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"I feel more like a composer when I write a play, and that’s exhilarating."

Lorraine Treanor interviewed Jennifer Hoppe-House for a Women’s Voice Theatre Festival piece on DCTheatreScene.com. Check it out here!

I’m attracted to writing about how people cope; what they will say and what they won’t. 64 more words

When your dog gets a hold of craft paint...

I’m sure you can already see where this is going just from the title of the post…

Melvin. craft paint. carpet.

dun dun dun.

I received that picture yesterday morning just as I was arriving to work from a very unhappy Scott. 258 more words

All Things

Musical Moments

The following songs are referenced in Jennifer Hoppe-House’s Bad Dog.

The final scene of La Traviata, composed by Giuseppe Verdi

Rehab by Amy Winehouse… 18 more words


From the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism:
According to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc., women who have developed alcoholism have death rates nearly 75% higher than those of male alcoholics. 74 more words


From the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism:
In 2013, of the 71,713 total liver disease deaths among individuals aged 12 and older, 46.4 percent involved alcohol. 86 more words

The Unsung Gender-Parity Warriors

American Theatre magazine shines a spotlight on gender dis/parity and the mission of the Women’s Voices Theatre Festival.

"I think they do sweat lodges in a lot of cultures, don't they?"

In Bad Dog, two characters talk about the transformative experience of traveling to Mexico and experiencing a sweat lodge with a group of tourists. 241 more words