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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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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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