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Who We Harm When Parenting Isn’t Considered
Essay

Who We Harm When Parenting Isn’t Considered

by Rachel Spencer Hewitt
13 November 2018
Tracing the Origins of the Freak Show with Dr. Matt DiCintio
Podcast

Tracing the Origins of the Freak Show with Dr. Matt DiCintio

Theatre History Podcast #69

by Michael Lueger
22 October 2018
We're Hiring a Communications Manager!
Essay

We're Hiring a Communications Manager!

by HowlRound Theatre Commons
20 September 2018
seven panelists
Who We Harm When Parenting Isn’t Considered
Essay

Who We Harm When Parenting Isn’t Considered

13 November 2018

Parent Artist Advocacy League for the Performing Arts (PAAL) founder Rachel Spencer Hewitt discusses three crucial ways theatres can improve their support for parent artists. 

Tracing the Origins of the Freak Show with Dr. Matt DiCintio
Podcast

Tracing the Origins of the Freak Show with Dr. Matt DiCintio

Theatre History Podcast #69

22 October 2018

In this week's Theatre History Podcast, Matt DiCintio on the origins of the freak show and its lasting influence on our perceptions of disability, race, and physical difference. 

We're Hiring a Communications Manager!
Essay

We're Hiring a Communications Manager!

20 September 2018

Are you interested in working for HowlRound? We’re hiring a full-time Communications Manager—details about applying within.

Parent Artist Advocacy League for the Performing Arts
Series

Parent Artist Advocacy League for the Performing Arts

This series covers challenges faced by parent artists and builds on the work of the Parent Artist Advocacy League for the Performing Arts (PAAL), a national resource hub and all-parent, all-discipline league advocating for a national standard of best practices for parents in the performing arts. 

#BLKARTS Presents: Black Womyn Going Dark!
Series

#BLKARTS Presents: Black Womyn Going Dark!

Erin Washington and Deanna Downes explore the history and legacy of Black women in the performing arts.

#IdentityWeek
Series

#IdentityWeek

Exploring the role of different gender, racial, sexual, and ethnic identities in theatre.

Disability in Theatre
Series

Disability in Theatre

This series explores issues of diversity, accessibility, exposure, and inclusion in the American theatre.

Race and Representation in American Theatre
Series

Race and Representation in American Theatre

Spurred by the controversies over the new adaptation of The Jungle Book that opened in 2014 in Chicago, this series of articles explores who is allowed to tell whose stories onstage.

Taking the Temperature
Series

Taking the Temperature

Latina/o Theatre Commons

A series of articles by HowlRound on a few issues facing Latinx theatre artists in the United States.