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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Kevin Kling: On the Road with the Minnesota Bard by (ramona)

By Robert Hubbard. Minnesota’s favorite storyteller: Kevin Kling.

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Monday, June 19, 2017

Theatre History Podcast # 36: Editing and Staging The Dutch Lady with Dr. Joseph F. Stephenson by (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. Dr. Joseph F. Stephenson of Abilene Christian University talks about The Dutch Lady , an anonymous Restoration-era play in the holdings of the Boston Public Library that h…

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Introducing JD Stokely, HowlRound Fellow! by (ramona)

By HowlRound. Join us in welcoming Stokely, the new HowlRound Fellow!

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Gardens Bloom, Cultures Clash: Native Gardens by Karen Zacarías by (ramona)

By Trevor Boffone. Trevor Boffone looks at the provocation of Native Gardens by Karen Zacarías in Houston and the conversations it’s starting about Latinx theatre.

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Wednesday, June 14, 2017

The Latinx Theatre Commons' Peter Zeisler Memorial Award Acceptance Speech by (ramona)

By Café Onda, Abigail Vega. The Latinx Theatre Commons receives the Peter Zeisler Memorial Award.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Alive from Palestine: Other Places by (ramona)

By Gary English. Gary English looks at the production Other Places by the Palestinian theatre group Al Khashabi Ensemble.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Theatre History Podcast # 35: Get Thee to a Nunnery: Learning About Medieval Convent Drama with Dr. Elisabeth Dutton, Dr. Olivia Robinson, Dr. Matthew by (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. A conversation with members of the Medieval Convent Drama project, based at the University of Fribourg in Switzerland.

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Friday, June 9, 2017

The Third Language in Montreal’s Theatres by (ramona)

By Zach Fraser. Zach Fraser reveals the puppet theatre community of Montreal.

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Thursday, June 8, 2017

Montreal and the Poetic Self by (ramona)

By Jonathan Garfinkel. Playwright and poet Jonathan Garfinkel on what draws him to Montreal.

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Wednesday, June 7, 2017

The F Word: Notes From a Novice About What (I Think) it Means to be a Feminist Creator in Montreal by (ramona)

By Erin Lindsay. This week on HowlRound, we look at the city of Montreal through the lens of several artists who navigate its theatre scene. This series not only explores the dynamics of Mon…

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Equity, Equality, and the Need for Evolution: The state of funding for Latinx Theatre Companies in the City of Angels by (ramona)

By Armando Molina. In this first installment of a three-part series, Armando Molina writes about funding for theatres in Los Angeles, California.

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Monday, June 5, 2017

Theatre History Podcast # 34: Dr. Mary Chinery and Dr. Laura Rattray on Edith Wharton’s The Shadow of a Doubt by (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. Dr. Mary Chinery and Dr. Laura Rattray on Edith Wharton's little-known writing for the theatre.

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Saturday, June 3, 2017

Finding My Place as a Director: Getting Out of the Way of the Work by (ramona)

By Zach Weinberg. Zach Weinberg writes about discovering his role as an adaptor, collaborator, and director.

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Thursday, June 1, 2017

Re-Orienting How American Theatre Covers Islam by (ramona)

By Thomas Dolan. Thomas Dolan discusses the need for Middle Eastern and Islamic theatre artists and decision-makers to be involved in the creation and production of work about their communit…

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Theatre History Podcast # 33: Rediscovering the Victorian Theatre at the Alexandra Palace with James White by (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. James White talks about restoring the Alexandra Palace, a massive entertainment complex built in the 1870s.

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Monday, May 29, 2017

Invitation to Interpret: An Audience Makes Meaning Together by (ramona)

By Andrew Zitcer, Liz Green. What can we learn about audience engagement and how and why audiences make meaning out of experimental theatre from a twenty-four-year performance experiment?

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Sunday, May 28, 2017

Lillys and Mothers by (ramona)

By Sarah Ruhl. Sarah Ruhl on The Lilly Awards, criticism, and the power of mothers.

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Saturday, May 27, 2017

How Do You Define Success? by (ramona)

By Alyssa White. Alyssa White writes about being an early career director in Chicago, and re-discovering her love of the work.

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Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Post-Dramatic Turn in German Theatre by (ramona)

By Thomas Schmidt. The second in a series of articles by German theatre scholar Thomas Schmidt about the history of German theatre.

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Saturday, May 20, 2017

On Diversity Hiring: Choosing the “Best” Person for the Job by (ramona)

By Carol Ann Tan. Director Carol Ann Tan explores her reaction to the question of whether it's easier for her to get work because she's Asian.

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Thursday, May 18, 2017

Celebrating Women Musicals by (ramona)

By Andrea Lepcio. Calling for more female-driven musicals.

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Reclaiming Miss Julie: on Interpreting Classic Drama by (ramona)

By Andrew Watkins. Director Andrew Watkins writes about getting to the heart of Strindberg's problematic classic.

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Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Bringing Theatre to Torbay: Doorstep Arts by (ramona)

By verity healey. UK contributor verity healey looks at how Doorstep Arts is bringing access to the theatre arts to Torbay.

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Friday, May 12, 2017

Theatre as Resistance by (ramona)

By Robert Stanton. Robert Stanton for #FairWageOnstage considers the recent success of negotiations for salary increases for Off-Broadway actors and how theatre can support and lead the resi…

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

Chuang Tzu: Mysticism of the Absurd by (ramona)

By Tom Block. Tom Block writes about how Taoist philosopher Chuang Tzu's ideas can provide inspiration for theatre artists.

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Re-membering the Canon: Sam Gold’s The Glass Menagerie by (ramona)

By Ryan Donovan. Ryan Donovan considers the critical reception of casting an actor with a disability in the current Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams's The Glass Menagerie.

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

Power Struggle on Broadway: Escapist vs. Socially Conscious Shows in the 2016–17 Season by (ramona)

By Jonathan Mandell. Jonathan Mandell looks at the Broadway season that just ended, dividing it into escapist entertainment and socially engaged theatre, and wondering which is more needed i…

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Dramatic Structure: a Playwriting Class by (ramona)

By Lauren Gunderson. Lauren Gunderson continues her series of videos asking "Why theatre?" In this class, she addresses active characters in plays, and dramatic structure.

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Monday, May 1, 2017

The How and the Why of Arts Advocacy by (ramona)

By Sara Brookner. Sara Brookner writes about her experiences and take-aways from participating in National Arts Advocacy Day in Washington, DC, and Arts Matter Advocacy Day in Boston, MA.

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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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