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February 2016
Monday, February 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lauren Yee’s in a word in Her Own Words »
By Sam Hurwitt Lauren Yee had quite a year in 2015. The playwright had two plays premiere in her hometown of San Franc...
Monday, February 22, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Theatre Process: Margo Hall and Ayodele Nzinga »
Welcome to  Theatre Process . Usually, this podcast features one Bay Area theatre-maker and one visiting artist...
Sunday, February 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Couples in Theatre - 2016 Edition »
Happy Valentine’s Day from Theatre Bay Area! The life of the theatre professional is far from being all hearts and flower...
Monday, February 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Theatre Bay Area Announces Glickman Award Winner Lauren Yee for In a Word at SF Playhouse »
By Laura Brueckner  Playwright Lauren Yee has been awarded the prestigious Will Glickman Award for her play...
Friday, February 5, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
The Business of Show Biz: Are "Showmances" Unprofessional? »
By Velina Brown Q:   I believe in love and romance. I believe if two people love each other they should be t...

January 2016
Friday, January 29, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
More than Applause: Joe Orrach’s Modern Tap Dance-Theatre »
By Kathryn Roszak “Tap is the most important dance in America. It’s like jazz; it says things deeply,” says mult...
Tuesday, January 26, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Actor's Path: Get an MFA or Not? »
By Jean Schiffman Whether or not to get an Master’s of Fine Arts (MFA) degree in acting is a conundrum for eme...
Monday, January 11, 2016   (2 Comments - view/add)
Top 10 Tips for Musical Auditions »
By Kimberley Cohan The audition room can be an intimidating place, and figuring out how to navigate musical aud...
Friday, January 8, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
The Business of Show Biz: Dropped the Ball »
By Velina Brown Q:   I would like to do a better job of building and maintaining my business relationships....
Friday, January 8, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)

December 2015
Friday, December 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Parent Artists' Childcare Challenges »
By Lisa Drostova In early December, a United Nations delegation of human rights experts visited the United St...
Friday, December 4, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Business of Show Biz: Child Wants to Act »
By Velina Brown Q: I have an eleven-year-old daughter who wants to be an actor. She wants to have a TV show like...
Tuesday, December 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Editors' Picks: December 2015 »
Ho-ho-holidays! The chill in the air, the lights on the trees and the blessed reappearance of Eggnog Lattes tells us that...

November 2015
Wednesday, November 25, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Notes from the Field: The National Arts Marketing Project Conference »
Interview by Laura Brueckner Early this November, TBA executive director  Brad Erickson headed to Salt Lake City...
Monday, November 23, 2015   (2 Comments - view/add)
Getting Around: 10 Theatres within 10 Minutes of Public Transit »
By Alan Kline Bay Area theatregoers know all too well that highway, bridge and tunnel traffic can be intense. Some h...
Friday, November 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Encore: Richard "Scrumbly" Koldewyn, Music Director »
Interview by Laura Brueckner     Although most Bay Area theatre-makers have had the thrill of trying somet...
Friday, November 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Theatre Process: Rude Mechs and Mugwumpin »
Welcome to Theatre Process , a podcast featuring Bay Area theatre artists interviewing special guest artists about the wo...
Friday, November 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Business of Show Biz: Costume Fitting Etiquette for Actors »
By Velina Brown Q: Maybe the answer is obvious to others, but I’m not sure how I’m supposed to interact with costum...

October 2015
Monday, October 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Details Matter: Tips for Playwrights on Unsolicited Script Submission »
By Jonathan Spector Unsolicited script submissions are a tricky beast. There are a few organizations out there, like...
Thursday, October 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Editors' Picks: October 2015 »
Isn’t October just the best ? It's got pumpkin-flavored everything, the last few weeks of booty-shorts weather and stores...

September 2015
Monday, September 28, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
San Francisco’s Exit Press Gives Playwrights a Fair Shake »
By Jean Schiffman Central to the San Francisco theatre scene since its inception in 1983, Exit Theatre has always been...
Thursday, September 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
TBA Awards Finalists Announced! »
TBA Awards Finalists Announced!
Monday, September 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Don’t Call Agents, Playwrights—They’ll Call You »
By Sam Hurwitt When a playwright becomes a playwright, one of the biggest and most obvious questions is, “How do I get...
Monday, September 14, 2015   (3 Comments - view/add)
The Business of Show Biz: Attempted Sexual Assault »
By Velina Brown Q: A few years ago, someone that I studied voice with [a fellow student] attempted to sexually assa...
Tuesday, September 1, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Editors' Picks: September 2015 »
Joining TBA’s communications manager Laura Brueckner and listings editor Kim Cohan this month is guest editor Evren O...

August 2015
Monday, August 31, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, August 24, 2015   (2 Comments - view/add)
The Business of Show Biz: Device—or Vice? »
By Velina Brown Q: I am in a large cast show right now, and I am so disheartened by how many actors and crew are...
Wednesday, August 19, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Newsfeed: August 19, 2015 »
  Bay Area Theatre News •Cal Shakes Welcomes New Artistic Director Eric Ting • Chad Jones Named New...
Monday, August 17, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Theatre Designers and the MFA Question »
By Sam Hurwitt The question of whether or not to go to grad school is an intensely personal one in the arts, wher...
Monday, August 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
How Did They Do That?: Thrillpeddlers' "Club Inferno" »
By Lily Janiak It was three days before opening, and to introduce me to his latest costuming dilemma, designer Ji...

July 2015
Wednesday, July 29, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
To Play or Not to Play »
By Kristin Brownstone Given the competition inherent in the world of theatre-making, more often than not, actors are...
Monday, July 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Story Ballets for Our Times? »
By Jetta Martin Ballet reinvents itself repeatedly—from classical to neoclassical, contemporary and beyond. Still, man...
Monday, July 20, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Newsfeed: July 20, 2015 »
Bay Area Theatre News • Companies on the Move • Shotgun Players’ MAD World • Appel Leaves the Ball...
Monday, July 13, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
Encore: Amy Mueller »
Interview by Julie McCormick Amy Mueller , artistic director of Playwrights Foundation in San Francisco, has pla...
Monday, July 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
The Business of Show Biz: Quit to Save My Reputation? »
By Velina Brown Q: I'm currently working on my first Equity theatre gig. We are two weeks into the run with a...

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