The TikTok Revolution | HowlRound Theatre Commons

Known as the “Ratatousical,” Ratatouille was a musical theater retelling of the popular Pixar movie of the same name. This cultural phenomenon began with Emily Jacobsen’s song about Remy, the main character from the film. The song took off, and soon other users began adding on, creating full orchestras, harmonies, dances, and eventually more songs. … Read more

BREAK/through Convening | HowlRound Theatre Commons

Network of Ensemble Theaters (NET) presented BREAK/througha participatory experiment in hybrid community convening offered in Philadelphia and livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network on Monday 25 July 2022 from 7:30 am-12 pm PDT (San Francisco, UTC -7) / 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. CDT (Chicago, UTC -5) / 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. EDT (Philadelphia, UTC … Read more

Livestreaming a Convening: BREAK/through | HowlRound Theatre Commons

Network of Ensemble Theaters (NET) presents BREAK/througha participatory experiment in hybrid community convening offered in Philadelphia and livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer-produced HowlRound TV network on Monday 25 July 2022 from 7:30 am – 12 pm PDT (San Francisco, UTC -7) / 9:30 am – 2 pm CDT (Chicago, UTC -5) / 10:30 am … Read more

Intersectionality Matters | HowlRound Theatre Commons

Safe Havens Freedom Talks presented a conversation Intersectionality Matters: Problematising the Mainstream Discourse on Gender Analysis in Afghanistan livestreaming on the global, commons-based, peer produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Wednesday 4 May 2022 at 8:30 am EDT (New York, UTC -7) / 12:30 pm UTC / 2:30 pm CEST (Stockholm, UTC +2) / … Read more

Eco-Performance: Brazil | HowlRound Theatre Commons

Now that news of climate change is no longer new, the role of eco-performance is less about raising awareness and more about emotional and psychological triage for humanity so that we can be strong for the reparative process to come. Multi-Species Eco-Justice en las Americas: A Samba in Three Parts One of my specializations as … Read more

Remembering Ways of Knowing | HowlRound Theatre Commons

Javiera: The practice of deep listening is essential if we’re going to strive towards a practice of commoning, which I would define as a practice of being in relation to one another and really attending and attuning to our collective needs and desires in all of its complexity . When we’re attending to collective needs … Read more

Side-yard: On the Commons, the Neighborhood, Grief, and Not Making Theatre While Still Making Theatre

“So who owns Play House, then?” It’s a good question. I take a moment to consider how much of this question I’m going to answer and what is actually being asked. I have a bit of a problem with oversharing sometimes, and I’m talking to a twelve-year old kid after all. But he’s curious and … Read more