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Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Post image for The audience:  Friend, foe, or innocent bystander?  Or, questions about the intersection of art and community.

(This post is a part of the Artistic Innovation blog salon curated by Caridad Svich for the 2013 TCG National Conference: Learn Do Teach in Dallas). I think a lot about the audience when I write. In fact, I’m thinking about you right now. Well maybe not you specifically, but my ideas of who you might be. What made [...]


Post image for Teresa’s Weekly Update: Advocacy Blitz Edition

This week, I’d like to focus your attention on important developments on Capitol Hill affecting the arts. We need your help, and I hope you’ll take action and spread the word. Last week, you may have received an action alert from the Performing Arts Alliance: a nearly 50% cut to the NEA’s funding has been [...]


Technology in Theater: One Step Ahead

by Brett Elliott July 30, 2013 Audience & Community Engagement
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(Photo Caption: An audience member listens to spoken text, and music by local Chicago musicians, during a performance of en route. Chicago Shakespeare Theater presented this special production of en route devised specifically for the City of Chicago by Australian company One Step at a Time Like This in the summer of 2011. Photo by [...]

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