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Making a Frame: How I Found an Augusto Boal Book in...

Looking back on more than three decades creating community and drama around the world using the techniques of the Theatre of the Oppressed.

‘Our Symphony with Animals’ Views Uneasy Kinship

A new book asks if cruelty and indifference toward animals leads to the same toward humans.

Native Playwright and Others Fear a New Trail of Tears

With the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) under right-wing attack, Mary Kathryn Nagle sounds the alarm.

The Paradox of Seeking Justice Through the Arts

Artists need to shut it down while holding it together, burn bridges while bridging divides.

Native Voices: Finding Refuge on a Hill in Los Angeles

They don’t just nurture plays. They nurture the Native artists who flock to the refuge on the hill.

Can US Dance Learn From Ballet Folklórico de México?

This kind of work could become prevalent in America. Why isn't it?

What Becomes of Jussie Smollett Now?

What kind of career will Jussie Smollett have now? Will he even have one? I suppose his staunchest defenders will take umbrage at these...

Learning and Unlearning from the Bauhaus

A centenary spotlights how the school's influence lives on, but needs redefinition for today.

25 Change-Making Artists You Should Track During 2019

A second annual compilation of international and US-based artists making a difference.

Living the Theater of the Absurd

The symptoms of this pathology begin with malevolent myth and end, inevitably, in violence.

Duke University to Offer the Dance MFA We Need Right Now

Where success will be measured by positive social change, not just reviews.

Ten 2018 Movies the President Should Watch (But Won’t)

They'd have a lot to teach him. If only he'd watch them. And none are by white guys.

Taking Notice of AFTA’s Arts + Social Impact Explorer

Artists drive social change? How do you measure it? Here's a new tool from Americans for the Arts.

Kavanaugh Is In… So, Where Do We Go From Here?

Many of us were glued to the Senate Judiciary Committee’s hearing last week featuring testimony by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and then-Supreme Court...

Five Off-Broadway Actors Admit to Being ‘Separate and Equal’

America was always destined to be so much more, and so much better, than "separate but equal." Yes, it's disheartening and infuriating and galvanizing...

Artists Can Be OK With a Little Democratic Socialism

Five ways to get more politically active right now.

Why Does Nonprofit Performing Arts Programming Lather, Rinse, Repeat?

Moving past the most toxic business phrase with Judith Bowtell of Australia's Milk Crate Theatre.

I Am Not a Murderer. I Am a Dancer.

How I navigate being a mixed Indigenous woman with men like Trump and Trudeau in power.

Children Are Still In Cages

Never forget the months when we were no better than the world's worst violators of human rights.

Why Democrats Need to Calm Down

Two words associated with the progressive movement frighten the establishment.
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