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Thursday, August 9, 2018

Theatre Criticism Now: Twitter Chat 13 August 2018 by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By HowlRound. Announcing a #howlround twitter chat on the state of theatre criticism now on Monday 13 August at 4pmET.

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Getting Out The Vote: Theatres and Civic Responsibility by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Tiffany Antone. Tiffany Antone writes about Get Out the Vote initiatives at US theatre companies of various sizes.

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Monday, August 6, 2018

ConeXión and Aesthetic Resistance at the 2018 Latinx Theatre Commons Carnaval by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Regan Postma-Montaño. Regan Postma-Montaño reports on the 2018 Latinx Theatre Commons' Carnaval of New Latinx Work, which took place on the 19-21 July in Chicago, Illinois.

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Sunday, July 29, 2018

Twenty-five Meditations on SITI Company’s Theater Piece No. 1 by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By David Dudley. David Dudley explores the story behind John Cage’s Theater Piece No. 1 and discuses SITI Company’s recent production of it, which was conceived and directed by Anne Boga…

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Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The How of Theatre: a Playwriting Class by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Lauren Gunderson. Playwright Lauren Gunderson offers other writers lessons on dramatic structure, building characters, and crafting a powerful ending.

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

Celebration, Abundance, and ConeXion: Welcome to the Carnaval of New Latinx Work by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Lisa Portes. Lisa Portes' remarks from the opening of the Latinx Theatre Commons Carnaval of New Latinx Work in Chicago, Illinois.

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Monday, July 9, 2018

The Why of Theatre: a Playwriting Class by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Lauren Gunderson. Lauren M. Gunderson is the Playwright-in-Residence at Marian Theater Company through the National Playwright Residency Program , funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundatio…

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Sunday, July 8, 2018

When the Pen is Mightier Than the Casting Couch by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Emily C.A. Snyder. Emily Snyder encourages playwrights to write juicy, complex characters for people who have not historically been cast in leading roles.

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

How to Respond to a "Casting Controversy" by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Lavina Jadhwani. Director Lavina Jadhwani summarizes conversations about casting she's been involved with in the past, and offers advice to artists and producers who find themselves facin…

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Looking for “Lesbians” in God of Vengeance and Indecent by Ramona@howlround.com (ramona)

By Warren Hoffman. Writer Warren Hoffman dives into the history of God of Vengeance , the Yiddish play from 1907 that inspired Paula Vogel's Indecent , and the questions around language and …

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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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