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The Women are Right Here

File this under things I didn’t think would still be an issue when I hit my forties…

This morning I was reading about how it’s 2015 and theater companies across the United States are announcing their seasons of plays and none of the plays are written by women. 285 more words

Shakespeare pot inspired genius - I doubt that!

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/theatre/william-shakespeare/11792533/Cannabis-discovered-in-tobacco-pipes-found-in-William-Shakespeares-garden.html

Shakespeare one of the world’s greatest enigmas. Worth looking at sonnet 86 for an answer to great inspiration. Rather than pot may I suggest an explanation for genius is an extraneous source like the one which inspired Blake, Bacon, Shelley, Keats, Brooke, Christie & many other great writers, poets & philosophers. 131 more words

Getting Freaky with ROSS DUNGAN!

The gentleman are pictured here in Annie’s kitchen. Which is also a kitchen that appeared on the cover of the Irish Times this year. But that’s another story, one that doesn’t need to be discussed in these pages. 171 more words

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Small Rochester theater gets big scorn from writers over request for plays

Leaders of Words Players Theatre in Rochester didn’t think they were on the radar of America’s top playwrights.

But it only took a few days for the small-time theater to earn big-time backlash over a… 466 more words

News

All Artists Matter

You may have heard or read about the brouhaha that’s arisen around a small, amateur theatre group down in Rochester (MN) that put out a call for play submissions for their short play festival. 1,019 more words

Theatre

Carnations Will Do

My first time on stage, I performed during a black history program at my elementary school. My mother gave me a bouquet of pink carnations at the end of the show. 324 more words

Writing