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Sunday, April 30, 2017

The Essential Truth of A Raisin in the Sun and Theatre in Our Time by (ramona)

By Cynthia P. Schneider. Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy at Georgetown University, writes about the value of theatre as cultural diplomacy, and the Laboratory for Global…

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Saturday, April 29, 2017

The Smallest Theatre in the World: An Interview with Caja lambe-lambe artist Gabriela Céspedes / El Teatro Más Pequeño del Mundo: Una entrevista co by (ramona)

By Cecilia Cackley, Gabriela Céspedes. Puppeteer Cecilia Cackley interviews Gabriela Céspedes, a leading caja lambe - lambe puppet artist based in Argentina.

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The Theatre Backpacker: Flausen and New Form Development by (ramona)

By Jack Paterson. Jack Paterson meets with Winfried Wrede to talk about the development program Flausen he runs in Oldenburg, Germany.

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017

P. Carl In Conversation with Martha Lavey by (ramona)

By P. Carl, Martha Lavey. P. Carl talks with former Steppenwolf Artistic Director Martha Lavey, who passed away on April 25, 2017. This interview was originally published on February 15, 201…

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Monday, April 24, 2017

Pedagogy Notebook: Responding to LGBT Homelessness in Emilio Rodriguez’s Swimming While Drowning by (ramona)

By Trevor Boffone. Trevor Boffone writes about teaching Emilio Rodriguez’s Swimming While Drowning in an Intro to LGBT Studies class at the University of Houston.

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Theatre History Podcast # 30: Dr. Esther Fernandez Introduces us to the Siglo de Oro Festival at Chamizal by (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. Dr. Esther Fernandez of Rice University talks about the Siglo de Oro Festival.

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Sunday, April 23, 2017

A Lover's Guide to American Playwrights: Lynn Nottage by (ramona)

By Todd London. Todd London celebrates the work of Lynn Nottage.

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Friday, April 21, 2017

Climate Lens: Birth of a Post-Nation! by (ramona)

By Una Chaudhuri. Una Chaudhuri announces a new project called CLIMATE LENS.

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Participatory Performance, Activism, and the Limits of Change by (ramona)

By Kenn Watt. Professor of Theatre Kenn Watt discusses environmental participatory performance.

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Mary Speaks: From the Perspective of Black Mothers by (ramona)

By Cherry Lou Sy. Cherry Lou Sy looks at the one-woman show Mary Speaks written and performed by Angela Polite, about using Mary, the mother of Jesus, as a vehicle to explore black grief.

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Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Theatremakers vs The Climate Fools in the White House by (ramona)

By Chantal Bilodeau. Chantal Bilodeau writes about an initiative called Climate Change Theatre Action.

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The Protest Plays Project: Putting Plays to Work in the Resistance by (ramona)

By Tiffany Antone. Tiffany Antone announces her new initiative: the Protest Plays Project.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Fish Soup, Mourning, and Hope at the End of the World by (ramona)

By Walter Bilderback. Dramaturg Walter Bilderback writes about the production of and audience engagement around Andrew Bovell's When the Rain Stops Falling at the Wilma Theater.

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The Power of Jo of Arc by (ramona)

By W.M. Akers. The grace and fury in the performance of Jo Lampert as Joan in Joan of Arc: Into the Fire.

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Monday, April 17, 2017

Theatre History Podcast # 29: Short Day’s Introduction to Monte Cristo Cottage with Anne G. Morgan by (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. Anne G. Morgan, Literary Manager and Dramaturg at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre Center, talks about the Monte Cristo Cottage, Eugene O'Neill's childhood summer home, and the …

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Saturday, April 15, 2017

How to Get Rid of Chairs: Dilemmas of the Independent Performing Arts Sector in Romania by (ramona)

By Iulia Popovici. Iulia Popovici writes about independent theatre in Romania.

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#BLKARTS Artists of the Week by (ramona)

By Erin Washington. Erin Washington highlights Black women who are doing extraordinary work, and encourages others to leave shout-outs in the comments.

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Friday, April 14, 2017

Ways of Knowing: the Work of Honey Pot Performance by (ramona)

By Meida McNeal, Honey Pot Performance. Meida McNeal writes about the ethos and processes of creative collective Honey Pot Performance.

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Thursday, April 13, 2017

On Dialogue: a Playwriting Class by (ramona)

By Lauren Gunderson. Lauren Gunderson shares a video of her teaching a playwriting class on dialogue and asks the question: why theatre?

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Monday, April 10, 2017

Theatre History Podcast # 28: Digging up Nea Paphos with Dr. Craig Barker by (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. Dr. Craig Barker talks about excavating​ Nea Paphos, an ancient theatre on the southwestern coast of Cyprus.

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Friday, April 7, 2017

Active Curiosity: Researching Art / Cselekvő kíváncsiság. Kutató művészet by (ramona)

By Gábor Takács. Káva Drama/Theater in Education Association is one of the most important groups on the scene in Budapest in taking responsibility for the next generation. / A Káva Műhe…

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Come From Away: Resenting the Decency in This 9/11 Musical by (ramona)

By Jonathan Mandell. Jonathan Mandell considers why he resented the decency of Come From Away , a 9/11 musical.

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From the Inside I Truly Believe that I am Dancing in Golden Silk by (ramona)

By Viktor Szeri. We would like to dedicate the fourth article of the series to dance. Viktor Szeri, an up-and-coming dancer from Budapest, leads us into its secrets. / A sorozat negyedik pos…

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Monday, April 3, 2017

Periphery as Center: the Independents from Budapest / A periféria mint központ. Budapesti függetlenek by (ramona)

By Anikó Varga. In the first post of the series, Budapest-based curator and theatre critic Anikó Varga gives us an overview of the young independent theatre field from the capital. / A sor…

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We’re Hiring! Are You The Next HowlRound Fellow? by (ramona)

By HowlRound. We're looking for the next HowlRound fellow!

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Saturday, April 1, 2017

Steely Lies The Heart: Musings on Playwriting in the Age of Trump by (ramona)

By Kirsten Greenidge. “What’s that?” “I got a bracelet.” “What’s it say?” I hold up my wrist for my daughter to inspect. Her eyes widen. I explain. “Feminist just means boy…

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Friday, March 31, 2017

Producing Advice from the Company that Named Themselves Team Awesome Robot: Part Three by (ramona)

By Christopher Diercksen. Team Awesome Robot wraps up their series on producing independent theatre in New York City.

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Feed the Hunger for Conversation in Your Community by (ramona)

By Lojo Simon. Lojo Simon writes about creating a reading and conversation series for her community.

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Tuesday, March 28, 2017

We Are the Heroes We Need: Squeaky Fromme, Assassins, and the Call for Arts Activism by (ramona)

By Kitty Drexel. Kitty Drexel writes about Stephen Sondheim's Assassins , and the need for artists to defend natinoal arts funding.

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Monday, March 27, 2017

The Status of Creative Freedom in Romania by (ramona)

By Ioana Tamas. Ioana Tamas discusses the status of artists in Romania, i n this installment of the series leading up to the IETM Plenary Meeting in Bucharest.

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Theatre History Podcast # 27: Learning About Ta’ziyeh with Dr. William O. Beeman by (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. Michael Lueger talks with Dr. William O. Beeman about the Iranian performance tradition known as ta'ziyeh.

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