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David Bruin

David Bruin is an MFA candidate in dramaturgy and dramatic criticism at Yale School of Drama and a co-artistic director of the Yale Cabaret. He was the 2014-15 managing editor of Theater magazine.

The Brutal Made Beautiful
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The Brutal Made Beautiful

Demolishing Everything with Amazing Speed

25 August 2016

David Bruin on the world premiere of Demolishing Everything with Amazing Speed, futurist puppet plays by Fortunato Depero, translated, designed, and directed by Dan Hurlin at Bard SummerScape.

A Family Affair
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A Family Affair

The Gifts of Jim Houghton

12 August 2016

A tribute to the founder of Signature Theatre, Jim Houghton by David Bruin.

The Striking Gestures of Teatro Patologico’s Medea at La MaMa
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The Striking Gestures of Teatro Patologico’s Medea at La MaMa

27 November 2015

David Bruin on Teatro Patologico’s production of Medea at La Mama in New York City. 

Blood Wedding
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Blood Wedding

Oklahoma! at Bard SummerScape

27 August 2015

David Bruin on Daniel Fish’s production of Oklahoma! at Bard’s Fisher Center.

Music and Movements
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Music and Movements

Cry You One at the International Festival of Arts & Ideas

2 July 2015

David Bruin on Mondo Bizarro and ArtSpot Productions’ Cry You One at the Arts & Ideas Festival in New Haven, Connecticut.