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Sock & Buskin Senior Slot: APRIL 1 DEADLINE APPROACHING

The Sock & Buskin Senior Slot Production occurs every Fall semester and is an excellent opportunity for a capstone experience. Every year, one junior (or .5 senior) TAPS concentrator is selected to direct a mainstage production in the following academic year’s Sock and Buskin Season. We have now opened this opportunity to playwrights, as well as directors. This opportunity is open for proposals from:

(Distributed March 17, 2015)

Summer Season Hiatus

The Department of Theatre Arts and Performance Studies announces a hiatus for the Brown/Trinity Playwrights Repertory Theatre season in 2015.

(Distributed March 12, 2015)

410[GONE] - Community Conversations

As part of its commitment to community engagement and engaged scholarship, the Department of Theatre Arts & Performance Studies at Brown University is hosting a series of community conversations around the upcoming production, 410[GONE].

(Distributed March 11, 2015)

PRESS RELEASE: 410[GONE] at Brown Theatre Explores the Limits of Love

410[GONE], a new play by Brown University alum, Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig ’05, uses comedy to take a look at the limits of love and how we release loved ones when they are gone. This “tragi-comedy suicide play” draws on Chinese and American cultural traditions to tell the story of Twenty-One, a young Chinese-American women struggling to find answers in the wake of the death of her brother, Seventeen.

(Distributed March 10, 2015)

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