Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Let’s Get Lost: Can Rock Tell a Story Onstage? by (adewunmi)

By Jessica Wallenfels. Jessica Wallenfels considers the state of the new American musical.

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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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Livestreaming the Fashion Accessibility Project from the Epicenter Community and ArtsEmerson, Boston—Sat, June 24 by (thea)

By HowlRound TV. Epicenter Community and ArtsEmerson present the Fashion Accessibility Project livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer produced HowlRound.TV network Saturday, June 24…

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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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Confronting Oppression on Boston’s South Shore with Community-Based Theatre by (ebaar-Bittman)

By Gavin Damore. Gavin Damore shares about Artists From Surburbia, a theatre initiative on the south shore of Massachusetts.

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Sunday, June 18, 2017

Dramatizing Faith in the Post-Trump Era: A Conversation between Director June Guralnick and Playwright Suzanne Bradbeer by (jamie)

By Suzanne Bradbeer, June Guralnick. Conversation between director June Guralnick and playwright Suzanne Bradbeer about The God Game , plays about faith post-election, and the division of ch…

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Saturday, June 17, 2017

A Different Romeo & Juliet—A Year Later by (adewunmi)

By Briandaniel Oglesby. In the last installment of the series, Briandaniel Oglesby reflects on his queer adaptation of Romeo and Juliet , and advocates for more queer-centered theatre made w…

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Bloom Where You Grow: Interview with Claudia Nolan, American Dramaturg by (adewunmi)

By Maggie Sulc, Claudia Nolan. In this second installment, Maggie Sulc interviews dramaturg Claudia Nolan about her experience with new play development in the Northeast region of the United…

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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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Livestreaming the 2017 Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas Conference “Access, Activism & Art”—Thurs, June 22 - Sat, June 24— by (thea)

By HowlRound TV. Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas presents the 2017 LMDA Conference “Access, Activism & Art” livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer produced …

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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

A Volume from the Library of Possible and Impossible Worlds: On Imagined Theatres by (ebaar-Bittman)

By Daniel Sack. Daniel Sack shares the work of Imagined Theatres.

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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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Sunday, June 11, 2017

So, You’re Thinking About Becoming an Expat? A Meditation on Distance and the American Theatre by (adewunmi)

By Lydia Stryk. Expat playwright Lydia Stryk considers living and working at a distance from the US.

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Les Productions Ondinnok: On the Experience of Making Indigenous Theatre in Quebec, Canada / Les Productions Ondinnok: Sobre la Experiencia de Hacer T by (adewunmi)

By Carlos Rivera. In this installment, Choreographer Carlos Rivera talks about indigenous theatre in Quebec, highlighting the work of Yves Sioui Durand and Catherine Juntas of Les Production…

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

A Call for Inclusivity in Quebecois Theatre / Plaidoyer pour une Scène Québécoise Inclusive by (adewunmi)

By Isabel dos Santos. In this installment, actress Isabel dos Santos discusses traditional Quebec theatre and the lack of immigrant artists, and looks at theatres and organizations advocatin…

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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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Current Events as a Backdrop in Hands Up: 7 Playwrights, 7 Testaments by (adewunmi)

By Lydia K. Valentine. Lydia K. Valentine looks at Hands Up , a series of monologues that address the killing of unarmed black men by police.

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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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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

Beyond Limitations: Montreal’s Resilient English Theatre Scene by (adewunmi)

By Aki Matsushita. In this installment, Aki Matsushita discusses Montreal’s English theatre scene, touching on various companies, organizations, and opportunities for theatre artists.

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Monday, June 5, 2017

The View from My Balcony by (adewunmi)

By Arianna Bardesono. Arianna Bardesono launches the Montreal City Series with a look at the two theatre cultures of Montreal.

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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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Sunday, June 4, 2017

Politics, Propaganda, and Aesthetics: Sorting through Building the Wall by (avega)

By Jonathan Mandell. Jonathan Mandell compares the countrywide reaction to the anti-Trump play “Building the Wall” with its reception in New York, where it's closing a month early.

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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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Friday, June 2, 2017

Livestreaming The 2017 TCG National Conference: Full Circle—Portland, OR—Thurs, June 8-Sat, June 10—#TCG17 (#ASL-interpreted) by (thea)

By HowlRound TV. Theatre Communications Group presents the 2017 TCG National Conference: Full Circle (ASL-interpreted) livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV n…

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Livestreaming the 2017 Dance/USA Annual Conference Opening Plenary in Kansas City—Thurs, June 8—#DUSAconf, #DanceUSAKC by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. Dance/USA , the national association for professional dance, presents the Opening Plenary of the Dance/USA 2017 Annual Conference in Kansas City, Missouri livestreaming on t…

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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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