|Posted by Kris Bauske on November 22, 2015 at 10:45 AM||comments (2)|
This letter was written in response to an email I received this week.
November 21, 2015
Dear Anonymous Theatre Patron,
The Artistic Director at your local theatre contacted me this week with disturbing news. He has selected my play, A Good Old Fashioned Redneck Country Christmas: The Musical for his 2015 holiday show, and it seems you disapprove of the term ‘Redneck’ in the title. You disapprove so much, in fact, you convinced the Artistic Directo...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Kris Bauske on August 30, 2015 at 9:35 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Kris Bauske on May 3, 2015 at 2:40 PM||comments (0)|
This lovely article ran during the 2014 production of "A Good Old Fashioned Redneck Country Christmas" in Saskatchewan, Canada. Sorry I didn't find it sooner. Enjoy!
Langham theatre troupe puts a hillbilly spin on Christmas tale
By Terry Pugh Clark's
It’s Christmas Eve in the little of town of Christmas, USA, and everybody’s got problems.
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|Posted by Kris Bauske on May 2, 2015 at 4:15 PM||comments (0)|
I was honored to be interviewed for this article on gender parity in the theatre that ran the first weekend of May 2015. Click here to read the full article.
|Posted by Kris Bauske on April 15, 2015 at 12:45 AM||comments (0)|
Last month I was privileged to be a guest of the Phoenix Theatre in Phoenix, AZ. One of my plays had been selected for their annual Hormel Festival of New Plays, and they asked me to come spend a week with them developing the play and working with their staff. How could a playwright turn down such a delectable invitation? They had me at ‘Hello’.
As my travel day drew closer, I was incredibly impressed by the efficiency and professionalism of the staff. Did I want this fl...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Kris Bauske on November 14, 2014 at 4:25 PM||comments (0)|
I should be blushing, but I really am "charming and loquacious"!
|Posted by Kris Bauske on November 7, 2014 at 3:45 PM||comments (0)|
Spoiler Alert: You may learn more about the plot than you really want to know if you read this article, but I post it for you to decide.
|Posted by Kris Bauske on November 6, 2014 at 5:05 PM||comments (0)|
Click this link to enjoy a wonderful article from my friend Matt Palm at the Orlando Sentinel: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/entertainment/arts-and-theater/os-kris-bauske-redneck-christmas-eustis-20141104-story.html
|Posted by DataWood on May 27, 2014 at 6:30 PM||comments (0)|
Don't forget to get your tickets for the Northeast Indiana New Play Festival hosted by the Ft. Wayne Civic Theatre May 29th - June 1st. My play "Whispers to the Moon" is the big winner this year, and it receives a full production from 5/29 - 6/15. I will attend the first weekend during play festival and will be honored to join Donald Margulies, Pulitzer Prize winner for "Dinner with Friends". Mr. Margulies will lead discussions after performances Friday and Saturday evenings...Read Full Post »
|Posted by DataWood on May 27, 2014 at 6:25 PM||comments (0)|
(This is an excerpt from the letter I sent to the board members of ICWP - International Centre for Women Playwrights after our 2014 nomination season.)
Frustration and discouragement during the nominationseason drove me to post a question on social media: Should We Question Federal Funding for Arts Entities that Do Not Make An Effort to Achieve Gender Parity? Yes, we had a record-breaking number ofnominations this year, but for every theatre that was eligible to be nomina...