Food for Thought: A Reading List Inspired by ETC’s The Humans
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Food for Thought: A Reading List Inspired by ETC’s The Humans

Set the table and pull up a chair! Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati presents the regional premiere of the 2016 Tony Award Winner for Best Play, The Humans by Pulitzer Prize finalist Stephen Karam. This evocative drama brings a family face to face with their most familiar fears, and provides a poignant reminder of why we gather … Continue reading

Life’s a drag (queen): An Interview with Playwright Matthew Lopez
The Legend of Georgia McBride

Life’s a drag (queen): An Interview with Playwright Matthew Lopez

Question: What do you get when you cross an Elvis impersonator with a drag queen? Answer: Georgia McBride. Matthew Lopez, creator of the edgy and feel-good comedy The Legend of Georgia McBride, discusses how this unique world came to be. What inspired you to create The Legend of Georgia McBride? The play was inspired by a playlist I’d … Continue reading

A Story for the Ages: An Iliad’s Lisa Peterson Shares Why Now Is The Best Time To Revisit The Trojan War
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A Story for the Ages: An Iliad’s Lisa Peterson Shares Why Now Is The Best Time To Revisit The Trojan War

by Ian Chant In books, on film, and now on the stage, the story of the Trojan War has been experiencing a renaissance in recent years. But what is it about a war that occurred thousands of years ago that remains so resonant today? An Iliad director Lisa Peterson supposes that there’s never really a … Continue reading

Closing the Communication Gap: Interview with ASL Interpreter Dawn Caudill
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Closing the Communication Gap: Interview with ASL Interpreter Dawn Caudill

American Sign Language interpreter Dawn Caudill has been a theatrical interpreter for Ensemble Theatre for ten years and while she’s not on stage, she definitely plays a major role in ETC’s production of Tribes. Tribes is about Billy, a deaf young man who was brought up in a hearing family. The story deals with different … Continue reading