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Why We Need Independent Women’s Theatre (Now More Than Ever)

by Deborah Randall Fifty years ago I was born in Washington, DC. It's been incredible to grow up with the Smithsonian as a field trip destination during the end of bussing and amid great movements of social integration. Art was accessible and everywhere. No matter what was happening in the world I always had permission [...]

By |2016-11-09T10:10:38-05:00November 9th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Why We Need Independent Women’s Theatre (Now More Than Ever)

We need to stop treating nonprofits the way society treats poor people

We need to stop treating nonprofits the way society treats poor people Credit: nonprofitwithballs.com During a drink with one of my favorite program officers, I brought up some feedback about how onerous their grant reporting process was. Even though the foundation is really flexible on how the funds can be used, they still ask for [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:20:20-04:00July 19th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on We need to stop treating nonprofits the way society treats poor people

Comic Relief Just When We Need It The Most

Review: Stageworks' '5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche' is comic relief when we need it By Julie Garisto, Times Correspondent Tuesday, June 14, 2016 11:28am Photo courtesy of Stageworks Theatre. The cast of 5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche includes (back row, from left) Emily Belvo as Ginny, Jaime Giangrande-Holcolm as Wren, Roxxi Jaxx as Dale; (front [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:20:20-04:00June 14th, 2016|Press|Comments Off on Comic Relief Just When We Need It The Most

A word from our Producing Artistic Director

I was afraid to come to work yesterday. I was afraid to come to work because I was doing a play that has the word Lesbians in the title. I was afraid because I am a lesbian. I was afraid to come to my theatre -- my safe space. A space where I am constantly [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:20:20-04:00June 13th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on A word from our Producing Artistic Director

Can Theatre Change the World?

From howlround.com: Anne Kauffman, director: “This is my theory. I don’t think theatre can change the world. I think theatre is a necessary part of our culture’s ecosystem. It’s not about necessarily changing the world. It’s about a very, very important part of our culture. If you take that away, then the culture fails. So [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:20:24-04:00May 6th, 2016|Blog, History, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Can Theatre Change the World?

16-17 Season announced!

We were pleased to announce our 16-17 season last Friday Psycho Beach Party By Charles Busch From the author of The Divine Sister!  Beach Blanket Bingo meets Sybil. Chicklet Forrest just wants to fit in with Starcat, Yo-Yo and the other kids at the beach, but her alternate personalities have other ideas. Grab your sunscreen [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:20:24-04:00May 5th, 2016|Blog, Events, Shows|Comments Off on 16-17 Season announced!

United Photographic Artists Gallery in the Stageworks Theatre Gallery during February

Diverse The managing partners of the United Photographic Artists Gallery are delighted to announce their show in Tampa, Florida for the month of February, showcasing some of our local fine art photography artists at Stageworks Theater. With our selected photographic artworks; this presentation fulfills our core mission of supporting the advancement and representation of emerging artists, through an exclusive gallery of limited [...]

By |2016-10-20T12:20:24-04:00January 18th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on United Photographic Artists Gallery in the Stageworks Theatre Gallery during February
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