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A DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVE Girls at a high school in Afghanistan are delighted to see a performance by women (usually banned from performing).  Bond Street Theatre of New York has created four all-women’s theatre groups that perform solely for women. Here we see Simorgh Theatre’s all-women’s group presenting a performance they created about women’s right to … Continue reading

Company Managers: Women at Work by Dara O’Brien
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Company Managers: Women at Work by Dara O’Brien

“Company manager is one of the hardest jobs on the show.” That’s how Producer Marcia Goldberg, who is also a partner at 321 Theatrical Management, described this pivotal role. They are the lynchpins of every Broadway production and national tour. Yet few people outside the Broadway community know what the company manager’s job is–or that … Continue reading

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Equity in Theatre: What exactly does it mean and what would it take to actually have it?

By LPTW VP of Programming Shellen Lubin.  This piece continues a partnership between HowlRound and the League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW). In 2012, LPTW launched its journal WITOnline, and in 2015, it will become a searchable resource for the field, building a women’s history of theatre through in-depth profiles, interviews, and articles. Find all … Continue reading