May 16, 2013
It’s been a long couple of days of auditions for our remount of Casa de Pessoa, happening as part of IATI’s Performing Arts Marathon this July (dates still TBA, but very very soon, we hope).
Patrick and I have just started to settle in to making some structural changes, rethinking the [...]
April 17, 2013
In the living room of Christina’s childhood home in small-town Pennsylvania, we play with a video of ourselves on computer screens.
Two computers open, we’ve discovered we can angle it so that Patrick is in both frames, but I’m in just one, and Christina’s in the other. It lo [...]
March 27, 2013
NEXT SESSION for #NETTEN: DEAL-BREAKERS.
In our next google-hangout date between Yinzer and Turbo Pascal (fourth, but second with a theme), we explored 2 main things:
1) what worked about the role play adventure
2) what were our deal-breakers for collaborators
For 1) We discovered that there is a [...]
March 12, 2013
We all owe yinz guys posts about our most recent performance adventure, Test Kitchen @ The Bishop. This is just a mini dude, but I have been wanting to share something that came out of the piece we called [Redacted].
For the piece, we simultaneously read 3 texts from which we had redacted certain id [...]
February 27, 2013
#NETTEN Task #1.
So, for this amazing #NETTEN grant we get the opportunity to get to know Turbo Pascal, this super cool German theatre collective.
Our first task (collectively decided by the two groups) was to take on the persona of the other group, based on what we could find on the internet abou [...]
February 24, 2013
An urban anthropologist who lives in one of the buildings surrounding the courtyard at Kneginje Zorke used for one of UNLISTED: Twice in a Lifetime‘s performance pieces in Belgrade, and who became a supporter and good friend, recently published an article on that performance piece in Antropolo [...]
February 22, 2013
How can the tender relationships required for ensemble-based theatrical explorations be fostered over the Internet?
Starting in January, we embarked on a journey with Berlin-based theater collective Turbo Pascal to find some answers to that question. I met Eva Plischke, one of Turbo Pascal’s f [...]
February 21, 2013
Representation has been on my mind a lot over the past two years. In Serbia, I was constantly reminded of who I was because who I was not was regularly and repeatedly reflected back onto me. With each interaction, my being, my perception of how I’m configured in the world, took more and more s [...]
February 4, 2013
We’re excited to announce that Yinzerspielen is accepting proposals from potential co-curators for UNLISTED: Second Steel (happening in Pittsburgh, PA in September 2013)!
This opportunity is open to Pittsburgh-based professionals and/or emerging scholars from the fields of architecture, urba [...]