada, but have been lucky to have lived in Uzbekistan, Tanzania, Ukraine and India, working as a drama teacher while exploring new places and fascinating cultures. I completed a BFA in Acting and a B.Ed in Drama and English, and then worked as a professional stage manager for various Canadian theatre companies before my international adventures began.

I have been an IB DP Theatre teacher and examiner for many years but as an artist I see myself as a writer, director, performer, teacher, learner and social justice advocate. Theatre allows me to explore and experiment in all of these roles.

Important information

Event coordinator
Keriann O’Rourke

Registration closes on Wednesday 14th December 2020.
The session will take place using the platform Zoom.
You will receive a link to the Zoom meeting the day before the workshop after registration closes.


This session is free.

Download & Forms

Please find below the relevant documentation for you to download:


Starts on Tuesday 15 December at 18:00
Finishes on Tuesday 15 December at 19:00


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