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Interactive Theater as Pedagogy 2013 Begins . . .

Posted by on Jan 20, 2013 in Events, Latest News | 1 comment

2013 is underway!  And the first day of our Interactive Theater as Pedagogy (ITP) 2013 project is here!  This 12 week project is an exciting collaboration between Memory War Theater and the University of Washington’s Center for Teaching and Learning.  For the next 3 months 17 participants will be using interactive social justice theater to explore and rehearse a variety of interventions to problematic situations involving privilege and oppression.  ITP will culminate in an interactive Forum Theater performance to be held on the UW campus in April 2013 (date and...

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‘Below U.S.’ Review on Crosscut.com

Posted by on Jun 2, 2011 in Latest News | 0 comments

‘Below U.S.’ explores Speedy Gonzalez and his identity crisis By Bond Huberman June 02, 2011 Try to put yourself in Speedy Gonzalez’s sombrero (he doesn’t wear shoes). Every day he must cross a fence that separates the “haves” and the “have-nots.” And in that crossing, he has developed multiple identities. On one side of the fence, he is a hero — a tiny Robin Hood of the Rio Grande. He helps compatriots to their safety, brings music to their fiestas, and steals enough cheese for everybody. On the other side, Speedy is considered a lawless bandit looking to get...

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KUOW Radio Interview

Posted by on Sep 4, 2008 in Latest News | 0 comments

Link to audio interview with Jeremy Richards from public radio KUOW(starts at 2:50): http://www.kuow.org/program.php?id=15742 Description: When War Hits Home In October of 2002, a terrorist group detonated three bombs in Bali — 202 people died. In the U.S., many people read these headlines as another sign of an overseas threat, but Tikka Sears immediately thought of her close friends. Tikka lived in Indonesia for most of her life. She’s now based in Seattle and working with the Memory War Theater project on the play “Work Created Under Compulsion.” Part of her mission is...

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Seattle PI review of “work created under compulsion”

Posted by on Jun 11, 2007 in Latest News | 0 comments

3 Pieces Stand out at New Works Fest By ALICE KADERLAN, SPECIAL TO THE P-I Published 10:00 p.m., Monday, June 11, 2007 For the past 24 years, On the Boards‘ NW New Works Festival has nurtured and showcased new and in-progress performance pieces by established and emerging Northwest artists. For some of the artists, this is their first major public appearance or the first time they are receiving attention from critics. Given this context, the best way to approach the 18 individual pieces is to determine if there is an interesting artistic concept at the core or one aspect of the...

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