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Audience Blog #14: Tracie Rhesean Davis (Chicago)

Audience Blog #14: Tracie Rhesean Davis (Chicago)

Progress Theatre’s “Audience Blog” features responses to live PT performances written exclusively by show attendees we meet on tour. How did you hear about PT?   — My friend from high school (Rebekah Stevens) is in the show! Was this your first PT performance, workshop or engagement?   — Yes, it was! When was the last time you made progress?   — I try to make progress every day. I’ve recently […]

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March 29th, 2017

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Audience Blog #13: Hanna Khan (Chicago)

Audience Blog #13: Hanna Khan (Chicago)

Progress Theatre’s “Audience Blog” features responses to live PT performances written exclusively by show attendees we meet on tour. How did you hear about PT?   — I actually did not hear about Progress Theater until the day my friend invited me to go to the performance with her and another friend. So basically, my introduction to this performance was through her and, later, via the website. […]

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February 28th, 2017

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Audience Blog #12: Avery Neveille Thompson (Pennsylvania)

Audience Blog #12: Avery Neveille Thompson (Pennsylvania)

Progress Theatre’s “Audience Blog” features responses to live PT performances written exclusively by show attendees we meet on tour. How did you hear about PT?   — In my “Africa 1800s” class, my professor, Dr. Christine Saidi spoke about Dr. Truscott coming to Kutztown University to talk about Progress Theatre and SoulWork. Was this your first PT performance, workshop or engagement?   — This was my first PT performance.

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January 16th, 2017

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Audience Blog #11: Clara Marsh (Houston)

Audience Blog #11: Clara Marsh (Houston)

Progress Theatre’s “Audience Blog” features responses to live PT performances written exclusively by show attendees we meet on tour. How did you hear about PT?   — Through my school, HSPVA. We did a workshop with some of the company members from The Burnin’. Was this your first PT performance, workshop or engagement?   — Yes, It was my first. When was the last time you made progress?   — I […]

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December 29th, 2016

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Ensemble Blog #8 – What Do Love Mean? (Houston)

Ensemble Blog #8 – What Do Love Mean? (Houston)

For each tour city where Progress Theatre travels to perform, one of our ensemble members uses this blog to reflect on new insights, discoveries, questions and conversations we encounter as we engage with audiences and communities across the country. We share this “Ensemble Blog” as another way of following the tour, continuing the post-show dialogues often started with our audiences, and mapping our journeys “in […]

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November 29th, 2016

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Ensemble Blog #7 – The Challenge (Houston)

Ensemble Blog #7 – The Challenge (Houston)

For each tour city where Progress Theatre travels to perform, one of our ensemble members uses this blog to reflect on new insights, discoveries, questions and conversations we encounter as we engage with audiences and communities across the country. We share this “Ensemble Blog” as another way of following the tour, continuing the post-show dialogues often started with our audiences, and mapping our journeys “in […]

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October 29th, 2016

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Audience Blog #10: Andrea Casas (Houston)

Audience Blog #10: Andrea Casas (Houston)

Progress Theatre’s “Audience Blog” features responses to live PT performances written exclusively by show attendees we meet on tour. How did you hear about PT?    — One of the actresses in the play is a cousin of my fiance. Was this your first PT performance, workshop or engagement?    — Yes, The Burnin’ was my first Progress Theatre play. When was the last time you made […]

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September 29th, 2016

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Audience Blog #9: Bill Murrah (Knoxville)

Audience Blog #9: Bill Murrah (Knoxville)

Progress Theatre’s “Audience Blog” features responses to live PT performances written exclusively by show attendees we meet on tour. How did you hear about PT?    — I am connected to the information network of Knoxville’s Carpetbag Theatre and received a notice of the performance of The Burnin’. Was this your first PT performance, workshop or engagement?   — This was my first experience attending a Progress Theatre […]

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September 14th, 2016

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Ensemble Blog #6 – Teach’em & Watch’em (Knoxville)

Ensemble Blog #6 – Teach’em & Watch’em (Knoxville)

For each tour city where Progress Theatre travels to perform, one of our ensemble members uses this blog to reflect on new insights, discoveries, questions and conversations we encounter as we engage with audiences and communities across the country. We share this “Ensemble Blog” as another way of following the tour, continuing the post-show dialogues often started with our audiences, and mapping our journeys “in […]

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September 13th, 2016

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Audience Blog #8: Val Lyle (Knoxville)

Audience Blog #8: Val Lyle (Knoxville)

Progress Theatre’s “Audience Blog” features responses to live PT performances written exclusively by show attendees we meet on tour. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Can Artists Change the World? I drove two hours each way just to see The Burnin’ because I had seen an excerpt in production a couple years ago. Like the title, it burned into my psyche and I wasn’t going to miss it if it […]

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September 12th, 2016

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