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Announcing the Publication of Encuentro: Latinx Performance for the New American Theater
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Announcing the Publication of Encuentro: Latinx Performance for the New American Theater

by Latinx Theatre Commons
16 May 2019
Introducing Armando Huipe, Our New Latinx Theatre Commons Producer!
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Introducing Armando Huipe, Our New Latinx Theatre Commons Producer!

by HowlRound Theatre Commons, Latinx Theatre Commons
16 April 2019
Introducing Jax Gil, Communications Manager!
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Introducing Jax Gil, Communications Manager!

by HowlRound Theatre Commons
8 April 2019
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Announcing the Publication of Encuentro: Latinx Performance for the New American Theater
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Announcing the Publication of Encuentro: Latinx Performance for the New American Theater

16 May 2019

The Latinx Theatre Commons (LTC) announces the publication of Encuentro: Latinx Performance for the New American Theater, a new anthology of Latinx plays and performances that emerged from the Encuentro 2014 National Latina/o Festival.

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Introducing Armando Huipe, Our New Latinx Theatre Commons Producer!
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Introducing Armando Huipe, Our New Latinx Theatre Commons Producer!

16 April 2019

Join us in welcoming Armando, our new Latinx Theatre Commons Producer!

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Introducing Jax Gil, Communications Manager!
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Introducing Jax Gil, Communications Manager!

8 April 2019

Join us in welcoming Jax, our new Communications Manager!

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Introducing Dillon Yruegas, HowlRound Fellow!
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Introducing Dillon Yruegas, HowlRound Fellow!

28 February 2019

Join us in welcoming Dillon, the new HowlRound Fellow!

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Are you the next Latinx Theatre Commons Producer?
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Are you the next Latinx Theatre Commons Producer?

17 December 2018

Are you excited about organizing and growing the Latinx Theatre Commons, and interested in implementing the LTC mission, vision, and values through our unique programming? You might be a great fit for us!

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Are You The Next HowlRound Fellow?
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Are You The Next HowlRound Fellow?

7 November 2018

We're hiring for the next HowlRound Fellow! Could it be you? Applications close 31 December! 

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Welcome to the New HowlRound
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Welcome to the New HowlRound

2 October 2018

Today, we are proud to welcome you to a brand new HowlRound website!

Radical Ideas Welcome
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Radical Ideas Welcome

What Should the Latinx Theatre Commons Do Next?

13 September 2018

Latinx Theatre Commons (LTC) Producer Abigail Vega reflects on the last six years of programming, and encourages the community to submit ideas for future LTC programming.

Announcing the Six Playwrights Selected for the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work
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Announcing the Six Playwrights Selected for the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work

24 May 2018

The Latinx Theatre Commons Carnaval of New Latinx Work announces the six plays featured in this year's festival!

Celebrando Fornés/Celebrating Fornés 2019-2020
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Celebrando Fornés/Celebrating Fornés 2019-2020

23 May 2018

Announcing the Celebrando Fornés/Celebrating Fornés initiative, a year-long event to raise awareness of Maria Irene Fornés’s impact on theatre and preserve the legacy of her work.

ConeXión! The LTC Announces Twenty-four New Latinx Plays as Finalists for Carnaval 2018
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ConeXión! The LTC Announces Twenty-four New Latinx Plays as Finalists for Carnaval 2018

3 May 2018

Announcing the twenty-four finalists for the 2018 LTC Carnaval of New Latinx Work, which will be held 19-21 July 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. 

Introducing May, HowlRound Content Editor!
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Introducing May, HowlRound Content Editor!

12 March 2018

HowlRound is thrilled to welcome May Antaki on board as our new Content Editor!

We're Hiring an Editor!
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We're Hiring an Editor!

21 January 2018

We're looking for an experienced editor with a theatre background to join our team!

Seven Years in
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Seven Years in

HowlRound Theatre Commons Evolves

9 January 2018

HowlRound staff articulate HowlRound's mission, vision, and values, and discuss how folks can participate in creating the commons. 

Announcing the HowlRound Challenge Convenings
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Announcing the HowlRound Challenge Convenings

4 October 2017

HowlRound announces the four selected convening proposals for the HowlRound Challenge, a new initiative to incubate ideas and seed action to make a better theatre and a better world.

Theatre History Podcast Announcement
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Theatre History Podcast Announcement

2 October 2017

A Theatre History Podcast announcement from Michael Lueger. 

Introducing JD Stokely, HowlRound Fellow!
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Introducing JD Stokely, HowlRound Fellow!

16 June 2017

Join us in welcoming Stokely, the new HowlRound Fellow!

A Volume from the Library of Possible and Impossible Worlds
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A Volume from the Library of Possible and Impossible Worlds

On Imagined Theatres

12 June 2017

Daniel Sack shares the work of Imagined Theatres. 

Climate Lens
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Climate Lens

Birth of a Post-Nation!

21 April 2017

Una Chaudhuri announces a new project called CLIMATE LENS.

The Protest Plays Project
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The Protest Plays Project

Putting Plays to Work in the Resistance

19 April 2017

Tiffany Antone announces her new initiative: the Protest Plays Project.

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We’re Hiring! Are You The Next HowlRound Fellow?
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We’re Hiring! Are You The Next HowlRound Fellow?

3 April 2017

We're looking for the next HowlRound fellow!

Facing Exclusion: Pioneering Activists Harry Hom Dow and Tien Fu Wu
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Facing Exclusion: Pioneering Activists Harry Hom Dow and Tien Fu Wu

Saturday 18 March 2017
Boston, MA, United States

ArtsEmerson in Boston and Chinese Historical Society of New England (CHSNE) presented Facing Exclusion: Pioneering Activists Harry Hom Dow and Tien Fu Wu, a theatrical presentation and conversation livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Saturday 18 March at 2 p.m. EST (New York), 1 p.m. CST (Chicago), 12 p.m. MST (Denver), and 11 a.m. PST (Los Angeles).

Shape the Future of the World Theatre Map / Crea el futuro del Mapa Mundial de Teatro
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Shape the Future of the World Theatre Map / Crea el futuro del Mapa Mundial de Teatro

1 February 2017

HowlRound has developed and is launching The World Theatre Map. / HowlRound ha desarrollado y está por lanzar el Mapa Mundial de Teatro.

#BreakingtheBinary: A Dialogue on Accessibility for Trans People Working in the Arts
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#BreakingtheBinary: A Dialogue on Accessibility for Trans People Working in the Arts

Monday 30 January 2017
Boston, MA, United States

#BreakingTheBinary is a free and public symposium focusing on accessibility for trans* people working in the arts presented by the American Repertory Theater at the Oberon. The event included a panel discussion of trans-identified theatre workers—livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network howlround.tv Monday 30 January at 12 p.m. EST to 1:00 p.m. EST (Boston) / 11 a.m. CST to 12 p.m. CST (Chicago) / 10 a.m. MST to 11 a.m. MST (Denver) / 9 a.m. PST to 10 a.m. PST (San Francisco)/ 17:00 GMT—18:00 GMT. Follow the conversation on social media via the hashtag #BreakingtheBinary and follow @howlroundtv.

Toward Inclusivity
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Toward Inclusivity

A message from the LTC

18 January 2017

The LTC steering committee announces a name change to the Latinx Theatre Commons.