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Hold on Tightly, Let Go Lightly
Essay

Hold on Tightly, Let Go Lightly

What We Can Learn from Career Transitions Between Medicine and Theatre

by Amelia Parenteau
24 November 2020
The Necessity of Pivoting
Essay

The Necessity of Pivoting

Interviews on the Future of our Field

by Janice Rabian
16 November 2020
Being Apart, Being Together
Video

Being Apart, Being Together

A conversation on how collectives have been devising new grassroots engagement strategies during this time of remote connection

Friday 20 November 2020
United States
SEGAL TALKS: Woodie King Jr.
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SEGAL TALKS: Woodie King Jr.

An update on the situation for theatre artists in New York

Friday 12 June 2020
New York City, USA

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Woodie King Jr. livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Friday 12 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

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SEGAL TALKS: Awoye Timpo
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SEGAL TALKS: Awoye Timpo

An update on the situation for theatre artists in New York.

Thursday 11 June 2020
United States

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Awoye Timpo livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Thursday 11 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

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Panel Discussion: Reopening European Theatres
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Panel Discussion: Reopening European Theatres

hosted by European Theatre Convention's International Theatre Conference

Thursday 11 June 2020
Berlin, Germany

The European Theatre Convention presents the panel discussion Reopening European Theatres livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Thursday 11 June 2020 at 9:00-11:00 BST (London, UTC +1) / 10:00-12:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC +2) / 11:00-13:00 EEST (Bucharest, UTC +3) / 16:00-18:00 SGT (Singapore, UTC +8) / 18:00-20:00 AEST (Sydney, UTC +10).

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SEGAL TALKS: Jean-Luc Nancy
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SEGAL TALKS: Jean-Luc Nancy

An update on the situation for theatre artists in France

Wednesday 10 June 2020
France

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS:Jean-Luc Nancy livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Wednesday 10 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

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Opening the Screen on “Live Video Theatre”
Essay

Opening the Screen on “Live Video Theatre”

10 June 2020

Peter J. Kuo discusses live video theatre—what it is and what it isn’t, the current difficulties and limitations around creating it, what it can do and how accessible it is, and more.

SEGAL TALKS: James Scruggs and Tamilla Woodard
Video

SEGAL TALKS: James Scruggs and Tamilla Woodard

An update on the situation for theatre artists in New York

Tuesday 9 June 2020
New York, US

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: James Scruggs and Tamilla Woodard livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Tuesday 9 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Ngozi Anyanwu and Jonathan McCrory.
SEGAL TALKS: Jonathan McCrory and Ngozi Anyanwu
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SEGAL TALKS: Jonathan McCrory and Ngozi Anyanwu

An update on the situation for theatre artists in New York

Monday 8 June 2020
New York City, USA

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Jonathan McCrory and Ngozi Anyanwu livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Monday 8 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Call to Action, Academics!
Essay

Call to Action, Academics!

#HigherEdHireArtists

8 June 2020

Olga Sanchez, Juliette Carrillo, Jamie Gahlon, and Armando Huipe issue a call to action: for people currently employed in higher education to leverage their privilege toward maximum paid opportunities for independent artists in the coming academic year.

SEGAL TALKS: Ashley Tata
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SEGAL TALKS: Ashley Tata

An update on the situation for theatre artists in New York City

Friday 5 June 2020
New York City

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Ashley Tata livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Friday 5 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

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SEGAL TALKS: Avra Sidiropoulou
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SEGAL TALKS: Avra Sidiropoulou

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Greece

Thursday 4 June 2020
Greece

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Avra Sidiropoulou livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Thursday 4 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Joshua Sobol, Maya Arad Yasur, and Ruth Kanner.
SEGAL TALKS: Joshua Sobol, Maya Arad Yasur, and Ruth Kanner
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SEGAL TALKS: Joshua Sobol, Maya Arad Yasur, and Ruth Kanner

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Israel

Wednesday 3 June 2020
Israel

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Joshua Sobol, Maya Arad Yasur, and Ruth Kanner livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Wednesday 3 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Ralph Peña.
SEGAL TALKS: Ralph B. Peña
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SEGAL TALKS: Ralph B. Peña

An update on the situation for theatre artists in New York City

Tuesday 2 June 2020
New York City

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Ralph B. Peña livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Tuesday 2 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

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SEGAL TALKS: Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota
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SEGAL TALKS: Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota

An update on the situation for theatre artists in France

Monday 1 June 2020
France

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Emmanuel Demarcy-Mota livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Monday 1 June 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Hoi Fai Wu.
SEGAL TALKS: Hoi Fai Wu
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SEGAL TALKS: Hoi Fai Wu

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Hong Kong

Friday 29 May 2020
Hong Kong

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Hoi Fai Wu livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Friday 29 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Patricia Cornelius.
SEGAL TALKS: Patricia Cornelius
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SEGAL TALKS: Patricia Cornelius

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Australia.

Thursday 28 May 2020
Australia

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Patricia Cornelius livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Thursday 28 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

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School of Resistance - Episode Two: Make the World Habitable Again
Video

School of Resistance - Episode Two: Make the World Habitable Again

Climate, economy and protest in the Global South. A dialog with Vandana Shiva and Vanessa Nakate hosted by Lara Staal

Thursday 28 May 2020
Ghent, Belgium

NTGent presented School of Resistance - Episode Two: Make the World Habitable Again livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Thursday 28 May 2020 at 10 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 11 a.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 16:00 BEST (London, UTC+1) / 17:00 CEST (Ghent, UTC+2) / 18:00 EAT (Kampala, UTC+3) 20:30 IST (New Delhi, UTC+5:30).

a view of rooftops in new york city from a bedroom
A Mortal Theatre
Essay

A Mortal Theatre

28 May 2020

Caridad Svich offers some observations from this ever-evolving now, as the theatre industry contends with the manner in which it may come into its own during the COVID-19 pandemic and after.

Anne Bogart.
SEGAL TALKS: Anne Bogart
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SEGAL TALKS: Anne Bogart

An update on the situation for theatre artists in New York

Wednesday 27 May 2020
New York, USA

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Anne Bogart livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Wednesday 27 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2)

Aina Tur.
SEGAL TALKS: Aina Tur
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SEGAL TALKS: Aina Tur

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Spain

Tuesday 26 May 2020
Spain

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Aina Tur livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Tuesday 26 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2)

Kris Verdonck.
SEGAL TALKS: Kris Verdonck
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SEGAL TALKS: Kris Verdonck

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Belgium.

Monday 25 May 2020
Belgium

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Kris Verdonck livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Monday 25 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Philip Howze and Jordana De La Cruz.
SEGAL TALKS: Phillip Howze and Jordana De La Cruz
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SEGAL TALKS: Phillip Howze and Jordana De La Cruz

An update on the situation for theatre artists in the United States.

Friday 22 May 2020
United States

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Phillip Howze livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Friday 22 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Thomas Oberender.
SEGAL TALKS: Thomas Oberender
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SEGAL TALKS: Thomas Oberender

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Germany.

Thursday 21 May 2020
Germany

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Thomas Oberender livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Thursday 21 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Richard Foreman.
SEGAL TALKS: Richard Foreman
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SEGAL TALKS: Richard Foreman

An update on the situation for theatre artists in New York City

Wednesday 20 May 2020
New York City, USA

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Richard Foreman livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Wednesday 20 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Pamela Villoresi.
SEGAL TALKS: Pamela Villoresi with Elisabeth Hayes and Leoluca Orlando
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SEGAL TALKS: Pamela Villoresi with Elisabeth Hayes and Leoluca Orlando

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Italy.

Tuesday 19 May 2020
Italy

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Pamela Villoresi livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Tuesday 19 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).

Maria Tri Sulistyani.
SEGAL TALKS: Maria Tri Sulistyani
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SEGAL TALKS: Maria Tri Sulistyani

An update on the situation for theatre artists in Indonesia.

Monday 18 May 2020
Indonesia

The Martin E. Segal Theatre Center presented SEGAL TALKS: Maria Tri Sulistyani livestreamed on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Monday 18 May 2020 at 9 a.m. PDT (San Francisco, UTC-7) / 11 a.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC-5) / 12 p.m. EDT (New York, UTC-4) / 17:00 BST (London, UTC+1) / 18:00 CEST (Berlin, UTC+2).