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Theatre, Engagement & Action
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TE’A (Theatre, Engagement & Action) employs the power of Insight Theatre to inspire the desire and the will of artists and communities to cross the barriers of race, class, culture and religion. More

 

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This video takes you inside a TE'A Insight Design Lab (IDL) where TE'A artists carry out Insight conversations that are part of the process of discovering and developing the themes, issues, characters and story lines of their new work, There’s Something About America, formerly known as the America Project.

This video takes you inside a TE'A Insight Design Lab (IDL) where TE'A artists carry out Insight conversations that are part of the process of discovering and developing the themes, issues, characters and story lines of...

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Thu, 21 Aug 2014
blogThe Police vs. The People: How Do We Respond?

As I write this, events unfolding in Ferguson, Missouri are the leading story among an overwhelming number of reports alleging police criminality or misconduct against people in their communities. Several violent incidents have been covered in the news. Many more that are not making headlines have found their way onto my Facebook... more...

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Mon, 4 Aug 2014
blogThere Is Something About America

I speak for the fifteen members of the TE’A Company when I state that There’s Something About America is a bold and exciting experiment in theatre for social change. There is something about America that we deeply love, so we have spent the past year working together to devise just the right the mix of characters, themes,... more...

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Thu, 3 Jul 2014
blogInsight Questions: A Look Into TE'As Foundational...

We last presented a video which showed several participants in Insight Conversations with our TE'A Company members. We focused on the stories they chose to tell when asked a series of Insight questions about a polarizing issue that mattered to them. In this follow-up video, we have chosen to present moments from our last Insight... more...

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Thu, 19 Jun 2014
blogThere’s Something about America: A Video...

This video takes you inside a recent TE'A Insight Design Lab (IDL) where TE'A artists carry out Insight conversations. These conversations are part of our process of discovering and developing the themes, issues, characters and story lines of There’s Something About America, formerly known as the America Project.... more...