April 2013 Blog Posts (3)


It's finally here! The show that my cohort and I have developed over my four-month residency is playing this week. It's hard to believe that we've developed a full hour-long piece. It is of course the first full presentation of the piece, and like we have throughout its journey thus far, we welcome your feedback. There will be refreshments and talkbacks after every show. We especially encourage folks to come out to opening night, Thursday at 7:30pm.



Added by Nikki Shaffeeullah on April 22, 2013 at 1:38am — No Comments

Meet our company!

This has been a really busy week for us. We're in the process of integrating production elements into the show, and on Wednesday we did full run preview for an invited audience of three people, all of who have experience creating politically-engaged devised theatre. Their feedback has been very helpful in finalizing certain narrative elements of the show.

We've also been compiling information for the program, etc, and I'll share some of that with you now.... meet the…


Added by Nikki Shaffeeullah on April 12, 2013 at 6:08pm — No Comments

What's In A Name?

Three weeks left until our show opens! It's hard to believe that over the course of this residency my cohort and I have developed a complete one-act play. Perhaps I shouldn't speak so soon - we have yet to do a complete run of the full work yet - but we are close.

In the last two weeks I drafted the first complete written version of the show and read through it. Having been devising on our feet for so long, it did feel strange to sit down and flip through pages, as if it were the…


Added by Nikki Shaffeeullah on April 5, 2013 at 3:53pm — No Comments

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