Jamie Gahlon is a cultural organizer, producer, and theatremaker. She is the Senior Creative Producer and a Co-Founder of HowlRound, a knowledge commons by and for
the theatre community based at Emerson College in Boston. She is a co-creator of the World Theatre Map and New Play Map, edits the HowlRound Journal, co-administers
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s National Playwright Residency Program, and regularly produces theatre convenings around urgent field-wide issues. Prior to her work at HowlRound, Jamie helped launched the American Voices New Play Institute at Arena Stage and assisted managing the NEA New Play Development Program. Jamie has also worked for New York Stage & Film, and the New Victory Theatre. She is a proud member of the Latinx Theatre Commons Steering Committee and the Committee of the Jubilee. Jamie holds a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service with a focus on Culture & Politics and a Concentration in Media Studies from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. She originally hails from Minnesota, the land of 10,000 lakes, and likes to dabble.
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In honor of the Boston City Series running on HowlRound next week, the Center for the Theater Commons is hosting a potluck for the Boston theater community! Join Polly & Jamie (and their hot dishes) on Monday, October 22 from 6:30–8:30pm at the Jackie Liebergott Black Box in the...
The last update before the official launch of New Play Map Version 3
Here is a brief quip from the design team in addition to the final list of goals for the new play map.
The next big jump for the new play map is the ability to control the look of a new play’s journey.