Because its 2016: One Woman of European Descent’s Promise of Action

Last night, here in Vancouver, there was a large forum called “BECAUSE IT’S 2016: An Open Invitation from the Latino Theatre Community to Discuss Representation.” I took a photo fairly early in the evening, around which time I counted about 115 people present. My phone rang from the building’s buzzer…

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Q2Q Comics

  I’m sure by now some of you have come across Q2Q comics, but for those of you who haven’t, you really should. Q2Q Comics is written and drawn by Steve Younkins. He’s a company member at the Maryland Ensemble Theatre where he works primarily as a sound designer. He posts new comics…

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NEW WEEKLY COLUMN: Smash Stage Manager Watch – S01 E04 The Cost of Art

Last Monday night after watching Smash I was talking with David Loehr about how I hoped that when they introduced that stage manager character it wouldn’t just be a caricature (a la Slings & Arrows [which I love]). He laughed and said, “You assume they’re going to bother with one.” Tonight…

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