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Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Mapping the Cultural Treasures of South L.A. by Andy Horwitz

Building arts and culture infrastructure? Here are some lessons learned from a community-based cultural asset mapping initiative in South Los Angeles.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 10:48AM
Tuesday, April 30, 2024

The Alchemy of Small Groups (Part 6 of 6) by Andy Horwitz

If the human world is organized in small groups, what are the qualities and conditions that make small groups work best?

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 05:48PM
Tuesday, April 16, 2024

The World In Small Groups by Andy Horwitz

Once you notice it, you can't stop seeing it - the world organized in small groups. Why? What makes small group experiences uniquely powerful?

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 10:24AM
Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Worst Sex Ever and the WYSIWYG Talent Show, or Tales from Blogland by Andy Horwitz

In 2004, nearly 300 NYC bloggers and their readers came together IRL for the first time to meet each other, drink and try to hook up. What does it mean when online communities gather in pers…

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 12:02PM
Tuesday, April 2, 2024

From Black Box to Broadway by Andy Horwitz

Daniel Fish's "Oklahoma!" in Los Angeles, Taylor Mac, Kiki and Herb and other tales of "Black Box to Broadway". Essay #3 in a series about the unique power of live performance in small venue…

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 10:42AM
Tuesday, March 26, 2024

From Storefront to Stadium by Andy Horwitz

What happens to an artist and their music on the journey from small clubs to stadiums and how are these experiences different? Essay #2 in a series about the unique power of live performance…

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 11:18AM
Tuesday, March 19, 2024

Satori in a Storefront by Andy Horwitz

The first in a series of essays about the power of live performance in small rooms.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 11:36AM
Saturday, July 1, 2023

The Theater(s)We Need Now by Andy Horwitz

Okay.  I wrote a really long discursive essay about The Theater(s) We Need Now – and I didn’t even dive too deep into the arts admin weeds – but I know how things are, I know what lif…

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 02:49PM
Monday, November 21, 2022

the single most remarkable work of 2022 by Andy Horwitz

600 Highwaymen's "A Thousand Ways, Part 3: An Assembly" is one of 2022's most remarkable works of theater.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 06:36AM
Friday, March 1, 2019

Pride, Prejudice and Temptation by Andy Horwitz

"Ain't Too Proud" is more than just a jukebox musical.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 06:42AM
Friday, December 1, 2017

A Choreography of Ideas by Andy Horwitz

The critic or artist who wants to be trusted must be willing to be vulnerable and flawed; she must be willing to be wrong. She must be willing to risk. And it is no less terrifying for the c…

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 02:24PM
Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Philosophy and Choreography Together in SF by Andy Horwitz

Philosophery Alva Noë joins Jess Curtis and Claire Cunningham at CounterPulse in SF

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 11:10AM
Thursday, October 15, 2015

Criticism for Theatre’s Sake by Andy Horwitz

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 20 (pp. 261 – 264) of Mark Fisher’s book How To Write About Theatre, published by Bloomsbury and released in paperback in August, 2015. …

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 11:40AM
Friday, October 2, 2015

The NEA at 50 and The Death of the Public Good by Andy Horwitz

“When are we artists and when are we everyone?" The answer, of course, is that artists are always everyone, we are members of a greater Public, and it is in acknowledging this that artist…

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 11:18AM
Thursday, September 24, 2015

Feeling The Momentum in Edinburgh by Andy Horwitz

Andy's report from Festivals Edinburgh and the Momentum Symposium.

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Monday, April 6, 2015

From Poland, With Love by Andy Horwitz

Andy reports on his December trip to Poland.

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Monday, January 5, 2015

Experiments in Participation in London by Andy Horwitz

Andy reports back from London's Dialogue Festival: Talking/Making/Taking Part

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 12:18PM
Tuesday, November 11, 2014

On Music, Code and Creativity by Andy Horwitz

Andy shares some thoughts on Bach, Counterpoint, The Enlightenment, Programming Languages and Aesthetics.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 12:23AM
Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Five Lectures on Performance Now Online by Andy Horwitz

Andy's "Five Lectures on Performance" are now online at Vimeo, SoundCloud and iTunes.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 12:21AM
Wednesday, September 3, 2014

LAPP It Up at Bootleg with LAX by Andy Horwitz

Los Angeles Performance Practice and The Bootleg Theater present The Second Annual Live Arts Exchange (LAX) from September 11 - 21, 2014

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 09:08PM
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Performing While Black by Andy Horwitz

A candid conversation on performing while black and male. With Germaul Barnes, Whitney Hunter, Jaamil Olawale Kosoko, Jeremy Toussaint-Baptiste & Andre Zachery.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 10:07AM
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

A Trip Through the Garden of Sonic Delights by Andy Horwitz

This article was originally posted on the blog Ephemeral Objects: Art Criticism for the Post-Material World, made possible through the funding of the Creative Capital | Warhol Foundat…

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 02:46PM
Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Goodbye To All That, For Now by Andy Horwitz

Andy reflects on leaving New York.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 09:00AM
Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Talking To Aniccha Arts About “In Habit: Living Patterns” by Andy Horwitz

Talking dance, tech and media with Aniccha Arts.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 05:29AM
Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Talking to Troika Ranch by Andy Horwitz

Andy talks to Troika Ranch's Dawn Stoppiello and Mark Coniglio

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Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Collaboration, Creativity and The American Revolution(s) by Andy Horwitz

Andy lectures on how creativity, collaboration and improvisation are central to the creation of Democracy in America.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 08:18PM
Monday, June 30, 2014

Seen and Heard In San Francisco by Andy Horwitz

Andy reports from San Francisco

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 10:02AM
Monday, June 23, 2014

Maximum Performance (BETA) Now Available by Andy Horwitz

Download Maximum Performance (BETA) Andy's collected essays 2011-2013

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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Performing the Archive and Building Community In Real Time (Parts 1&2) by Andy Horwitz

Two essays on Performing the Archive and Building Community from Animating Democracy's May 2014 Blog Salon.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 02:44PM
Friday, May 16, 2014

Moving Forward with Wendy Whelan by Andy Horwitz

Lisa Rinehart profiles Wendy Whelan as part of her "Moving Forward" video series.

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 10:11AM
Friday, May 9, 2014

Death In A Dive Bar by Andy Horwitz

Lily Padilla goes on a bar crawl and talks to William Burke about his new show at The Bushwick Starr

SOURCE: Culture Bot at 11:06AM

All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards