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Thursday, September 20, 2018

We're Hiring a Communications Manager! by [email protected] (ramona)

By HowlRound. Are you interested in working for HowlRound? We’re hiring a full-time Communications Manager—details about applying within.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 11:03AM
Monday, September 10, 2018

How to Host a Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon by [email protected] (ramona)

By Sierra Carlson. Dramaturg Sierra Carlson describes her process for hosting a Women in Theatre Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon at her university, and encourages others engage in digital dramaturgica…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 10:04AM
Thursday, August 9, 2018

Theatre Criticism Now: Twitter Chat 13 August 2018 by [email protected] (ramona)

By HowlRound. Announcing a #howlround twitter chat on the state of theatre criticism now on Monday 13 August at 4pmET.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 04:45PM
Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Getting Out The Vote: Theatres and Civic Responsibility by [email protected] (ramona)

By Tiffany Antone. Tiffany Antone writes about Get Out the Vote initiatives at US theatre companies of various sizes.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 04:59PM
Monday, August 6, 2018

ConeXión and Aesthetic Resistance at the 2018 Latinx Theatre Commons Carnaval by [email protected] (ramona)

By Regan Postma-Montaño. Regan Postma-Montaño reports on the 2018 Latinx Theatre Commons' Carnaval of New Latinx Work, which took place on the 19-21 July in Chicago, Illinois.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 02:44PM
Sunday, July 29, 2018

Twenty-five Meditations on SITI Company’s Theater Piece No. 1 by [email protected] (ramona)

By David Dudley. David Dudley explores the story behind John Cage’s Theater Piece No. 1 and discuses SITI Company’s recent production of it, which was conceived and directed by Anne Boga…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 09:00AM
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The How of Theatre: a Playwriting Class by [email protected] (ramona)

By Lauren Gunderson. Playwright Lauren Gunderson offers other writers lessons on dramatic structure, building characters, and crafting a powerful ending.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 02:49PM
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Celebration, Abundance, and ConeXion: Welcome to the Carnaval of New Latinx Work by [email protected] (ramona)

By Lisa Portes. Lisa Portes' remarks from the opening of the Latinx Theatre Commons Carnaval of New Latinx Work in Chicago, Illinois.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 01:52PM
Monday, July 9, 2018

The Why of Theatre: a Playwriting Class by [email protected] (ramona)

By Lauren Gunderson. Lauren M. Gunderson is the Playwright-in-Residence at Marian Theater Company through the National Playwright Residency Program , funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundatio…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 08:00AM
Sunday, July 8, 2018

When the Pen is Mightier Than the Casting Couch by [email protected] (ramona)

By Emily C.A. Snyder. Emily Snyder encourages playwrights to write juicy, complex characters for people who have not historically been cast in leading roles.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 08:00AM
Thursday, July 5, 2018

How to Respond to a "Casting Controversy" by [email protected] (ramona)

By Lavina Jadhwani. Director Lavina Jadhwani summarizes conversations about casting she's been involved with in the past, and offers advice to artists and producers who find themselves facin…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 10:48AM
Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Looking for “Lesbians” in God of Vengeance and Indecent by [email protected] (ramona)

By Warren Hoffman. Writer Warren Hoffman dives into the history of God of Vengeance , the Yiddish play from 1907 that inspired Paula Vogel's Indecent , and the questions around language and …

SOURCE: HowlRound at 09:25AM
Monday, June 18, 2018

New Visions, Voices, and Perspectives in Theatre for Young Audiences by [email protected] (ramona)

By Elizabeth Brendel Horn. Elizabeth Brendel Horn writes about Cartography at the Kennedy Center's New Visions/New Voices festival.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 07:32PM
Sunday, June 17, 2018

Embracing the Canoe: How Does a Small Company Thrive? by [email protected] (ramona)

By Olivia D'Ambrosio. Olivia D’Ambrosio, Producing Artistic Director of Bridge Repertory Theater in Boston, MA discusses how the company's early ambitions led to challenges, and how t…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 08:00AM
Thursday, June 14, 2018

Building Understanding between Veterans and the Community through Playwriting by [email protected] (ramona)

By Leilani Squire. Leilani Squire explores the healing power of writing through her experience of working with veterans to write a play about their time at war and sharing their stories with…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 11:34AM
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Writing a Play Begins with Listening by [email protected] (ramona)

By Renée Darline Roden. Playwright Renée Darline Roden talks about her travels to Israel and Palestine to gain inspiration for a new play and encountering what Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie cal…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 10:46AM
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

“The Camera is My Beloved”: Michelle Memran Creates Documentary Art with María Irene Fornés by [email protected] (ramona)

By Martha Steketee, Michelle Memran. Journalist and filmmaker Michelle Memran reflects upon the easy beginning, the messy middle, the focused concluding months, and MOMA premiere screening o…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 09:57AM
Thursday, June 7, 2018

The Boys in the Band and the Limitations of Gay History on Stage by [email protected] (ramona)

By Jonathan Mandell. Jonathan Mandell writes about The Boys in the Band , The Gentleman Caller , and 217 Boxes of Dr. Henry Anonymous , and discusses their portrayal of gay male characters.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 10:21AM
Sunday, June 3, 2018

A Major Challenge of Being an Emerging Artist by [email protected] (ramona)

By Naomi Joseph. UK-based theatremaker Naomi Joseph looks at a problem many emerging theatre creators face: that artist development opportunities for them have upper age limits.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 08:00AM
Thursday, May 31, 2018

Working With/In Communities: Modeling Decolonized Practices by [email protected] (ramona)

By Megan Sandberg-Zakian, Michael Rohd, Michael Garcés, Larissa FastHorse, Ty Defoe, Rebecca Martinez, Sulu LeoNimm, Maia Directors. Director Megan Sandberg-Zakian talks with representative…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 10:04AM
Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Decolonizing Texts, Words, and Communication by [email protected] (ramona)

By Jacqueline E. Lawton, Lisa Ravensbergen, mia susan amir, DeLesslin George-Warren. In this podcast, DeLesslin “Roo” George-Warren, Jacqueline E. Lawton, Lisa Cooke Ravensbergen, and mi…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 09:24AM
Monday, May 28, 2018

Decolonizing Creation Processes by Reclaiming Narratives by [email protected] (ramona)

By Mary Kathryn Nagle, Robert Goodwin. Robert Goodwin and Mary Kathryn Nagle discuss decolonizing Western theatre, linear narrative structures, the historic silencing of underrepresented voi…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 08:00AM
Thursday, May 24, 2018

Announcing the Six Playwrights Selected for the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work by [email protected] (ramona)

By 2018 LTC Carnaval Selection Committee. It is with great excitement that we introduce these six new Latinx plays into our field, by both emerging and established voices in the American the…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 01:09PM
Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Celebrando Fornés/Celebrating Fornés 2019-2020 by [email protected] (ramona)

By Cynthia DeCure, Marissa Chibas. Announcing the Celebrando Fornés/Celebrating Fornés initiative, a year-long event to raise awareness of Maria Irene Fornés’s impact on theatre and pre…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 02:33PM
Monday, April 16, 2018

Sexuality in India’s Proscenium Theatre by [email protected] (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…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 10:41AM
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

#MeToo: Power, Complicity, and Collective Responsibility by [email protected] (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.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 12:05PM
Thursday, March 29, 2018

Towards Cultural Access and Participation in Portugal by [email protected] (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…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 10:34AM
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Graz, Austria: City of Culture…City of Climate Change Communication by [email protected] (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…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 10:59AM
Monday, March 12, 2018

Introducing May, HowlRound Content Editor! by [email protected] (ramona)

By HowlRound. HowlRound is thrilled to welcome May Antaki on board as our new Content Editor!

SOURCE: HowlRound at 09:00AM
Monday, March 5, 2018

Opening Space for Collaboration and Change by [email protected] (ramona)

By Amy Clare Tasker. Director Amy Clare Tasker on how the organizing practice of Open Space has revolutionized her work.

SOURCE: HowlRound at 04:46PM
Sunday, February 25, 2018

More Life for Angels in America by [email protected] (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…

SOURCE: HowlRound at 03:55PM

All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards