HowlRound knows that sometimes nothing beats a face to face conversation. Since our founding we’ve hosted over twenty convenings on a range of topics. See what’s coming up, and dig into our archive below.


  • 2018 Latinx Theatre Commons Carnaval of New Latinx Work produced in association with Teatro Vista and the Alliance of Latinx Theatre Artists  of Chicago (ALTA), and hosted by The Theatre School at DePaul University in Chicago, IL,  July 19-21, 2018. Read more
  • Deaf Theatre Action Planning Session, Boston, MA, March 2019. Read more.


  • Theatre in the Age of Climate Change, Boston, MA, 8-10 June 2018. Read more.
  • National Playwright Residency Program Convening, Boston, MA, 27-28 March 2018. Read more.
  • Committee for the Jubilee: Planning for a Nation-Wide Festival, Boston, MA 9-10 December 2017. Read more.
  • Latinx Theatre Commons International Convening at the 2017 LATC Encuentro de las Americas, Los Angeles, CA, November 2017. Read more
  • Art in the Service of Understanding: Bridging Artists, Military, Veterans, and Civilian Communities, co-produced with the New England Foundation for the Arts, Boston, MA, 10-12 March 2017. Read more
  • 2016 Latina/o Theatre Commons NYC Regional Convening, New York, NY, 1-4 December 2016. Read more
  • 2016 Latina/o Theatre Commons Pacific Northwest Regional Convening, Seattle, WA, 15-17 April 2016. Read more
  • Triple Play Convening, produced in association with Theatre Bay Area and the Theatre Development Fund, Boston, MA, 16-17 January 2015. Read more
  • Trans Theatre Artists Convening, New York, NY, 5-6 December 2015. Read more.
  • 2015 Latina/o Theatre Commons Texas Regional Convening, Dallas, TX, 31 October—1 November 2015. Read more
  • Greater Boston Board Convening, Boston, MA, 19 September 2015. Read more
  • 2015 Carnaval of New Latina/o Work, produced in association with Teatro Vista and Chicago Alliance of Latino Theatre Artists (ALTA Chicago), hosted by The Theatre School at DePaul University, Chicago, IL, 23-25 July 2015. Read more
  • Black Theatre Commons Retreat, 24-26 April 2015. 
  • The 2014 Latina/o Theatre Commons National Convening at Encuentro 2014, produced in association with the Los Angeles Theatre Center, Los Angeles, CA, 6-10 November 2014. Read more
  • Full Stage USA Convening in partnership with New Dramatists, New York, NY, 11-12 July 2014. 
  • The 2013 Latina/o Theatre Commons National Convening, Boston, MA 31 October—2 November 2013. Read more
  • Latino Theatre Commons Steering Committee Convening, Boston, MA, 22-23 March 2013. 
  • Becoming a Citizen of the Theatre Commons, Boston, MA, 2-3 November 2012. 
  • Latino Theatre Artists, Washington DC, 18 May 2012. 
  • From Scarcity to Abundance: Capturing the Moment for the New Work Sector, Washington, DC,  26-29 January 2011. Read more.
  • In the Intersection: Non-Profit & Commercial Producers in the New Play Sector, Washington DC, 4-5 November 2011. 
  • Devised Work Convening, Washington DC, 19-20 February 2010.
  • Black Playwrights Convening, Washington DC, 16-17 January 2010. 
  • Defining Diversity Convening, Washington DC, 4-5 December 2010. 

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