The life of a female intellectual largely forgotten by history emerges in a new play by Jyl Bonaguro portraying how, after falling in love with Voltaire, Emilie Du Châtelet transformed from a social dilettante into one of Europeʼs leading scientific minds.
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Catalyst for Theater
BY BRETTA GERECKE AND JONATHAN CHRISTENSON
@ VOL 15
ON MAR 07, 2013
Jonathan Christenson and Bretta Gerecke, founders of Catalyst, talk about the evolution of their theater company. They began 16 years ago, in a run down warehouse, which they renovated as they prepared new presentations, and since then the company has grown and even given international performances.
The Josephine Theater
BY THOMAS MILLER
@ VOL 11
ON AUG 27, 2013
Thomas Miller is here to talk about the Josephine Theater, a non-profit community theater committed to enhancing San Antonio's cultural horizons. This venue provides opportunities for patrons, performers, and students to develop their creative side, and Thomas is thrilled to be a part of it.
Forward Theater Company - Beyond the Stage
BY JENNIFER UPHOFF GRAY
@ VOL 12
ON FEB 19, 2015
Forward Theater Company is Madison's professional theater. Each year, the theater devotes significant resources to outreach programming and aprtnerships that take the issues in productions beyond the stage and partnerships that take the issues in the productions beyond the stage and out into our community. These efforts allow the theater to engage with both traditional audiences and new constituents, to provoke constructive dialogue about crithical topics facing Madison and to draw attention to other non-profits.
A Theatrical Life - Telling Stories
BY THIANE KHAMVONGSA
@ VOL 4
ON SEP 15, 2016
"Understanding theatre helps us to understand what it means to be human."
In A Theatrical Life - Telling Stories at PechaKucha Night Vientiane Vol. 4, Thiane Khamvongsa, a Laotian playwright, director and comedian who grew up and studied in France talks about the importance of theater throughout human history and how it can positively influence our lives.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, February 9th, 2017.