WHY 12 ANGRY MEN IS MORE RELEVANT THAN EVER Tom Bond May 16, 2017 These are not tolerant times. It takes no stretch of the imagination to picture a minority man being swiftly sentenced to death because his peers were too lazy or short-sighted or racist to view his case as anything more than a [...]
A justice system which tolerates injustice is doomed to collapse. — Leonard Noisette, quoted in Reducing Racial Disparities in the Criminal Justice System (2000) In 1991 in Los Angeles, a bystander videotaped police officers beating Rodney King, a black man, after a car chase. People in the African-American community had long complained of cases of [...]
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 [...]
Stageworks opened its new home in the summer of 2012, in the exciting Channel District. Many thanks to the good folk at Grand Central, who kindly lease the space to us for $10 a year.
Produced shows at The Gorilla Theatre.
Stageworks performed at The Straz Center for the Performing Arts, Shimberg Playhouse.
Stageworks was the Professional Theatre-In-Residence at Hillsborough Community College Ybor.
Stageworks served as the University of Tampa’s professional Theatre-In-Residence at The Historic Falk Theatre.
Stageworks moved to the new Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center’s Jaeb Theatre.
Stageworks’ first Mainstage Season opened in Ybor City’s Italian Club with an original multi-racial cabaret.