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Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Performance Art on the Red Carpet by Dillon Slagle

“Who are you wearing?” Joan and Melissa Rivers turned those four simple words into an entertainment empire and heralded a change in celebrity culture. Revered, feared, career-making and …

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Thursday, July 2, 2015

The Theater Industry Is the Problem With Theater by Dillon Slagle

We are ignoring the elephant in the room.

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Monday, May 4, 2015

Los Angeles: Still Crafting the Theater’s Future by Dillon Slagle

Despite what my last column implied back in February, I moved to Los Angeles from New York in large part because I believe the next century of American theater will be defined by what is ha…

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015

The Show Must Not Go On by Dillon Slagle

As a dramaturg, one of my main tasks in developing new works is to find the core of the script, the seed from which the entire play grows. I apply this same strategy to my work as a CFR colu…

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Monday, November 17, 2014

The Dramaturgy of Television News by Dillon Slagle

If TV news looks believable, sounds accurate and feels objective, that doesn’t mean it is.

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Monday, July 28, 2014

Can You Smell That Smell? It’s Theatrical Scent Design by Dillon Slagle

A little corner of abstract freedom in the corner of the theatre.

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Sunday, July 6, 2014

The Performance of the Audience: A Review by Dillon Slagle

Why are some behaviors acceptable and others forbidden?

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Thursday, May 8, 2014

For Actors, Pay-to-Audition Remains Industry Standard by Dillon Slagle

How does this system continue to operate?

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Talking Dramaturgy with “Burn Notice” Writer Daniel Tuch by Dillon Slagle

"Dramaturgy is vital to every aspect of a production."

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Monday, November 11, 2013

9 “Hidden Performances” Around New York City by Dillon Slagle

All over the city, non-traditional performances can surprise and delight.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2013

The Surprising History of Eco Theatre by Dillon Slagle

(Bread and Puppet Theatre – Photographed by Walter S. Wantman, Scanned and photoshopped by Samuel Wantman [GFDL ( or CC-BY-SA-3.0-2.5-2.0-1.0 (http…

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