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Launching RAGE-19: An online festival of feminist performance and conversation inspired by Nandita Shenoy’s Rage Play

Launching RAGE-19: An online festival of feminist performance and conversation inspired by Nandita Shenoy’s Rage Play

While Flux’s production of Nandita Shenoy’s Rage Play may have been cancelled because of COVID-19, our shared commitment to raging against the patriarchy remains undiminished. In that spirit, and to provide an online gathering place for our community, we are announcing RAGE-19, an online festival of feminist performance and conversation. Beginning with a virtual reading…

Rage Play cancelled

<em>Rage Play</em> cancelled

It’s with a heavy but grateful heart that we’re sharing our decision to cancel our production of Rage Play. The health of our team, and the health of our audience and community, must come first. It’s important Flux play our part to flatten the curve and lessen the harm of COVID-19. We are also in…

Jason Tseng’s The Other Side to debut at Downtown Urban Arts Festival

Jason Tseng’s <i>The Other Side</i> to debut at Downtown Urban Arts Festival

We are proud to announce that The Other Side, a new play by Creative Partner Jason Tseng, will debut at the Downtown Urban Arts Festival for a one-night-only performance on June 11th, 2020 at Signature Theatre, and will be co-produced by Flux Theatre Ensemble. Creative Partners Emily Hartford will be directing and Kia Rogers will…

Core Work 3.4.2020 — “No Promises”

Core Work 3.4.2020 — “No Promises”

(From Left) Core Workers Leila Ghaznavi, Christine Zagrobelny, Isaiah Tanenbaum and Justin Woo attempt to fill in cryptic forms as a part of the Kafka-esque government bureaucracy in Jason Tseng’s Sanctuary Post, photo, and collective notetaking by Jason Tseng; Post title from Justin’s Hunger WHO: Alex Chester-Banks, Leila Ghaznavi, Isaiah Tanenbaum, Jason Tseng, and Justin…

Core Work 2.3.20: Late November

Core Work 2.3.20: Late November

Post and photo by Emily Hartford. Photo of Christine’s direction of Salma’s “The November Monologues” from Revolution/Train WHO: Leila Buck (video chat), HJ Farr, Leila Ghaznavi, Emily Hartford, Kitty Lindsay, Rocio Mendez, Jason Tseng, Christine Zagrobelny, Salma Zohdi WHAT: Reading and discussion of Jason Tseng’s play Asynchronous, a planet-hopping sci-fi play; sharing and conversation from…

Core Work 1.23.20 — “History is like square dancin’. You may switch partners but the steps are the same.”

Core Work 1.23.20 — “History is like square dancin’. You may switch partners but the steps are the same.”

Core Work 1.23.20 — “History is like square dancin’. You may switch partners but the steps are the same.” Post by Emily Hartford, photo by Heather Cohn, collective note-taking recorded by Heather Post title from Jason Tseng’s Heavenly Kingdon WHO: Arthur Aulisi, Rick Burkhardt, Heather Cohn, Carissa Cordes, Zach Ezer, Rand Faris, Omi Ford, Tatiana…

Core Work 1.9.20 — Wolf Moon

Core Work 1.9.20 — Wolf Moon

Post by Emily Hartford WHO: C. Bain, HJ Farr, Leila Buck, Neo Cihi, Heather Cohn (video chat), Rand Faris, Emily Hartford, Monna Sabouri, Corinna Schulenburg, Isaiah Tanenbaum, Jason Tseng, Christine Zagrobelny, Salma Zohdi WHAT: Reading pages of Sanctuary, a new immersive work by Jason Tseng (which is also documentary theatre illuminating the work of Flux…

Core Work 12.16.19: Tardigrade Survival Manual

Core Work 12.16.19: Tardigrade Survival Manual

Post by Emily Hartford. WHO: C. Bain, Sienna Gonzalez (video chat), Emily Hartford, Ariel Kim, Ned Massey, Lori Elizabeth Parquet, Monna Sabouri, Corinna Schulenburg, Isaiah Tanenbaum (video chat), and Justin Woo WHAT: Reading and discussing new pages from the play, Pack by Corinna Schulenburg; reading and discussing the short screenplay, Drunks by Justin Woo; generative…

Help Make Our Core Values Colorful

Help Make Our Core Values Colorful

Do you miss the old days of arts and crafts and coloring books? Are you looking for a totally free and fun way to support your Fluxers this giving season? Look no further! For Flux has a newly evolved set of Core Values and we want YOU (yes, you) to color and share them with…

Core Work: Revolution/Train, by Salma Zohdi

Core Work: <em>Revolution/Train</em>, by Salma Zohdi

Photo of Salma Zohdi and Corinna Schulenburg by Isaiah Tanenbaum. The following post gives a more in-depth look at one of the projects under development through Flux’s Core Work program. Learn more about Core Work here. ***UPDATE: Flux is looking for female MENA (North African & Sudanese) artists to join Core Work and contribute to…

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