From the monthly archives:

August 2015

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(This post is part of the blog salon curated by Jacqueline E. Lawton for the 2015 TCG National Conference: Game Change. The following questions informed the final plenary session, “Artistic Leadership: How We Change the Game.”) JACQUELINE LAWTON: What was the most game-changing production you’ve seen or created, and why? GREG REINER: One formative experience for me was back in [...]

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Early-bird registration for the 2015 National Arts Marketing Project Conference ends Friday, August 28. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to save! The 2015 NAMP Conference brings together arts marketers from across the country to discuss the latest issues in marketing, earned income, audience development, social media, and new technologies. This event will provide the [...]

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2015 National Arts Marketing, Development and Ticketing Conference

by TCG News August 12, 2015 Uncategorized
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October 22-24, 2015 in San Francisco, CA TCG Member Theatres are entitled to $130 off the registration price to the upcoming National Arts Marketing, Development and Ticketing Conference in San Francisco, October 22-24, 2015.  In addition, TCG Members can bring two colleagues for FREE (3-for-1) by registering before the advance registration deadline of August 15. Presented by [...]

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2015 TCG National Conference Day Three

by Jacqueline E. Lawton August 5, 2015 National Conference
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(Photo by Roger Mastronianni. Yes, we did have a donut truck for breakfast on Saturday. Yes, it was yummy.) On the final day of the conference, I woke up thinking about the powerful stories from StoryCorps. The simplicity of a single image, two voices, and a strong narrative had me completely transfixed. I thought about the [...]

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Barrio Monologues

by Milta Ortiz August 5, 2015 MetLife/TCG A-ha! Think It Do It
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(Photo by Marc Pinate. The Barrio Stories project is supported by the MetLife/TCG A-Ha! Program.) The Barrio Stories project consists of three phases: Research, Development, and Production.  As project coordinator/class instructor, I was in charge of phase one, which was recently completed. This research portion of the project involved teaching a college level course, “Theatricalizing Oral Histories” to [...]

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2015 TCG National Conference Day Two

by Jacqueline E. Lawton August 4, 2015 National Conference
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(Photo by Roger Mastronianni.) Day Two of the Conference began bright and early at 8am with a number of events, including the the Theatres of Color Breakfast, which was facilitated by Randy Reinholz (Artistic Director, Native Voices and Professor, San Diego State University) and Alison De La Cruz (multi-disciplinary theatre artist, arts educator, and cultural organizer,) who [...]

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The Pasadena Playhouse…Revolutionized

by Seema Sueko and Victor Vazquez August 3, 2015 Audience (R)Evolution

 (Collage includes photos by Melissa Kobe, Melly Lee and The Pasadena Playhouse. This post is a part of the Audience (R)Evolution grant program and blog salon.) While TCG’s grant is called Audience (R)Evolution, perhaps implying that the audience is transformed, in truth not only did this grant help us achieve that but it revolutionized The Pasadena Playhouse as [...]

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2015 TCG National Conference Day One

by Jacqueline E. Lawton August 3, 2015 National Conference
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(Photo by Roger Mastronianni.) It’s Thursday morning. Day One of the National Conference, my 4th, TCG’s 25th. I scrolled through my Facebook and Twitter feeds. #CharlestonShooting was trending. I turned on the news. Six black women and three black men were worshipping at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, when they were [...]

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2015 Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) Institute Report Out

by Jacqueline E. Lawton August 3, 2015 Diversity & Inclusion
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(Photo by Roger Mastronianni.) Arrival in Cleveland: Go Cavs! #BlackLivesMatter I arrived in Cleveland on Tuesday. The city was at a fever pitch as the Cavaliers geared up for Game 5 of the NBA National Championship. Unfortunately, King James and team weren’t able to break the curse, but it was thrilling to get swept away in [...]

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Grounded In Reality

by Danielle Ward August 3, 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. San Diego REPertory Theatre is the grant recipient of the following Blue Star Theatres’ project, Grounded.) San Diego is home to 7 military bases which serve a combined population of military personnel, dependents and families of approximately 175,000 [...]

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