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Bio:
Melanie Chen is a sound designer who has experience recording and mastering voiceovers, working with body microphones, mixing musics, and creating sound designs for live theatre and dance productions. She is most interested in creating soundscapes that highlight and support the story being told on ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Melanie Chen is a sound designer who has experience recording and mastering voiceovers, working with body microphones, mixing musics, and creating sound designs for live theatre and dance productions. She is most interested in creating soundscapes that highlight and support the story being told on ... (read complete bio)
BWW Interview: Bernadette Sefic of HENRY IV at The Old Globe Photo BWW Interview: Bernadette Sefic of HENRY IV at The Old Globe
by E.H. Reiter - Nov 9, 2021

Bernadette Sefic makes their program performance debut in HENRY IV as Falstaff with a new approach to an established character.  Safic talks about the approach to the show, their character, and why Shakespeare is eternally adaptable and relevant. The Old Globe and USD Shiley Graduate Theatre Program production of HENRY IV is playing November 12th - 19th.

The Old Globe Presents HENRY IV, PART I Next Month Photo The Old Globe Presents HENRY IV, PART I Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 22, 2021

The Old Globe announced Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part I, featuring students from The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program. Program Director and USD Craig Noel Distinguished Professor Jesse Perez directs a cast of 12.

Ma-Yi Theater Company to Present CLIFFORD ODETS IN STATEN ISLAND Photo Ma-Yi Theater Company to Present CLIFFORD ODETS IN STATEN ISLAND
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2021

In celebration of Filipino American History Month, Ma-Yi Theater Company will present the digital premiere of Clifford Odets in Staten Island by Obie award-winning, Ma-Yi affiliated artist Ron Domingo. 

Huntington Announces WITCH Cast And Creative Team Photo Huntington Announces WITCH Cast And Creative Team
by Stephi Wild - Sep 21, 2021

The Huntington announces the cast and creative team of its second production of its 40th anniversary season, the dark comedy Witch by Jen Silverman, directed by Rebecca Bradshaw, running from October 15 to November 14, 2021 at The Huntington's Calderwood Pavilion at the BCA. Running time of the show is 90 minutes with no intermission.

The Old Globe to Present HENRY IV, Part I Featuring 12 M.F.A. Students Photo The Old Globe to Present HENRY IV, Part I Featuring 12 M.F.A. Students
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 15, 2021

The Old Globe will present Shakespeare’s Henry IV, Part I featuring students from The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program. Program Director and USD Craig Noel Distinguished Professor Jesse Perez directs a cast of 12.

Streaming of Clubbed Thumb's THE WOMAN'S PARTY Extended Photo Streaming of Clubbed Thumb's THE WOMAN'S PARTY Extended
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 31, 2021

Tony Award-nominated and five-time Obie Award-winning theater company Clubbed Thumb has announced an extension for the world premiere of The Woman’s Party. Originally scheduled to stream through August 31, The Woman’s Party will now be available through Thursday September 23.

BWW Review: THE MANGO TREE at MOXIE Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE MANGO TREE at MOXIE Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - Jun 15, 2021

THE MANGO TREE, streaming from MOXIE Theatre, and a part of the SAY IT LOUD Juneteenth Festival from the San Diego Black Artists Collective is an excellent one-woman show about a river goddess, family, and just how much trouble one mango can get you. The show is available for streaming on June 15th, 18th, and 19th.

Twi McCallum Reveals Anniversary Article of Open Letter to the Theatre Community on H Photo Twi McCallum Reveals Anniversary Article of Open Letter to the Theatre Community on Hiring Black Designers and Creatives
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 7, 2021

Last year, Sound designer Twi McCallum wrote a 'letter to the industry', expressing the 'grief from a designer's perspective of how we are often not included in this 'diversity' platform, as it is often limited to Black actors, writers, directors, and producers.' Today Twi has released an article to mark the first anniversary of that open letter. 

Goodman Theatre Announces Casting For OHIO STATE MURDERS Photo Goodman Theatre Announces Casting For OHIO STATE MURDERS
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 4, 2021

Goodman Theatre's streaming-in-real-time Live series continues with Ohio State Murders, directed by Tiffany Nichole Greene (Hamilton National Tour)—the second of three productions. Obie Award-winning playwright Adrienne Kennedy.

Goodman Theater To Present Live Streamed Productions Of THE SOUND INSIDE, OHIO STATE  Photo Goodman Theater To Present Live Streamed Productions Of THE SOUND INSIDE, OHIO STATE MURDERS, & I HATE IT HERE
by Alan Henry - May 13, 2021

Technology, videography and stage production come together for the new Live series, Goodman Theatre’s next step towards resuming in-person performances. Accessible via multiple video cameras, each performance of three new productions—including two Chicago premieres and a major revival—are streamed live online for real-time consumption by audiences at home.

THE SOUND INSIDE, OHIO STATE MURDERS & I HATE IT HERE to be Presented in New Goodman  Photo THE SOUND INSIDE, OHIO STATE MURDERS & I HATE IT HERE to be Presented in New Goodman Theatre Virtual Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 19, 2021

Technology, videography and stage production come together for Goodman Theatre's new Live series. Accessible via multiple video cameras, each performance of three new productions—including two Chicago premieres and a major revival—are streamed live online for real-time consumption by audiences at home.

Rosalyn Coleman, Alma Cuervo, Laura Esterman & More to Star in THE WOMAN'S PARTY Worl Photo Rosalyn Coleman, Alma Cuervo, Laura Esterman & More to Star in THE WOMAN'S PARTY World Premiere
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 1, 2021

Clubbed Thumb has announced the world premiere of The Woman’s Party. Originally slated to premiere as part of the 2020 Summerworks Festival, the piece will now premiere virtually. The Woman’s Party has been divided into three 30-minute episodes, which were filmed over the course of four weeks remotely from each actor’s home.

VIDEO: The Old Globe and University Of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program Pres Photo VIDEO: The Old Globe and University Of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program Present A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by Stephi Wild - Feb 13, 2021

The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program recently presented a virtual production of William Shakespeare's enchanting comedy classic A Midsummer Night's Dream.

The Old Globe and University Of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program Presents A  Photo The Old Globe and University Of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program Presents A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2021

The Old Globe today announced the cast and creative team of The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program's presentation of William Shakespeare's enchanting comedy classic A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Winners Announced For The 2020 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards! Coronado Playhouse, Ne Photo Winners Announced For The 2020 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards! Coronado Playhouse, New Village Arts & More Take Home Wins!
by BWW Staff - Jan 14, 2021

Winners have been announced for the 2020 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards - which were back bigger than ever, celebrating the best in local theatre of the past decade! 

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