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Monday, June 18, 2018

New Visions, Voices, and Perspectives in Theatre for Young Audiences by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Elizabeth Brendel Horn. Elizabeth Brendel Horn writes about Cartography at the Kennedy Center's New Visions/New Voices festival.

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Sunday, June 17, 2018

Embracing the Canoe: How Does a Small Company Thrive? by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Olivia D'Ambrosio. Olivia D’Ambrosio, Producing Artistic Director of Bridge Repertory Theater in Boston, MA discusses how the company's early ambitions led to challenges, and how t…

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Thursday, June 14, 2018

Building Understanding between Veterans and the Community through Playwriting by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Leilani Squire. Leilani Squire explores the healing power of writing through her experience of working with veterans to write a play about their time at war and sharing their stories with…

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Writing a Play Begins with Listening by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Renée Darline Roden. Playwright Renée Darline Roden talks about her travels to Israel and Palestine to gain inspiration for a new play and encountering what Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie cal…

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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

“The Camera is My Beloved”: Michelle Memran Creates Documentary Art with María Irene Fornés by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Martha Steketee, Michelle Memran. Journalist and filmmaker Michelle Memran reflects upon the easy beginning, the messy middle, the focused concluding months, and MOMA premiere screening o…

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Thursday, June 7, 2018

The Boys in the Band and the Limitations of Gay History on Stage by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Jonathan Mandell. Jonathan Mandell writes about The Boys in the Band , The Gentleman Caller , and 217 Boxes of Dr. Henry Anonymous , and discusses their portrayal of gay male characters.

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Sunday, June 3, 2018

A Major Challenge of Being an Emerging Artist by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Naomi Joseph. UK-based theatremaker Naomi Joseph looks at a problem many emerging theatre creators face: that artist development opportunities for them have upper age limits.

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Thursday, May 31, 2018

Working With/In Communities: Modeling Decolonized Practices by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Megan Sandberg-Zakian, Michael Rohd, Michael Garcés, Larissa FastHorse, Ty Defoe, Rebecca Martinez, Sulu LeoNimm, Maia Directors. Director Megan Sandberg-Zakian talks with representative…

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Decolonizing Texts, Words, and Communication by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Jacqueline E. Lawton, Lisa Ravensbergen, mia susan amir, DeLesslin George-Warren. In this podcast, DeLesslin “Roo” George-Warren, Jacqueline E. Lawton, Lisa Cooke Ravensbergen, and mi…

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Monday, May 28, 2018

Decolonizing Creation Processes by Reclaiming Narratives by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Mary Kathryn Nagle, Robert Goodwin. Robert Goodwin and Mary Kathryn Nagle discuss decolonizing Western theatre, linear narrative structures, the historic silencing of underrepresented voi…

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Thursday, May 24, 2018

Announcing the Six Playwrights Selected for the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By 2018 LTC Carnaval Selection Committee. It is with great excitement that we introduce these six new Latinx plays into our field, by both emerging and established voices in the American the…

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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Celebrando Fornés/Celebrating Fornés 2019-2020 by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Cynthia DeCure, Marissa Chibas. Announcing the Celebrando Fornés/Celebrating Fornés initiative, a year-long event to raise awareness of Maria Irene Fornés’s impact on theatre and pre…

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Monday, April 16, 2018

Sexuality in India’s Proscenium Theatre by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Bincy Mary George. Social researcher Bincy Mary George details the history of the proscenium theatre in India and explores what independent artists and festivals like the Delhi Internatio…

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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

#MeToo: Power, Complicity, and Collective Responsibility by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Holly L. Derr. Holly L. Derr writes about recent cases of sexual harassment in the American theatre, and asks when and how institutions and abusers will truly be held accountable.

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Thursday, March 29, 2018

Towards Cultural Access and Participation in Portugal by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Maria Vlachou. Maria Vlachou, Executive Director of Acesso Cultura | Access Culture, a not-for-profit that promotes access to cultural participation in Portugal, writes about work being d…

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Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Graz, Austria: City of Culture…City of Climate Change Communication by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Nassim Balestrini. American Studies scholar and educator Nassim Winnie Balestrini reports on how Climate Change Theatre Action relates to her seminar on cultural studies at the University…

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Monday, March 12, 2018

Introducing May, HowlRound Content Editor! by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By HowlRound. HowlRound is thrilled to welcome May Antaki on board as our new Content Editor!

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Monday, March 5, 2018

Opening Space for Collaboration and Change by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Amy Clare Tasker. Director Amy Clare Tasker on how the organizing practice of Open Space has revolutionized her work.

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Sunday, February 25, 2018

More Life for Angels in America by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Emily Garside. Scholar Emily Garside looks at the significance of the revival of Tony Kushner’s Angels in America and asks how a play about 1980s America and the AIDS epidemic fits in o…

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Monday, January 29, 2018

Questioning The Casting And The Hump by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Cassidy Dawn Graves. Cassidy Dawn Graves writes about Thomas Ostermeier’s production of Richard III and questions why we still see able-bodied actors playing characters with disabilitie…

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Sunday, January 21, 2018

We're Hiring an Editor! by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By HowlRound. We're looking for an experienced editor with a theatre background to join our team!

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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Resilience versus Populism by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Nedjma Hadj Benchelabi. Brussels-based curator and dramaturg Nedjma Hadj Benchelabi writes about the art scene in her city, and how it is and isn't addressing contemporary social and poli…

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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Are We On Stage to Reflect the Audience or Create It? / Est-ce qu’on est sur scène pour refléter un public, ou le constituer ? by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Sylvia Botella, Éric Fassin. Sylvia Botella interviews sociologist Éric Fassin about his views on the connection between sociology, the performing arts, and politics in the age of popul…

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

The Artist as Agent for Change by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Michiel Vandevelde. Brussels-based choreographer, curator, and writer Michiel Vandevelde argues that artists need to reclaim a place of power in the arts sector.

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Sunday, November 12, 2017

The Circle Then, The Circle Now: The Latinx Theatre Commons at Four Years by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Brian Herrera. An overview of the history and progression of the Latinx Theatre Commons by Brian Herrera, as the LTC enters its fifth year of cross-cultural collaboration and lifting up a…

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

Undocumented Stories Have Always Mattered: A Conversation with Alex Alpharaoh, David Lozano, and Karen Zacarías by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By David Lozano, Karen Zacarías, Alex Alpharaoh. A conversation between actor and writer Alex Alpharaoh, director David Lozano, and playwright Karen Zacarías about the inspiration for and …

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Friday, October 13, 2017

Teenage Girls on Stage: Young Women Who Do Things by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Helen Schultz. Following the success of The Wolves , Helen Schultz looks at why are there so few dramas about teenage girls on stage and compiles a short list of plays about teenage girls…

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Friday, October 6, 2017

Who Are These People? How the Staff of Z Space Sees Their Lives, Jobs, and Home by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Peter Sinn Nachtrieb. Meet the staff of one Bay Area theatre company and see how their lives, jobs, and homes interact and affect the artistic ecology of the Bay Area.

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Friday, September 29, 2017

FemTour: A Road Trip Through the Lens of Equity and Inclusion by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Kirsten Greenidge. Playwright Kirsten Greenidge and her family travel to feminist historical landmarks around New England.

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Friday, September 22, 2017

The Breathing Hole and Inuit Cultural Dramaturgy by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Colleen Murphy. Canadian playwright Colleen Murphy writes about the importance of including Indigenous characters in plays and Indigenous artists in the process of making them.

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Friday, September 15, 2017

F*ck the System (And the Horse It Rode In On) by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Chantal Bilodeau. Chantal Bilodeau kicks off this week's series on Theatre in the Age of Climate Change, and argues that we as a theatre community need to recognize when our practices and…

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