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New Manifest Theatre Podcast

New Manifest Theatre Podcast

By New Manifest Theatre Company
Welcome to the New Manifest Theatre podcast! We will take you behind- the-scenes of our upcoming production as well as highlight other theatre production in our Austin community. Instagram: @newmanifesttheatreLearn more about New Manifest Theatre at newmanifest.orgNew Manifest Theatre is dedicated to reflecting our collective human experiences through inclusive storytelling in contemporary theatre.
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Interdisciplinary artistry with Florinda Bryant
We are back and highlighting members of our Black artist community here in Austin, Texas. Today we are talking with interdisciplinary artist, Florinda Bryant about her artistry and advocacy.  Check out Florinda this weekend in the third annual Futurx Festival, FuturX 2020: Entra al Laberinto. For more information about the show and tickets visit www.vortex.org Instagram:@newmanifesttheatre Learn more about New Manifest Theatre and newmanifest.org New Manifest Theatre is dedicated to reflecting our collective human experiences through inclusive storytelling in contemporary theatre. 
32:15
November 13, 2020
Playwright Kristiana Rae Colón
Hello and Welcome to the New Manifest Theatre Podcast! I am Simone Alexander, the Producing Artistic Director of New Manifest Theatre and your host. This month New Manifest is presenting our Manifest Minifest annual short play festival September 24-26! This years festival is highlighting 4 playwrights and 4 artist workshops. Today on the podcast we are talking with one of our Minifest playwrights Kristiana Rae Colon the writer of Covenant. In this episode Kristiana and I talk about her artistry, activism, and motherhood. Just an FYI for our listeners, you can sometimes hear dogs barking and children playing in our backgrounds.
52:42
September 23, 2020
Playwright Andra Hunter
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest Ensemble Member, Eva McQuade. This month New Manifest is presenting our Manifest Minifest annual short play festival September 24-26! This years festival is highlighting 4 playwrights and 4 artist workshops. Today on the podcast we are talking with one of our Minifest playwrights, Andra Hunter the writer of Maude.
50:06
September 18, 2020
Playwright Cris Eli Blak
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest Ensemble Member, Faith Anderson. This month New Manifest is presenting our Manifest Minifest annual short play festival September 24-26! This years festival is highlighting 4 playwrights and 4 artist workshops. Today on the podcast we are talking with one of our Minifest playwrights, Cris Eli Blak the writer of Boy.
31:24
September 11, 2020
Playwright Katie Svatek
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest Producing Artistic Director, Simone Alexander. This month New Manifest is presenting our Manifest Minifest annual short play festival September 24-26! This years festival is highlighting 4 playwrights and 4 artist workshops. Today on the podcast we are talking with one of our Minifest playwrights, Katie Svatek the writer of Flat Hens Don't Lay Eggs Or How the Chicken Crossed the Road.
43:04
September 4, 2020
Community Building and Artistry with Indiia Wilmott
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest Producing Artistic Director, Simone Alexander. In our next several podcasts, we will be highlighting members of our Black artist community here is Austin, Texas. Today we are talking with actor, director and teaching artist Indiia Wilmott about interdisciplinary artistry, community building, and producing in Austin. Instagram: @newmanifesttheatre Learn more about New Manifest Theatre at newmanifest.org New Manifest Theatre is dedicated to reflecting our collective human experiences through inclusive storytelling in contemporary theatre
28:56
August 28, 2020
Creating Art with Zell Miller III
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest ensemble member, Faith Anderson. In our next several podcasts, we will be highlighting members of our Black artist community here is Austin, Texas. Today we are talking with the Austin Arts Hall of Fame Artist Zell Miller III about producing, playwriting, and his work as an interdisciplinary artist in Austin. Instagram: @newmanifesttheatre Learn more about New Manifest Theatre at newmanifest.org New Manifest Theatre is dedicated to reflecting our collective human experiences through inclusive storytelling in contemporary theatre
30:25
August 21, 2020
Conversation with playwright-performer Taji Senior, director Si Mon' Emmet, and choreographer Sade M. Jones
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest ensemble member, Faith Anderson. In our next several podcasts, we will be highlighting members of our Black artist community here is Austin, Texas. Today we are talking with playwright-performer Taji Senior, director Si Mon' Emmet, and choreographer Sade M. Jones about collaborating during a pandemic and Salvage Vanguard's upcoming production of “amendment: the birth of an american myth, or the slow sipping of a peacock tea”. August 21st LIVESTREAM August 22nd & 23rd DRIVE- IN PERFORMANCES Rogge Ranch House 3506 Rogge Ln | ATX 78723 *reservations required STREAMING & TICKET INFO COMING SOON!  www.salvagevanguard.org, for the latest updates. Instagram: @newmanifesttheatre  Learn more about New Manifest Theatre at newmanifest.org  New Manifest Theatre is dedicated to reflecting our collective human experiences through inclusive storytelling in contemporary theatre.
54:35
August 7, 2020
Playwriting with Lisa B. Thompson
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest ensemble member, Faith Anderson. In our next several podcasts, we will be highlighting members of our Black artist community here is Austin, Texas. Today we are talking with Lisa B. Thompson about her artistic process and scholarship, her current play Dinner and upcoming book release. Instagram: @newmanifesttheatre Learn more about New Manifest Theatre at newmanifest.org New Manifest Theatre is dedicated to reflecting our collective human experiences through inclusive storytelling in contemporary theatre.
39:41
July 31, 2020
Producing and Playwriting with Jeanette Hill
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest ensemble member, Faith Anderson. In our next several podcasts, we will be highlighting members of our Black artist community here is Austin, Texas. Today we are talking with Jeanette Hill about producing, playwriting, and her production company JWHill Productions. Instagram: @newmanifesttheatre Learn more about New Manifest Theatre at newmanifest.org New Manifest Theatre is dedicated to reflecting our collective human experiences through inclusive storytelling in contemporary theatre.
35:27
July 24, 2020
Producing Theatre with Jeremy Rashad Brown
Our host for today's podcast is New Manifest ensemble member, Faith Anderson. In our next several podcasts, we will be highlighting members of our Black artist community here is Austin, Texas. Today we are talking with Jeremey Rashad Brown about producing and his production company Brown Boy Productions. Instagram: @newmanifesttheatre Learn more about New Manifest Theatre at newmanifest.org New Manifest Theatre is dedicated to reflecting our collective human experiences through inclusive storytelling in contemporary theatre.
35:10
July 17, 2020
The Realness Reunion
New Manifest ensemble member Elisa Regulski interviews the cast of our inaugural production, The Realness: A Break Beat Play by Idris Goodwin. Actors Ashley Hazzard, AJ Reyes, Hollis Edwards, Khali Sykes, and Justin Whitener reminisce about their...
25:49
April 23, 2020
Hiatus and Quarantine Content
We are on a minor hiatus because of social distancing and quarantining during concerns over COVID-19. We wanted to share some free content that we have: Writing a play or performance piece? Submit to Manifest Minifest, our 2nd annual short play...
01:59
March 19, 2020
Meet the Cast: Oktavea Williams, Eva McQuade, Bianca Ibarra, and Antora DeLong
Our host, New Manifest ensemble member, Ashley Hazzard, talks with member of the cast of the Texas premiere of good friday by Kristiana Rae Colón. We hear about behind-the-scenes of the show and rehearsal process from Oktavea Williams, Eva McQuade,...
36:03
March 12, 2020
A conversation with playwright Kristiana Rae Colón and the production team of good friday
Our host, New Manifest ensemble member, Ashley Hazzard, talks with member of the production team of the Texas premiere of good friday by Kristiana Rae Colón. We hear about behind-the-scenes of the show and production process from playwright Kristiana...
28:01
March 5, 2020
Meet the Cast of good friday: Emma Galbraith, Eliza Renner, Payton Russell and Faith Anderson
Our host, New Manifest ensemble member, Ashley Hazzard, talks with member of the cast of the Texas premiere of good friday by Kristiana Rae Colon. We hear about behind-the-scenes of the show and rehearsal process from Emma Galbraith, Eliza Renner,...
38:42
February 27, 2020
Friends of the Theatre: SaulPaul's Alien Adventure
Friends of the Theatre: SaulPaul's Alien Adventure
42:05
February 19, 2020
Meet Simone Alexander, Producing Artistic Director of New Manifest Theatre
Our host, New Manifest ensemble member, Ashley Hazzard, shares community updates and has a conversation with Simone Alexander, Producing Artistic Director of New Manifest Theatre. Ashley and Simone talk about how New Manifest was created and what is in...
32:14
February 13, 2020
Trailer: Welcome to the New Manifest Theatre Podcast
Welcome to the New Manifest Theatre podcast! Our host, New Manifest ensemble member, Ashley Hazzard, will take you behind- the-scenes of our upcoming productions as well as highlight other theatre production in our Austin community. Instagram:...
00:58
February 9, 2020