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Leadership U

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(This post is a part of Josh Friedman’s Leadership U[niversity] Continuing Ed grant activities.)  Several years ago, my wife and I were getting tired of the same date night conversations about the kids, the week ahead, and what we’d have for dinner that week.  At the advice of a friend, we found a book with [...]

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We’re pleased to announce the 2014 Round 2 recipients of the Leadership U[niversity]—One-on-One program. Through the support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, grants of $75,000 have been awarded to six exceptionally talented early-career leaders from all areas of theatre for professional development via mentorships at a TCG Member Theatre, with an additional $5,000 honorarium [...]

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The Rebirth of Cool

by Quentin Talley May 20, 2014 Leadership U
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Dear Group, This ain’t your regular Theater Communications post. This is music. Something like trying to explain jazz. Yes, there is structure; but at the end of the day, ya just got ta catch da feelin’ and fall into the experience. This is an ode to rhythm; a work song learned from a producing elder [...]

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2014 Round 2 Cycle B of Leadership U

by TCG News April 15, 2014 Leadership U
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We are pleased to announce the 2014 Round 2 Cycle B recipients of the Leadership U[niversity]—Continuing Ed program. Through the support of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, grants of up to $5,000 will support four mid-career and veteran theatre professionals at TCG Member Theatres for learning opportunities to advance their leadership skills. The goal of [...]

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Live Broadcasting: The Future of Theater

by Maureen Towey January 30, 2014 Leadership U
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I sit down in a small movie theater in Berkeley as the curtain rises on a production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time at the National Theatre in London.  Through the NTLive program, we are able to watch the production in real time from halfway across the world. By intermission, I [...]

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Cycle A Recipients of Leadership U[niversity]—Continuing Ed

by TCG News October 17, 2013 Leadership U
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(Editor’s note: In addition to the exciting announcement regarding the Cycle A Continuing Ed recipients, we wanted to point your attention to the launch of the next cycle’s application process–the next deadline for Continuing Ed is January 15, 2014. -G. Schulenburg) We are pleased to announce the 2013 Cycle A recipients of the Leadership U[niversity]—Continuing Ed [...]

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Respect, Love and Space: A Culture Revealed

by Anne Lambert April 17, 2013 Interviews
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(Photo by Gena J Photography. Pictures: Quentin Talley, founder and artistic director of On Q Performing Arts; Tom Gabbard, president & CEO of Blumenthal Performing Arts; Emilya Cachapero, director of artistic programs/ITI-US, TCG; Lou Bellamy, founder & artistic director of Penumbra Theatre Company) An interview with theatre legend Lou Bellamy, founder and artistic director of the [...]

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Fulbright Stories: Maureen Towey

by Jake Lasser April 15, 2013 Global Citizenship
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(Photo by Brett Bailey) Between World Theatre Day, the Global Connections Round 2 Cycle B application deadline, and our delegation to Cuba, March was a big month for international theatre exchange here at TCG. Although TCG is always actively working towards facilitating cultural exchange for the artists and organizations in our family, it’s important to [...]

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Leadership U[niversity] Recipients Announced

by TCG News July 19, 2012 Leadership U
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The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Theatre Communications Group announce the inaugural round of recipients for the Leadership U[niversity] program. Six early-career theatre leaders will receive One-on-One grants for professional development via mentorships at TCG Member Theatres. Eight mid-career and veteran theatre professionals at TCG Member Theatres will receive Continuing Ed grants for learning opportunities [...]

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Leadership U: Continuing Ed Guidelines & Application Available

by TCG News February 27, 2012 Leadership U
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Leadership U: Continuing Ed - Guidelines and Application Now Available! The goal of Leadership U[niversity] is to strengthen the field by developing the individuals who are the core and future of theatre. Continuing Ed grants of up to $6,000 will be awarded to eight mid-career to veteran professionals at TCG Member Theatres for learning opportunities that [...]

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