Nature Theater of Oklahoma (NYC)

In Print: Yale Theater Journal Publishes Scripts of Big Art Group and Nature Theater of Oklahoma

Nature Theater of Oklahoma’s Romeo and Juliet and Big Art Group’s SOS have been published in the new issue of Theater Journal. The issue focuses on the changing nature of playwriting, the impact of the economic crisis on theater in the US and Grotowski’s anniversary in Poland. Below is a quote from the editor, Tom Sellar, about the published texts and the larger issue of publishing new playwriting. Is all writing for the stage necessarily playwriting? What should we call the collection and arrangement of found texts — a strategy embraced by the first Internet generation, raised on pastiche and now testing its capacities onstage? Or words created by some process of research, improvisation, or collaboration that — deliberately or unknowingly — disregards constituent element...

Digest: December 2009 Posts

Emerging: Implied Violence (Seattle, Washington) December 31st, 2009 [singlepic id=268 w=650 h= float=center] Featured: Performance Studies – A Selection of Recent Performative Work Developed at The Watermill Center (NYC) December 30th, 2009 Featured: Rodrigo García / La Carnicería Teatro (Madrid, Spain) December 28th, 2009 [singlepic id=260 w=650 h= float=center] Featured: American Realness Festival (NYC) December 24th, 2009 Featured: Gob Squad (Berlin & Nottingham) December 23rd, 2009 [singlepic id=259 w=650 h= float=center] Books: Land/Scape/Theater December 14th, 2009 [amazonify]0472067206[/amazonify] . . . . . . . . . . In Performance: Jonah Bokaer’s REPLICA (NYC) December 12th, 2009 Photo by Michael Hart In Performance: BACKSANDEDBYLUTZKINOY at X Initiative (NYC) December 11th, 2...