Local with Laura Ekstrand
By Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre
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Laura Ekstrand, Artistic Director of Dreamcatcher Rep in Summit, New Jersey, explores what it means to make art and culture in New Jersey. Join her for smart, thoughtful conversations with local actors, playwrights, directors, and arts professionals.
||CleanMichael Aquino: Building a Creative Life||Listen to Laura’s conversation with the multi-talented Michael Aquino, a musician, actor, and creative audio producer from Northern New Jersey -- and don’t miss Aquino perform an original song at the end of the episode. Find Aquino at...||11/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLulu French on Teaching and Performing Improv Comedy||Hear Laura's conversation with New Jersey actor, improviser, and small business owner Lulu French. Lulu shares what it takes to teach and perform improv comedy -- to children, to adults, and to businesses -- and she brings out some of her go-to...||10/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPlaywright James McLindon on 'Dead and Buried,' playwriting, and theater||This month Laura sits down with playwright James McLindon to talk about his dark comedy Dead and Buried, which the Detroit Free Press calls “funny, sad and heartwarming, often at the same time.” McLindon discusses some of the...||9/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|