Thursday, September 29, 2016

Livestreaming Conference: Bitef and Cultural Diplomacy: Theatre Festivals and Geopolitics—BITEF Festival and UNESCO Chair in Cultural Policy and Man by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. The Conference Bitef and Cultural Diplomacy: Theatre Festivals and Geopolitics livestreams on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at Sa…

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Relaxed Performances: The nuts and bolts of offering sensory-friendly experiences to your audience by (ramona)

By Erica Nagel. In this #IdentityWeek blog, Erica Nagel of the McCarter Theatre discusses how, and why, they’ve made Relaxed Performances part of their equity, diversity, and inclusion wor…

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Neil Simon’s Legacy has Spoiled His Best Plays for Millennials by (ramona)

By Ricky Young-Howze. Ricky Young-Howze writes about Neil Simon’s influence on pop culture comedic tropes.

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Hierarchies of Power: Cisgender Playwrights and Trans Characters by (ramona)

By Basil Kreimendahl. In this #IdentityWeek blog, playwright Basil Kreimendahl discusses the representation of trans characters on stage.

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Is Art the Best Way to Tell the Truth? / الرجاء النزول لقراءة المقال باللغة العربية by (ramona)

By Wael Qadour. Wael Qadour describes creating a piece of theatre with young people living in northern Jordan.

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

The Creative Commons, or “Commonly Creative” by (adewunmi)

By Cheryl Davis. Playwright and attorney Cheryl Davis delves into the legal specifics of Creative Commons and fair use, explaining how artists can use them to fit their needs.

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Getting Specific: One Playwright’s Complicated Casting Choices by (adewunmi)

By Larissa FastHorse. Kicking off #IdentityWeek, Playwright Larissa FastHorse discusses workshopping her play What Would Crazy Horse Do? at Santa Clara University, and advocates the playwrig…

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Monday, September 26, 2016

Speedo Activism: Intimacy and the Aesthetics of Resistance by (adewunmi)

By Priscilla Page. Priscilla Page on Ricardo Gamboa and Sean James William Parris’ Space Age at Free Street Theater in Chicago, Illinois.

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Theatre History Podcast # 6: Diversifying the Classics with Barbara Fuchs by (adewunmi)

By Michael Lueger. Michael Lueger and Barbara Fuchs discuss the plays written during Spain’s theatrical Golden Age, and Barbara’s Diversifying the Classic project, which aims to bring th…

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Sunday, September 25, 2016

A Tale of One Play in Two Cities by (adewunmi)

By Tammy Ryan. The trajectory of playwright Tammy Ryan’s play Lost Boy in Whole Foods about Sudanese refugees in America and how a play about refugees plays today.

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Staging Local, Staying Small by (adewunmi)

By Kyna Hamill, Brianna Randolph. Kyna Hamill and Brianna Randolph discuss crafting Letters to Medford, a theatre performance by Two Roads Performance Projects.

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Livestreaming Conversation from the V4@Theatre Critics Residency at the International Theatre Festival Divadelná Nitra—Nitra, Slovakia—Wed, Sept by HowlRound

By HowlRound TV. The International Theatre Festival Divadelná Nitra in Slovakia presents the V4@Theatre Critics Residency livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound …

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Saturday, September 24, 2016

The Teachings of Treefall by (adewunmi)

By Stephanie Kerley Schwartz. Scenic Designer Stephanie Kerley Schwartz shares her process for designing Henry Murray’s Treefall, which inspired her to work on HeatWave, a project connecti…

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The ATC Youth Ensemble Deconstructs This Beautiful City by (adewunmi)

By Neal Reynolds. Neal Reynolds writes on the power of This Beautiful City , performed by high school students at American Theater Company.

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Recipe for Change by (adewunmi)

By Julia Levine. Director Julia Levine discusses how she approaches her process, and examines the relationship between food and theatre.

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After Orlando: An International Theatre Action by (adewunmi)

By Blair Baker, Zac Kline, Caridad Svich. Blair Baker, Zac Kline, and Caridad Svich discuss how they decided to take action and mobilize artists to create theatre pieces after the Pulse Nigh…

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Theatre in the Age of Climate Change: An Educator’s View by (adewunmi)

By Elspeth Tilley. As part of the Theatre in the Age of Climate Change, playwright and educator Elspeth Tilley discusses the benefits of bringing collaborative creative activism into the cla…

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Livestreaming Panel Discussions Exploring Identity in Theatre—Samuel French & Playbill—New York City—Tues, Sept 27 - Fri, Sept 30 by (thea)

By HowlRound TV. Samuel French , Playbill , and HowlRound present #IdentityWeek , a free four-day panel event exploring racial, cultural, sexual and gender identity in the theatre livestream…

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The Effect, or the Need for Love by (adewunmi)

By David Dudley. David Dudley on Lucy Prebble’s The Effect , directed by David Cromer at the Barrow Street Theatre in New York City.

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Livestreaming a Conversation with Romeo Castellucci at the Martin E. Segal Theatre Center—New York City—Tues, Sept 27 by (thea)

By HowlRound TV. The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presents a conversation with Romeo Castellucci , livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlroun…

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Livestreaming a Performance of The Mobile Porch Tour: "The Wildflower Project" by Double Nickels Theatre Co—Washington, DC—Mon, Sept 26 by (thea)

By HowlRound TV. Double Nickels Theatre Company presents a performance of The Mobile Porch Tour: "The Wildflower Project", livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound …

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

How Theatre Renewed My Perspective on Climate Change by HowlRound

By Sterling Oliver. Undergraduate actor Sterling Oliver writes about how performing Forward led him to rediscover a passion for working to prevent climate change.

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“Glitterwashing” Orientalism in Molière’s Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme by HowlRound

By Catherine M. Young. Catherine M. Young on Théâtre des Bouffes du Nord’s production of Molière and Lully’s Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, directed by Denis Podalydès’at the Lincoln Ce…

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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

An Opposite is Made Visible by Another by HowlRound

By Hanane Hajj Ali. A prominent theatre figure in Lebanon and the Arab region, Hanane Hajj Ali reflects in this piece on the personal and professional encounters that have made her the free …

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A Hope I Can Live With by HowlRound

By Emily Mendelsohn. Director Emily Mendelsohn shares her experience at the 2016 Theatre Without Borders Conference, and muses on an “ecological way of seeing” for her work.

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Livestreaming The Future of Performance in the Era of Global Surveillance Lecture at the Martin E. Segal Theatre Center—New York City—Tues, Sept 2 by (thea)

By HowlRound TV. The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presents the lecture The Future of Performance in the Era of Global Surveillance, livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced…

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Monday, September 19, 2016

Native Communities and Climate Change, Center Stage by HowlRound

By Jaisey Bates. Playwright Jaisey Bates urges us to include Native communities and artists in the work to combat climate change and in the work we put on stage.

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Theatre History Podcast # 5: Joel Berkowitz on the Yiddish Theatre's Past (and Present) by HowlRound

By Michael Lueger. Michael Lueger talks with Joel Berkowitz about Yiddish theatre’s historical and present iterations.

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Sunday, September 18, 2016

The Journey to an Eco-Play by HowlRound

By Paula Cizmar. Playwright Paula Cizmar discusses the process of making her eco-play The Chisera (AKA Lost Borders)

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Colleagues, Counselors, and Confidants: Theatre Critics of the Twin Cities by HowlRound

By Jack Reuler. Mixed Blood Artistic Director Jack Reuler reflects on his longstanding relationships with the theatre critics of the Twin Cities: Minneapolis–Saint Paul, Minnesota.

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Saturday, September 17, 2016

A Lover's Guide to American Playwrights: Edward Albee by HowlRound

By Todd London. In this installation of A Lover's Guide to American Playwrights, Todd London salutes Edward Albee who passed away on September 16, 2016. This article was originally published…

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