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Will Bond

SITIsummer2013

At the end of 1 week of retreat and CAFE VARIATIONS rehearsal and 1 week of summer intensive training: https://vimeo.com/67920793
Anne Bogart

Time

I am late with this blog and I feel the pressure of time on my back.  I work on the blog in the five minutes before leaving for rehearsal or on a plane in an uncomfortable seat.  Afterwards of… more
Ellen Lauren

Getty Villa Day 6 May, 2013

Day 6, An early morning after reading the Persians last night. The fog and clouds giving way to a pure light that etches everything with such clarity. The beauty is almost too much, overwhelming to… more
Will Bond

Getty Villa Readings Day 7

Bondo:  Getty Villa Day 7 May 19, 2013 We are tired ... and .... Sunday was our 3rd and final public reading of the Greeks.  We read Euripides' ION.  We arrived at the villa for training at 10:30… more
Ellen Lauren

In Search of Stillness

I’VE BEEN HAVING A DIFFICULT TIME SITTING still to write about stillness. What does the study and practice of stillness entail for the theatre artist? Perhaps my difficulty is an illustration of… more
Will Bond

Getty Villa Play Readings 2013

Members of the SITI company are back at the Getty Villa in Los Angeles to begin our third residency to read and develop a production to be premiered here at the Getty Villa in the summer of 2014.… more
Ellen Lauren

Getty Villa Day 1 , May 2013

Upon beginning our residency of readings at the Getty Villa with GM, J.Ed, Ellen, Kelly, Bondo, Anne, Jessica Hanna 2013. DAY ONE   We are back. Into the blazing sunlight, the heat of the valley… more
Anne Bogart

Longing, Frustration and Desire

The Buddhists propose that pain is caused by personal attachment to desire. Accordingly, I consciously and vigilantly police my own burning desires in order to live closer to and in harmony with the… more
Anne Bogart

Community

The subject of the theater is, at its core, community. The nurturing substance of theater is not only the story that the play relates and the manner in which the story is expressed, but it is also the… more
Anne Bogart

Direct Encounter

At the Theater Communications Group Conference in Baltimore in 2009, “Generation Y” representative Nadira Hira bounded onto the stage and announced that she would not be using any PowerPoint in… more