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Vote with your feet for better gender balance in theatre

In Uncategorized on September 21, 2012 at 9:34 am
Playwright Stella Duffy suggests you use your ticket-buying power for good.

Playwright Stella Duffy suggests you use your ticket-buying power for good.

Playwright Stella Duffy calls for women, who she says make up 70% of theatre-goers, to vote with their feet and make a conscious decision to avoid male-dominated plays, and seek out with a better gender balance. Here at Scarlet Satin we know there are men who care about gender equity and could vote this way too. Read the rest of this entry »

How stage management is like saving the world!

In Uncategorized on June 1, 2012 at 12:13 pm

How is stage management like saving the world?

  1. You emerge from the darkness, attired all in black, to cries of “Thank God you’re here!!!” Read the rest of this entry »

[un]BOX[ed] plays July 3-7 at The Railway Club

In News, Uncategorized on May 25, 2012 at 12:00 pm

Mark your calendars…we are ringing in the summer with a one-week run of the brand new show [un]BOX[ed] at the legendary Railway Club! Keep your eyes here for more fun details about the show and our behind-the-scenes experience leading up to it.

July 3-7 at 7:30pm (with a 2pm Saturday matinee)

The Railway Club, 579 Dunsmuir Street

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Created and performed by (L-R) Mary J. Eden, Diana Squires, Kaitlin Williams, and Frances Kitson.

Forbes Magazine blunders – a snapshot of gender bias

In News, Uncategorized on May 21, 2012 at 1:30 pm

Thought of the day.

How do media images play into gender bias? Fascinating story-in-photos by Forbes. Problem is, they think they’re telling an unbiased story about job interview success. I saw something different…

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What are we missing?

In Uncategorized on March 23, 2012 at 6:35 pm

Michael Dove of Forum Theatre’s Female Voices Festival asks, “What are we missing out on by not having more female voices and perspectives on our stages?” Worthy question, worthy post.

Check it out at www.2amtheatre.com/2012/02/24/what-are-we-missing/