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Monday, July 25, 2016

The Language of Objects: A Puppeteer in Five Acts by HowlRound

By Stephanie Díaz, Regina García. In this installment of La Esquinita , puppeteer Stephanie Diaz shares her journey to puppetry and discusses her creative process.

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Sunday, July 24, 2016

The Battle Series: Leigh Silverman by HowlRound

By Corey Ruzicano. Corey Ruzicano interviews director Leigh Silverman as part of the Battle Series.

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Saturday, July 23, 2016

Rage in Context by HowlRound

By Pearl Cleage. Play recommendations from playwright Pearl Cleage for contextualizing the current anger felt by many Americans.

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Six Lessons I Learned from Ali Stroker by HowlRound

By Ricky Young-Howze, Ali Stroker. Ricky Young-Howze talks with actor Ali Stroker about changing people’s perceptions about performers with disabilities.

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Friday, July 22, 2016

Keynote: Mixed Reality and the Theatre of the Future by HowlRound

By Joris Weijdom. Researcher and lecturer Joris Weijdom of HKU University of the Arts Utrecht, Netherlands on what the Internet of things, transmedia, and mixed reality might mean for theatr…

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Thursday, July 21, 2016

On the Normalization of Queer-themed Theatre by HowlRound

By John J. Caswell Jr.. Playwright John J. Caswell, Jr. meditates on the trajectory of queer theatre, and the tendency to normalize the form.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Responding to the World Around You: An interview with playwright Nathan Louis Jackson by HowlRound

By Marissa Wolf, Nathan Louis Jackson. Marissa Wolf, Director of New Works at Kansas City Rep, talks with playwright in residency Nathan Louis Jackson.

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Enter Leviathan: Staging Moby Dick in the Deep South by HowlRound

By Corey Bradberry. Corey Bradberry’s theme and production considerations for staging Moby Dick for a contemporary audience in the deep South.

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Friday, July 1, 2016

Video Games as an Art Form Part 2: Game Design for Theatre Professionals by HowlRound

By Rick Stemm. In this second installment, Rick Stemm delves deeper into his creative process for Heroes Must Die.

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Thursday, June 30, 2016

Demanding Action and Attention to Latina/o Theatre in Dallas: Deferred Action by David Lozano and Lee Trull by HowlRound

By Trevor Boffone, Roxanne Schroeder-Arce. Trevor Boffone and Roxanne Schroeder-Arce on the Cara Mía Theatre Company and Dallas Theater Center coproduction of the new play Deferred Action i…

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Gender Responsive Casting by HowlRound

By Meg Greene. Meg Greene explores the casting process as a socially responsible practice that considers and values gender identity.

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Monday, June 27, 2016

Thoughts from a Youngster on Attracting Youngsters to the Playhouse by HowlRound

By Abraham Benson-Goldberg. Abraham Benson-Goldberg writes about how theatres can be better at attracting young audiences, based on his experiences in Seattle, WA and Tel Aviv, Israel.

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Sunday, June 19, 2016

Livestreaming The 2016 TCG National Conference: Theatre Nation—Washington, DC—Thurs, June 23-Sat, June 25—#TCG16 (#ASL-interpreted) by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. Theatre Communications Group presents the 2016 TCG National Conference: Theatre Nation (ASL-interpreted) livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound T…

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Friday, June 17, 2016

Livestreaming 2016 Theatre Communications Group Global Pre-Conference Finding Home: Migration, Exile, and Belonging—Washington, DC—Wed, June 22 by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. Theatre Communications Group and the Laboratory for Global Performance and Politics (the Lab) present a Global Pre-Conference livestreaming on the global, commons-based, pee…

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The Grief Dialogues: using theatre to start the conversation by HowlRound

By Donna Hoke. Playwright Donna Hoke writes about Elizabeth Coplan’s The Grief Dialogues project, which uses theatre to start conversations around death and grieving.

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Theatre’s Role in My Anxiety Management by HowlRound

By Stacey Venzel. Actor Stacey Venzel shares how theatre performance techniques help her cope with her anxiety.

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Livestreaming Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s “Two Playwrights Talk Vietgone”, a Festival Noon Conversation with Peter Sagal (Host of NPR’s “W by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. The Oregon Shakespeare Festival Presents Two Playwrights Talk Vietgone , a Festival Noon Conversation with Peter Sagal (Host of NPR’s Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! ) and Qu…

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Livestreaming FoolsFURY’s FURY Factory Festival of Ensemble and Devised Theater—Sat, June 18 to Thurs, June 23—San Francisco by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. FoolsFURY in San Francisco presents the FURY Factory Festival of Ensemble and Devised Theater livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network a…

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Thursday, June 16, 2016

Rolando Sanz Brings Andrew Lippa’s “Concept Opera” I Am Anne Hutchinson/ I Am Harvey Milk by HowlRound

By Marcina Zaccaria. Marcina Zaccaria discusses Rolando Sanz’s role in producing and presenting the opera I Am Anne Hutchinson/I Am Harvey Milk by Andrew Lippa.

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The Audience is Present: An Interview with LIFT’s Mark Ball by HowlRound

By Patrick Gaughan, Mark Ball. Patrick Gaughan explores audience engagement and the relative merit of the Q&A in conversation with Mark Ball, artistic director of the London Internationa…

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Wednesday, June 15, 2016

How to Survive Predominately White Academic Theatre: Cause a Disruptive Innovation by HowlRound

By Clinnesha Sibley. Clinnesha Sibley on the struggle to survive as a black woman theatre artist in academia and coming home.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Interview with Shaun Neblett, Playwright and Founder of Changing Perceptions Theater by HowlRound

By Amy Brady. Amy Brady interviews Shaun Neblett about hip-hop inspired theatre, Black Lives Matter, and getting young audiences excited about theatre.

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J is for Joto by HowlRound

By Haydee Canovas. Haydee Canovas on Carlos-Manuel’s Joto!: Confessions of a Mexican Outcast, directed by Jimmy A. Noriega, in Wooster, Ohio.

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Monday, June 13, 2016

Submitting Like A Man: Submitting Like A Woman by HowlRound

By Mya Kagan. Mya Kagan wonders if perhaps women’s submission habits differ from men’s, and whether this affects production statistics.

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Friday, June 10, 2016

Standing with Saguaros: Intimate Theatre and Intimate Environmentalism by HowlRound

By Kimi Eisele. Kimi Eisele writes about a new engagement piece presented by Borderlands Theater in partnership with Saguaro National Park.

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Thunder in Blunderland by HowlRound

By Rob Orchard, Robert Brustein. Rob Orchard writes about Robert Brustein’s career of writing political theatre, and shares an audio recording of a new satirical skit.

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Thursday, June 9, 2016

Livestreaming Wheels UP! Keynote Conversation on Artistry and Athleticism between Judith Smith, Co-founder and Artistic Director AXIS Dance Company an by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. Boston Dance Alliance presents the Wheels UP! Keynote Conversation on Artistry and Athleticism between Judith Smith , Co-founder and Artistic Director AXIS Dance Company and…

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Robber Bridegroom's Feminist Heroine Reinvent Fairytale Marriages by HowlRound

By Sara Zweig. Sara Zweig on The Robber Bridegroom with book and lyrics by Alfred Uhry, and music by Robert Waldman at The Roundabout Theatre Company in New York City.

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Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Safe to Act: How to Respond to Sexual Harassment in the Theatre Community by HowlRound

By Jim Markus. Following claims of sexual harrassment in Chicago’s improv comedy community, the organization Not In Our House was formed address sexual harrassment in theatre.

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Livestreaming Performance of Privacy Settings: A Promethean Tale at The VORTEX in Austin, Texas—Fri, June 10 by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. The VORTEX in Austin, Texas presents a performance of Privacy Settings: A Promethean Tale conceived and directed by Heather Barfield livestreaming on the global, commons-bas…

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Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Whose Story to Tell? Akron, Ohio Relates to the Indigenous Amazon by HowlRound

By Amy Schwabauer. Amy Schwabauer on Death of a Man by Jairo Cuesta in Akron, Ohio.

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