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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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Monday, September 11, 2017

Chronic Theatremakers: Emily Mann on Mindset and Living with MS by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Sara Brookner, Emily Mann. Dramaturg Sara Brookner kicks off a new series of interviews with theatremakers with chronic illnesses.

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Friday, September 8, 2017

An Experimental Argument: Ethan’s Lipton’s Outer Space Odyssey Toward a Sustainable Life by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Martha Steketee, Ethan Lipton. Ethan Lipton returns to his artistic home at Public and Joe’s Pub in New York City to play with toys, musical storytelling, and space travel.

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

When Disaster Strikes: The Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey on Houston’s Small Theatres by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Trevor Boffone. Trevor Boffone writes about the effects Hurricane Harvey has had on the theatre community in Houston, Texas.

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Friday, August 11, 2017

Creative Access: Accommodations for Professional Performers with Disabilities by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Talleri McRae. Talleri McRae summarizes a breakout session she co-led at the 2017 Theatre Communications Group Annual Conference.

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Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Playwright-Parents, Part One by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Mike Lew, Rehana Lew Mirza. Rehana Lew Mirza and Mike Lew document their first year as parents and Playwrights-in-Residence at Ma-Yi.

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

How a Commons Becomes a Selection Committee: 2017 Encuentro de las Américas / Cómo un 'Commons' se convierte en un comité de selección: 2017 Encue by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Abigail Vega. Abigail Vega writes about the process for choosing shows for the 2017 Encuentro de las Américas festival.

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Monday, July 31, 2017

Why Boycott a Play by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By MJ Kaufman. MJ Kaufman writes about the decision not to see To the End of the Land ​at Lincoln Center.

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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Enter, If You Dare: How Playwrights Wield Terror and Why by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Allison Raynor, Walt McGough. Allison Raynor and Walt McGough discuss how productions that provoke or play to audiences’ fears offer a shared intense experience, which can be useful to …

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Under the Big Top: Creating Multi-Sensory Work for Children with Autism by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Samantha Mueller. Samantha Mueller, a theatre practitioner who works with the special needs community, talks about Seesaw Theatre which creates multi-sensory work for children with autism.

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Thursday, July 6, 2017

Seventy Years of Fringe Festivals by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Holly Lombardo. World Fringe Day is July 11, 2017.

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Monday, July 3, 2017

Theatre History Podcast # 37: Examining the Diary of 19th-Century Actor Harry Watkins with Dr. Amy Hughes, Dr. Naomi Stubbs, and Dr. Scott D. Dexter by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Michael Lueger. Dr. Amy Hughes, Dr. Naomi Stubbs, and Dr. Scott D. Dexter discuss the diary of Harry Watkins, a 19th-century actor, playwright, and stage manager.

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Sunday, July 2, 2017

The Necessity of Diverse Voices in Theatre Regarding Disability and Difference by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Kaite O'Reilly. Kaite O’Reilly addresses how reimagining disability can open up creative possibilities on stage in content, aesthetics, and form.

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Saturday, July 1, 2017

Valuing Process Over Product: Producing Theatre in Educational Settings by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Ashleigh Worley. Director and educator Ashleigh Worley talks about process versus product, advocating for giving students opportunities to grow as artists.

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Friday, June 30, 2017

Neal Brennan, Mike Birbiglia, and the Rise of Personal Comedy Theatre by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Brett Aresco. Brett Aresco looks at personal comedy theatre and recent shows by Neal Brennan and Mike Birbiglia.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Revising and Feminizing the Fairy Tale in Anastasia by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Amanda Prahl. A fairy tale for our modern age? A consideration of Anastasia by Amanda Prahl.

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Kevin Kling: On the Road with the Minnesota Bard by Ramona@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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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