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Thursday, August 25, 2016

The Brutal Made Beautiful: Demolishing Everything with Amazing Speed by HowlRound

By David Bruin. David Bruin on the world premiere of Demolishing Everything with Amazing Speed, futurist puppet plays by Fortunato Depero, translated, designed, and directed by Dan Hurlin at…

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Changing the Script for Women Directors: Diane Paulus and Liesl Tommy by HowlRound

By Carey Purcell. Carey Purcell talks to Diane Paulus and Liesl Tommy about all women creative teams.

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Tuesday, August 23, 2016

All Aboard the Train to Hadestown by HowlRound

By Megan Patterson. Megan Patterson on the New York Theatre Workshop production of the musical Hadestown by Anaïs Mitchell, developed with and directed by Rachel Chavkin.

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Monday, August 22, 2016

Bored with the Well-Made Play: Jordan Tannahill’s Theatre of the Unimpressed by HowlRound

By Sam Weisberg, Rob Onorato. Sam Weisberg and Rob Onorato review Jordan Tannahill’s book Theatre of the Unimpressed, which discusses the well-made play and the idea of failing in theatre.

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Friday, August 19, 2016

Livestreaming Visiting Arts International Producers Breakfast 2016—Edinburgh, Scotland—Thurs, Aug 25—#VAPB2016 by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. Visiting Arts and Creative Scotland present The Visiting Arts International Producers Breakfast 2016 livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV ne…

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Livestreaming the Women’s Leadership Conference—American Conservatory Theater and The Wellesley Centers for Women—San Francisco—Mon, Aug 22— by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. American Conservatory Theater and The Wellesley Centers for Women present the opening session of the Women’s Leadership Conference livestreaming on the global, commons-bas…

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Desire Multiplied: The Caregiver’s Desire—“I want something good for you.” by HowlRound

By Irene Loy. In this installment, Irene Loy discusses the Caregiver character, who genuinely wants what’s best for other (often the main) characters.

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Thursday, August 18, 2016

Breath of Love: Jelisa Jay Robinson’s Stories of Us by HowlRound

By Ursula Cimone Walker. Ursula Walker on Jelisa Jay Robinson’s Stories of Us at the Mexican American Cultural Center in Austin, Texas.

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Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Conversation with Colleen Rua by HowlRound

By Samantha Mueller, Colleen Rua. Playwright and producer Samantha Mueller talks to director and educator Colleen Rua about their mutual passion for immersive theatre.

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Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Livestreaming Performance of The Ice Cream Sandwich Incident by Barry Eitel at FaultLine Theater in San Francisco—Sun, Aug 21 by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. FaultLine Theater in San Francisco presents the world premiere of The Ice Cream Sandwich Incident , by Barry Eitel , livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced…

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Saturday, August 13, 2016

Growing Pains: Dallas, Texas by HowlRound

By Shelby-Allison Hibbs. Shelby-Allison Hibbs collects thoughts from Dallas theatremakers about the sustainability of the city’s theatre scene.

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Playwright Residency: Why Lauren Gunderson? Why Marin Theatre Company? by HowlRound

By Lauren Gunderson. Jasson Minadakis , Artistic Director of Marin Theatre Company in Mill Valley, California and playwright-in-residence Lauren Gunderson discuss their participation in the …

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Friday, August 12, 2016

A Family Affair: The Gifts of Jim Houghton by HowlRound

By David Bruin. A tribute to the founder of Signature Theatre, Jim Houghton by David Bruin.

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Thursday, August 11, 2016

The Year of Yockey at Kitchen Dog Theater by HowlRound

By Shelby-Allison Hibbs. Shelby-Allison Hibbs on Kitchen Dog Theater’s productions of Steve Yockey’s Blackberry Winter and The Thrush and the Woodpecker .

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Livestreaming Performance of Gale Theatre Company’s Salomé at The VORTEX in Austin, Texas—Fri, Aug 12 by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. Gale Theatre Company and The VORTEX in Austin, Texas present Salomé , a new physical adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s one act tragedy livestreaming on the global, commons-base…

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Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Raising the Curtain: An Interview with the Museum of London Archaeology Team Digging Up One of Shakespeare’s Theatres by HowlRound

By Michael Lueger. An interview between Michael Lueger and MOLA archeologists Heather Knight and Julian Bowsher about the recent excavation of the Curtain Theatre in London.

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Playwright Residency: Why Taylor Mac? Why HERE Arts Center? by HowlRound

By Taylor Mac. Kristin Marting, Artistic Director of HERE in New York City and playwright-in-residence Taylor Mac discuss their participation in the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s National …

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Medicine for Melancholy: Letter to the Latinx actor living in Chicago by HowlRound

By Tlaloc Rivas. Following a series of casting controversies in Chicago, Tlaloc Rivas offers counsel and perspective to Latinx actors while calling out theatres that practice whitewashing.

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Monday, August 8, 2016

Livestreaming Conversation: The Color Game: Whitewashing Latinx Stories—Chicago—Tues, Aug 9 by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. Victory Gardens Theater and the Alliance of Latinx Theatre Artists (ALTA) Chicago , along with the Alliance for Inclusion in the Arts , Chicago Inclusion Project , Congo Squ…

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Local Art and the Local Economy by HowlRound

By Brianna Susan Smith. Brianna Susan Smith discusses strategies for theatre companies to invest in the local communities they serve.

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Friday, August 5, 2016

Diva in Full Swing: Owning Your Process to the Nth Degree by HowlRound

By Jess Pillmore. Jess Pillmore writes about the power that comes with owning and speaking up for one’s artistic needs.

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Thursday, August 4, 2016

Broadway for Black Lives Matter…and Off-Off Broadway Too by HowlRound

By Jonathan Mandell. Jonathan Mandell on “Broadway for Black Lives Matters,” the Theatre of the Oppressed NYC production of Apprehension, and the role of theatre in protest and human rig…

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Anywhere and Everywhere: Orientalism in Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus by HowlRound

By Matt DiCintio. Matt DiCintio explores the orientalism in Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.

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Livestreaming Art & Survival 2016 at Double Edge Theatre in Ashfield, Massachusetts—Fri, Aug 5 to Sun, Aug 7 by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. Double Edge Theatre in rural Ashfield, Massachusetts presents the gathering Art & Survival 2016 livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV net…

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Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Feminism and Femininity in Broadway’s Waitress by HowlRound

By Danielle Feder. Danielle Feder responds to the critical reception of the Broadway show Waitress.

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Saturday, July 30, 2016

Livestreaming The Kennedy Center’s 2016 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability (LEAD) Conference—Pittsburgh—Wed, Aug 3 and Sat, Aug 6—#KCL by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. The Office of VSA and Accessibility at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts presents the 2016 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability (LEAD) Conference live…

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Playwright Residency: Why Vera Starbard? Why Perseverance Theatre? by HowlRound

By Vera Starbard. Art Rotch, Executive Artistic Director of Perseverance Theatre and playwright-in-residence Vera Starbard discuss their participation in the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s …

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Playwright Residency: Why Herbert Siguenza? Why San Diego Repertory Theatre? by HowlRound

By Herbert Siguenza. Sam Woodhouse, Artistic Director of San Diego Repertory Theatre and playwright-in-residence Herbert Siguenza discuss their participation in the Andrew W. Mellon Foundati…

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Playwright Residency: Why Madeleine George? Why Two River Theater? by HowlRound

By Madeleine George. John Dias, Artistic Director of Two River Theater in Red Bank, New Jersey and playwright-in-residence Madeleine George discuss their participation in the Andrew W. Mello…

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Playwright Residency: Why Rehana Lew Mirza and Mike Lew? Why Ma-Yi Theater Company? by HowlRound

By Rehana Lew Mirza, Mike Lew. Ralph Peña, Producing Artistic Director of Ma-Yi Theater Company in New York City and playwrights-in-residence Rehana Lew Mirza and Mike Lew discuss their par…

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Playwright Residency: Why Kirsten Greenidge? Why Company One Theatre? by HowlRound

By Kirsten Greenidge. Shawn LaCount, Artistic Director of Company One Theatre in Boston and playwright-in-residence Kirsten Greenidge discuss their participation in the Andrew W. Mellon Foun…

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