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The Community Theatre Podcast

The Community Theatre Podcast

By Mary Eliza Hendricks
Supported by the Chattanooga Theatre Centre, the Community Theatre Podcast is a theatre podcast for anyone. Its aimed at discussing topics and issues around community theatre, its limitations, its possibilities, what it could be, what we want it to be, and how to get there. Join me, Mary Eliza Hendricks, a theatre artist and general enthusiast about most things. We'll talk to guests, we'll ask questions, we'll do research, I'll tell bad jokes, we'll debate, and we'll tell stories. Come join the convo!
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Ep.1 The Little Theatre's Coming of Age Story

The Community Theatre Podcast

Ep.1 The Little Theatre's Coming of Age Story

The Community Theatre Podcast

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Ep.1 The Little Theatre's Coming of Age Story
Community Theatre.  You've heard of one, or seen a show at one, or even performed at one. But where did they come from? How did they get to be what they are today? Join me for a deep dive into the origins of community theatre.   This podcast is supported by the Chattanooga Theatre Centre and by listeners and supporters like you.  To find out more go to http://theatrecentre.com.  Also, thank you to Anchor, and Splice editing app. This show is produced by Chuck Tuttle and Mary Eliza Hendricks (ME).  If you have comments, questions, or ideas for me and the podcast, email me at podcast@theatrecentre.com Links to my sources below: American Association of Community Theatre Website: https://aact.org/community-theatre-history The Community Theatre in Theory and Practice by Louise Burleigh https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=S3UXAAAAYAAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PR9&dq=how+little+theatre+became+community+theatre&ots=wzsvTSj47n&sig=T9Ov38TT4yJffIhbbA98L9U0Pwg#v=onepage&q=how%20little%20theatre%20became%20community%20theatre&f=false Dr. DeAnna Toten Beard of Baylor University, Youtube Lectures: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QkhyjaSuQE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fncm-yP0Jw4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YzmolZuD0mA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gPtBajREuIA&list=PLpv6-FgSNVLQnDZEhVzUvLQUySw_FRIsB&index=29&t=298s https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLpv6-FgSNVLQnDZEhVzUvLQUySw_FRIsB The Little Theatre in the United States by Constance D’Arcy MacKay, 1917: https://books.google.com/books?hl=en&lr=&id=WvE_AAAAYAAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PA1&dq=little+theatre+movement&ots=sUs82oLU7m&sig=baugoCjO9-_cBnncP6sVHKUvR6g#v=onepage&q=little%20theatre%20movement&f=false Neighborhood Playhouse Scenarios, a collection of notes, scripts, etc.: https://archives.nypl.org/dan/19770 Henry Street Settlement House Website: https://www.henrystreet.org/about/our-buildings/abrons-arts-center-playhouse/
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