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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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Equity, Equality, and the Need for Evolution: The state of funding for Latinx Theatre Companies in the City of Angels by Ramona@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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@howlround.com (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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