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Combating Global Narratives                                                    by Ashley Hajimirsadeghi
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Combating Global Narratives by Ashley Hajimirsadeghi

In a world filled with anxiety and fear due to the ongoing pandemic, as theatres remained shuttered and the future seemed uncertain, a group of women from all over the world started an online project. These women met virtually during  the League of Professional Theatre Women’s Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award 2020 event week.  Initiated and … Continue reading

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Resources for Theatre Women

ARTISTS and THOSE WHO WANT TO SUPPORT ARTISTS: If you are struggling to make ends meet in these unsettled times, here are some useful resources. If you have means, here are some ideas about where your dollars will directly help your community. https://actorsfund.org/am-i-eligible-help https://dgf.org/donate/donate/ https://www.theatreartlife.com/management/coronavirus-gig-cancellations/ Add additional resources in the comment section. Stay safe. Spring … Continue reading

It’s All A Game:  Exploring Process with Erin Cronican, Exec Artistic Director, The Seeing Place Theater by Frances McGarry
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It’s All A Game: Exploring Process with Erin Cronican, Exec Artistic Director, The Seeing Place Theater by Frances McGarry

“The Game — can we continue with it?” is a question posed in The Maids, an absurdist play by Jean Genet which opened March 2019 by The Seeing Place Theater in their East 4th street theater.  This question is not so remotely detached from the current complicity confronting both American and global citizens.  Pretending to strangle … Continue reading

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Honoring Artists Who Have Brought Us Closer to Parity on March 25

This year’s Theatre Women Awards will honor director/choreographer Graciela Daniele (Lifetime Achievement Award), director May Adrales (Josephine Abady Award), acting teacher and author Mari Lyn Henry (LPTW Special Award), the founding members of the feminist activist and advocacy group The Kilroys (LPTW Lucille Lortel Visionary Award), scenic designer Mimi Lien (Ruth Morley Award), translator/director/producer Joanne … Continue reading