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THE INFRINGEMENT EXPERIENCE

Fringe festivals are do-it-yourself art events.  The artist is invited to do much of the work involved in the event.  The idea behind this is very old and democratic: if you want your work to be seen and heard by … Continue reading

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TO WORK IN THEATRE

If you love the theatre enough, it will break your heart.  You will find your heart broken again and again if you pursue it.  My solution to this has always been to move away in distain, to work, for a while, … Continue reading

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TOWARD A POLITICAL THEATRE

Theatre artists generally have mixed feelings when it comes to plays with political topics.  So much of political art is badly done.  Many writers and painters assume that their art will be compelling merely because it tackles political issues.  They … Continue reading

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