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Monday, June 10, 2024

Wish You Were Here by Gabriela

A roundtable on how to create radically welcoming access at the theatre.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 03:44PM
Friday, June 7, 2024

All the Lonely People by Gabriela

We say theatre can be healing, but what if that were literally true?

SOURCE: American Theatre at 11:47AM
Thursday, May 30, 2024

Nicole Watson Wants Playwrights’ Center to Be a Lighthouse by Gabriela

In her early days as the org's producing artistic director, she discusses process and the state of new-play development in American theatre.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 10:32AM
Monday, May 20, 2024

Bramble Theatre Company’s Lofty Ambitions by Gabriela

Putting down roots in Chicago's Andersonville neighborhood, the Bramble Arts Loft is both a home for the theatre company and a community-centered rental space.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 08:12AM
Wednesday, April 3, 2024

Ten Thousand Things Artistic Director Marcela Lorca to Step Down by Gabriela

Set to depart at the end of 2024 after six years at the helm, Lorca discusses her people-centered approach and love for the company.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 11:31AM
Thursday, March 28, 2024

6 Theatre Workers You Should Know by Gabriela

This Miami-focused roundup includes folks focused on developing Latine work, stage management, lighting design, immersive theatre, and more.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 01:58PM
Friday, March 22, 2024

Tomorrow’s Tamoras and Titanias: How to Heal the High School Space by Gabriela

High school theatre programs have often been sites of harm, particularly for femme and non-binary kids of color, but some are already paving a better path forward.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 02:01PM
Friday, March 15, 2024

Jennifer Morrison Realizes a Childhood Dream by Gabriela

The film and television actor talks returning to Chicago, acting training, and tackling Margaret Atwood's 'The Penelopiad' at the Goodman.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 01:57PM
Tuesday, January 30, 2024

Best Damn Book Shop: The Understudy’s New Frontier by Gabriela

As it nears its birthday, the Chicago bookstore is staging a show in its space, by a playwright who's logged some quality writing at the café.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 12:51PM
Monday, January 22, 2024

Plateias Cheias: Report from Brazil by Gabriela

In Rio and elsewhere, theatre often spills into the streets, as part of an ongoing effort to expand access and expression across the nation's socioeconomic and political divides.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 02:43PM
Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Joe Mazza’s Brave Lens by Gabriela

How one iconic Chicago theatre photographer captures the 'now' not only with his camera but with whole body and soul.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 03:20PM
Friday, September 29, 2023

Destinos Honors Ancestry, Posterity, y the Creative Alchemists de Hoy by Gabriela

This year's 6th annual Latiné festival prepares to crack open the possibilities of the American theatre with 'un poquito de todo.'

SOURCE: American Theatre at 09:54AM
Thursday, September 7, 2023

Chicago Companies Partner to Celebrate Pearl Cleage by Gabriela

Goodman Theatre has announced a month-long, city-wide celebration honoring Pearl Cleage with partnerships across six Chicago theatre companies.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 03:28PM
Monday, August 7, 2023

Dos Hermanos Sueñan: Marvin and Brian Quijada’s Shared Story by Gabriela

Their styles may differ, but these Chicago-hailing brothers have honored their history and innovated for the future with works made together and apart.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 10:34AM
Friday, July 21, 2023

How to THRIVE! in a Time of Crisis by Gabriela

TCG's recent virtual gathering convened theatres of color to offer stories of hope, share practices and critiques, and build collective understanding.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 11:03AM
Wednesday, June 28, 2023

BoHo Theatre and the ‘Brutal Calculus’ of Chicago Storefronts by Gabriela

Struggling to draw funding and audiences while aiming for the goal of livable wages, companies like 20-year-old BoHo Theatre are making an exit.

SOURCE: American Theatre at 05:34PM

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