In Episode Ten of Out of the Rehearsal Hall, Geva's Assistant Literary Director Fran Da Silveira joins me once again for an invigorating conversation with director Mikael Burke. We talk about the impact of music and silence on our understanding of language, about creating a personal artistic mission, and we envision a bold new theatre coming out of this pandemic. Oh, and Fran reveals the connection between stalking and dramaturgical research...
In Episode Nine of Out of the Rehearsal Hall, Geva's Wardrobe and Wig Supervisor Karin Eckert joins me to talk about her journey from Rochester to the West End, and around the U.S. (with a stop at “The Price is Right”), and back to Rochester; and then we talk with costume designer and crafts teacher Christina Selian about the difference between clothing and costumes; her journey to costume design; Christina’s deep admiration for actors and the collaborative nature of theatre; and the peace that comes from creating work by hand.
In Episode 8 of Out of the Rehearsal Hall, Fran Da Silveira and I talk with fight and intimacy director Rocío Mendez. We chat about how she was inspired to enter a field that is dominated by white men, her work on last year's production of The Royale by Marco Ramirez, the importance of intimacy choreography, and the brilliance and confidence of RuPaul's Drag Race.
Bonus content from Episode 5 of Out of the Rehearsal Hall, featuring Madeleine Lambert.
Bonus material from Out of the Rehearsal Hall featuring Mildred Ruiz and Steven Sapp.
Bonus content from our podcast episode featuring Jen Cody!
Extras from the fourth episode of Out of the Rehearsal Hall podcast, featuring playwright Dipika Guha.
Highlights and extras from the podcast featuring playwright, composer and actor Brian Quijada.
Highlights from the Out of the Rehearsal Hall podcast featuring playwright Elyzabeth Gregory Wilder.
Theatre is an art form that requires and celebrates togetherness. Theatre makers spend a lot of time in the rehearsal hall - or preparing to start rehearsals - or moving from the rehearsal hall into the theatre. But right now, we can't do any of that. While we’re out of our rehearsal halls, we’re looking … Continue reading Out of the Rehearsal Hall Episode One