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"Oh, for Pete's Sake!"

LDI is an entertainment technology trade show held every November in Las Vegas. When lighting design was central to my creative activity and scholarship, I attended every year. 517 more words

Institutional Infrastructure

How Women Are Taking Centre Stage

Lack of female representation has always been an issue in British Theatre.

Now, the situation is starting to change. Since 2012, when Josie Rourke was appointed artistic director of the  Donmar Warehouse as the first female head of a major theatre in London, a new wave of women have been taking the lead. 836 more words

Featured

Are you bored of this shit? #MeToo

I am SO tired of shitty stories about women.

I am tired of shitty stupid, how-many-times-do-I-have-to-watch-this-same-old-ass-trope, kinds of narratives about ladies.

I am quite tired of listening to the same supposed allies defend the same small NOT reprehensible parts of a female character that makes her, um, remotely a baseline human as clear evidence of a writer or director’s progressive ability to write women. 1,508 more words

Context For Creation

Not Now Mum! Theatre for mothers.

Introducing Notnow Collective

 

We are very excited to be working with new theatre company Notnow Collective on their first tour. Their show is inspired by motherhood and includes relaxed performances which parents can bring their babies to. 460 more words

Creative Companies

An Odyssey with Lydia

This year I’ve been asked by the progressive and internationally minded Teater Republique in Copenhagen to assist talented, Berlin-based director; Lydia Bunk in putting together a text for her version of The Odyssey! 75 more words

Greek Theatre

Cambria Press Publication Review: Fearless Femininity by Women in American Theatre (1910s to 2010s)

Congratulations to Professor Lynne Greeley (University of Vermont) on the outstanding review of her book Fearless Femininity by Women in American Theatre (1910s to 2010s) 285 more words

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