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Friday, July 31, 2015

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(Christopher Morriss in “Rorschach Test.” Photo by June Xie. This post is part of the Audience (R)Evolution online salon curated by Caridad Svich for the TCG Audience (R)Evolution Convening in Kansas City, MO in 2015.) “What do you see?” The psychologist (Christopher Morriss) points at an inkblot on the gallery wall and audience members shout out: “a butterfly!” “a vagina!” [...]

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(This post is a part of series highlighting the work of recipients of TCG’s Blue Star Theatres grant program. Steppenwolf Theatre Company is the grant recipient of the following Blue Star Theatres project, Veterans’ Night Preview Series.) The Veterans’ Night series at Steppenwolf Theatre Company is a well-established program. In 1984, co-founder Gary Sinise directed Tracers, which [...]

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Student to Student: Writing Plays and Building Community

by Frank Cervarich July 31, 2015 Blue Star Theatres
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(This post is a part of series highlighting the work of recipients of TCG’s Blue Star Theatres grant program. Young Playwrights’ Theater is the grant recipient of the following Blue Star Theatres project, Military Child Education Coalition.) On my second day at Young Playwrights’ Theater (YPT), I was asked to attend a conference at the National Harbor. I [...]

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NEA Announces Second Round of FY15 Art Works Grants

by Miranda Cornell July 31, 2015 Advocacy
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The NEA has announced the second round of funding for Fiscal Year 2015 totaling $25,599,000 awarded through 960 Art Works grants to not-for-profit arts organizations nationwide. In this round of funding, 56 Art Works grants were awarded to TCG Member Theatres totaling $1,520,000. Art Works funding is awarded to not-for-profit arts organizations and supported projects [...]

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