#39: Susan Haas and Michael Sommers

Susan Haas and Michael Sommers have been creating art in the Twin Cities for 30 years and today they graciously let us into the world of Open Eye Figure Theatre for a look at their history, shows and process.

[podcast]http://www.tctheaterconnection.com/mp3s/openeye.mp3[/podcast]

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#38: Sierra DeMulder

In February, Joshua Humphrey talked with spoken word artist Sierra DeMulder at Sample Night Live, where she was the audience favorite.

[podcast]http://www.tctheaterconnection.com/mp3s/sierrademulder.mp3[/podcast]

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#37: Amy Rummenie and John Heimbuch

The focus of today’s podcast is Amy Rummenie and John Heimbuch of Walking Shadow Theatre Company.

In November, we discussed Amazons and Their Men with Amy Rummenie. The subject now is Walking Shadow’s process, particularly in terms of their recent production, Caligula.

Currently, Walking Shadow is looking forward to their next production, Robots vs. Fake Robots, set to go up and June. They are also assisting the production of The Cody Rivers Show, which runs this coming weekend from March 19 – 21 at Patrick’s Cabaret.

[podcast]http://www.tctheaterconnection.com/mp3s/walkingshadow.mp3[/podcast]

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#36: Josh Cragun

Today we talk in depth with Josh Cragun about his direction and work with Pirandello’s Henry IV, now being staged at the Minneapolis Theatre Garage by Nimbus Theatre Co. Josh Cragun is co-Artistic Director of Nimbus Theatre Co. along with Liz Neerland, who we chatted with in one of our earlier podcasts.

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#35: Christopher Kidder and Sasha Walloch

Today we talk with Artistic Director Christopher Kidder and Assistant Artistic Director Sasha Walloch of Commedia Beauregard about translating work for the stage and about their most recent project, Rossum’s Universal Robots.

[podcast]http://www.tctheaterconnection.com/mp3s/commedia.mp3[/podcast]

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#34: Twin Cities Unifieds, Pt. II

We continue with more Twin Cities Unified Auditions interview snippets from Jane Hammil, Blake Bergeson, Jennifer Harrington, Nicole Minardi, Mike Speck, Larissa Shea, Rachel Wenndt, Kelsey Cramer, Robin Everson and Roman Alexander. Again, apologies for the clicks and odd sound occurrences. Enjoy!

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