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Monday, July 14, 2014

Post image for 2014 TCG National Conference Day 3

(Photo by Michal Daniel.) I woke up on the final day filled with hope for the conference and I’m filled with such enormous appreciation for the entire TCG staff. They did such an amazing job of trying to more deeply include diversity conversations and action in all aspects of the Conference instead of them just [...]

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Post image for Borderlands and Crossroads:<br />Transnational Connections in the Performance of Afrolantina/o Spiritualities

(This post is part of the 2014 TCG National Conference: Crossing Borders {Art | People} blog salon curated by Caridad Svich.) Espiritistas are important mediators of the dead for practitioners of Palo and Ocha/Santo. [. . .]  Importantly, during their masses, espiritistas help the living engage these dead through a complex theater of possession, often involving the experience of [...]

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Wendy MacLeod’s SETC Keynote Address

by Wendy MacLeod July 14, 2014 Artistry & Artistic Innovation
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(The following keynote address was originally presented at the 65th Annual SETC Convention and is reposted here with her permission.) “Whether we’re writers or actors, what really counts is not dreaming about fame and glory–but stamina” (Nina in THE SEAGULL) When I was a graduate student at Yale Drama School, another playwright and I did [...]

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Imagination is seeing things differently

by Michael J Bobbitt July 14, 2014 Diversity & Inclusion
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(This post is a part of the Diversity & Inclusion blog salon led by Online Curator Jacqueline E. Lawton. Check out further Diversity & Inclusion interviews on Jacqueline’s blog. If you are interested in participating in this or any other Circle blog salon, email Gus Schulenburg.) Diversity and Inclusion Blog Salon: Theatre for Young Audiences JACQUELINE LAWTON: First, tell me about the [...]

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