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Lateness, fighting, phones: Seven etiquette violations to avoid at the theater (and a few to disregard)

Performing Arts Critic Andrew Meacham, Tampa Bay Times Published: August 1, 2018 Updated: August 1, 2018 at 12:10 PM You might recall the evening of Nov. 8, 2016. Millions of Americans watched election returns coming in, including what seemed like every third audience member attending opening night of The Curious Incident of the Dog in [...]

By | August 5th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Lateness, fighting, phones: Seven etiquette violations to avoid at the theater (and a few to disregard)

What Were The Nuremberg Trials? — History.com

Held for the purpose of bringing Nazi war criminals to justice, the Nuremberg trials were a series of 13 trials carried out in Nuremberg, Germany, between 1945 and 1949. The defendants, who included Nazi Party officials and high-ranking military officers along with German industrialists, lawyers and doctors, were indicted on such charges as crimes against [...]

By | August 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What Were The Nuremberg Trials? — History.com

Activist Spotlight: Delores Huerta

As part of our work on the story of The Mirabal Sisters as told in In The Time of the Butterflies, it is our honor to spotlight other powerful women who are making change in the world. Co-founder of the United Farm Workers Association, Dolores Clara Fernandez Huerta is one of the most influential labor [...]

By | March 28th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Activist Spotlight: Delores Huerta

How to Keep the Mariposas Alive

How to Keep the Mariposas Alive Julia Alvarez with Dedé Mirabal Dedé attended a dance theatre performance by EVEOKE of In the Time of the Butterflies. The dancers all got to meet her. They had come all the way from San Diego to perform their moving adaptation for Dominicans. You can imagine when the Dedé dancer [...]

By | March 21st, 2018|Blog, Events|Comments Off on How to Keep the Mariposas Alive

Meet the Playwright of In The Time of the Butterflies — Caridad Svich

Caridad Svich Playwright/text-builder, theatre-maker, translator, lyricist, editor, educator Caridad Svich received a 2012 OBIE Award for Lifetime Achievement in the theatre, a 2012 Edgerton Foundation New Play Award and NNPN rolling world premiere for Guapa, and the 2011 American Theatre Critics Association Primus Prize for her play The House of the Spirits, based Isabel Allende’s [...]

By | March 14th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Meet the Playwright of In The Time of the Butterflies — Caridad Svich

Keely and Du: The Mystery of Jane Martin

  When Jon Jory founded Louisville's Festival of New American Plays (now the Humana Festival of New American Plays) in 1976, he was already a playwright himself, having written the dialogue and lyrics for three musicals. But Jory's greatest success as a playwright may have come under a pseudonym. He is reputed to be the [...]

By | January 11th, 2018|Blog, Events, Press, Shows|Comments Off on Keely and Du: The Mystery of Jane Martin

Great Deals for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday

Discount Code: SWCYBER ($5.00 off per ticket) Discover you purpose with this laugh out loud, triple Tony winning musical set way, way, WAY down in the East Village. Part flesh, part felt and packed with heart. Great Offers on Season Flex Passes Discount code:  TISTHESEASON ($25.00 off on Season Flex Passes) Discount Codes: 3PM- Matinee [...]

By | November 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Great Deals for Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday

Cast and creators recall the birth of ‘Avenue Q’

What's an unemployed puppet to do? The question takes on cosmic — and very real significance — when "Avenue Q," the funny, often raunchy musical tribulations of twentysomethings, closes Sept. 13 on Broadway after a six-year run of more than 2,500 performances. For Kate Monster, a teacher by trade, maybe a return to education. "This [...]

By | November 22nd, 2017|Blog, Shows|Comments Off on Cast and creators recall the birth of ‘Avenue Q’