Dance Nation, Clare Barron’s razor-sharp comedy about the cutthroat world of a preteen competitive dance team, begins performances on Jan 17th in the Studio at 12th Ave Arts. WET’s Literary Manager and Resident Dramaturg Maggie L. Rogers chatted with co-director Alyza DelPan-Monley to get the lowdown on their approach to the play. To learn more […]
Feathers and Teeth, the spooky horror comedy by Charise Castro Smith, is now playing through April 15. WET’s Marketing Intern Raina Sadhan chatted with director Bobbin Ramsey to get the deets on her approach to the play. To learn more about the show and to purchase tickets, click here. RAINDA SADHAN: Tell us a little […]
Feathers and Teeth is a spooky, psychedelic, and heart-wrenching look at grief with about 70 minutes of sound in an 85 minute show. In the play, we hear but never see, a myriad of monsters terrorizing the characters and clawing their way through their home. Most of the play is sound effects made from Foley […]
Guillermo Calderón, the playwright of B, was born in Santiago, Chile in 1971. This was two years before Augusto Pinochet, notorious Chilean dictator, violently overthrew Chile’s socialist president, Salvador Allende. When Calderón was four years old, his uncle was murdered by the dictatorship. In an interview with American Theatre Magazine by Alisa Solomon, he says […]
Erin Bednarz and Maggie Rogers, Co-Sound Designers for Guillermo Calderón’s B, have curated a playlist which pulls inspiration from individual characters, the world of the play, and the geography of modern music in Latin America. Pop these #bangerz on repeat as you anticipate the opening of B!
Everything You Touch is loud, unapologetic, and opinionated play, so it needs bold and brash tunes to match! Set between the 1970s and present day, there is a breadth of music that our production covers. Sound Designer Erin Bednarz created a playlist of songs that inspired her design for the show. Listen up!
We’re back with the first episode of Crocheting With Maggie of our 15th Anniversary Season. Maggie Rogers, who also directed Everything You Touch, teaches Kevin Kelly (Victor) and Kiki Abba (Jess), the stars of the show, how to do the thing! We learned that Kevin is not very good at crocheting ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
Maggie Rogers: How much of Everything You Touch is biographical? Sheila Callaghan: Everything I write has some part of me, some part of truth in it. It’s more like I can point out what is not true than what is true. I didn’t have a father who was a fashion designer or a mother who […]
Here we are, still talking to each other! This is the next installment in our series where we: Ask each other questions! About each other! Because we don’t already spend enough time with one another! Next up is Joceline Wynn, Resident Stage Manager and Company Manager, Erin Bednarz, Director of Partnerships and Resident Sound Designer, […]
Introducing a brand new series where members of the Ensemble talk to each other! And ask each other questions! About each other! Because we don’t already spend enough time with one another! But, by all means, we’re excited to share a bit more about us with you over the coming weeks. First up: Maggie Rogers, […]