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In the Wings Artists’ Salon

Join New Rep’s Artistic Director Michael J. Bobbitt as he hosts local artists and administrators in an hour-long discussion regarding theatre, social justice, and the effects of COVID-19. In the Wings airs every other Sunday at 2:00pm on our Facebook page.

Episode #15
A Conversation with boston area black artists & educators

Tanya Nixon-Silberg, Founder, Little Uprisings

Jackie Davis, Theatre Artist

Monica White Ndounou, PhD, ED of The CRAFT Institute

Aired on: Sunday September 20, 2020 at 2:00p

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Episode #14
A Conversation with boston area black artists

Tyrone Sutton, Boston Arts Academy

Marshall W. Mabry, Artist/Activist

Candelaria Silva, Community Arts Consultant

Aired on: Sunday September 6, 2020 at 2:00p

Episode #13
A Conversation with boston area black artists

Carolyn Saxon, Actor

Deity Blair, Theatre Artist

Dwayne P. Mitchell, Actor

Aired on: Sunday August 23, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. BobbittBoston Area Black ArtistsCarolyn Saxon – ActorDeity Blair – Performer, Poet, Playwright and “Professional” StargazerDwayne Mitchell – Actor

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, August 23, 2020
Episode #12
A Conversation with boston area black artists

Patrice Jean-Baptiste, Actor, Performing Arts Faculty at Milton Academy

Joshua Wolf Coleman, Actor

Deen Rawlins-Harris, Producer/Theatre Maker

Aired on: Sunday August 16, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. BobbittBoston Area Black ArtistsPatrice Jean-Baptiste, ActorJoshua Wolf Coleman, ActorDeen Rawlins Harris, Producer/Theatre Maker

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, August 16, 2020
Episode #11
A Conversation with Black Arts Educators

Juanita Rodrigues, Department Chair and Theatre Faculty at Boston Arts Academy Boston

Misael Martinez, Director – Berklee City Music

Harvey Young, Dean of the College of Fine Arts at Boston University

Aired on: Sunday July 26, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. BobbittBoston Area Black ArtistsJuanita Rodrigues – Department Chair and Theatre Faculty at Boston Arts Academy BostonMisael Martinez – Director – Berklee City MusicHarvey Young – Dean of the College of Fine Arts at Boston University

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, July 26, 2020
Episode #10
A Conversation with Black Actors

Cheryl Singleton, Actress / Arts Leader

Anthony Pires, Actor / Assistant Director of Student Activities & Leadership (Babson College)

Michael Ofori, Actor / Director / Multi-Disciplinary Performing Artist / Educator

Aired on: Sunday July 19, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. BobbittBoston Area Black ArtistsCheryl SingletonActress, Arts LeaderAnthony PiresActor, Assistant Director of Student Activities & Leadership (Babson College)Michael OforiActor, Director, Multi-Disciplinary Performing Artist and Educator

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, July 19, 2020
Episode #9
A Conversation with Black Artists

Shanelle Villegas, Actor

Jackson Jirard, Actor/Dancer/Choreographer

Baron Pugh, Scenic Designer

Aired on: Sunday July 5, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. BobbittBoston Area Black ArtistsShanelle Villegas, ActorJackson Jirard, Actor/DancerBaron Pugh, Scenic Designer

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, July 5, 2020
Episode #8
A Conversation with Black Artists

Aja Jackson, Lighting Designer

Benny Sato Ambush, Director

David Coleman, Musician/Music Director

Aired on: Sunday June 28, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. BobbittBoston Area Black ArtistsAja Jackson, Lighting DesignerDavid Coleman, Music DirectorBenny Sato Ambush, Director

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, June 21, 2020
Episode #7
A Conversation with Arts Administrators

Catherine Peterson, ArtsBoston

Dawn M. Simmons, Stage Source

Emily Ruddock, MASSCreative

Aired on: Sunday June 21, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. BobbittDawn Simmons, Stage SourceCatherine Peterson, ArtsBostonEmily Ruddock, MassCreative

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, June 14, 2020
Episode #6
A Conversation with Michael and his son, Sang

Aired on: Sunday June 14, 2020 at 2:00p

In The Wings: Artist SalonAnd interview with Michael J. Bobbitt, on being a Black Man running a predominately white institution by son, Sang Bobbitt Hanna.

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, June 7, 2020
Episode #5
A Conversation with Artistic Directors

Igor Golyak, Arlekin Players Theatre

Melia Bensussen, Hartford Stage

Steve Maler, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company

Aired on: Sunday June 7, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. BobbittMelia Bensussen, Hartford StageSteven Maler, Commonwealth Shakespeare CompanyIgor Golyak, Arlekin Players Theatre

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, May 31, 2020
Episode #4
A Conversation with Artistic Directors

Lee Mikeska Gardner, The Nora Theatre Company

Andy Short, Improbable Players

Harold Steward, The Theatre Offensive

Aired on: Sunday May 31, 2020 at 2:00p

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, May 24, 2020
Episode #3
A Conversation with Artistic Directors

Emily Ranni, Wheelock Family Theatre

Christopher Edwards, Actors’ Shakespeare Project

Roxie Myhrum, Puppet Showcase Theatre

Aired on: Sunday May 24, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists Salon

IN THE WINGS: Artists Salon

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, May 3, 2020
Episode #2
A Conversation with Artists of Color

Rashed Alnuaimi, Last seen at New Rep in Oliver

Lisa Yuen, Last seen at New Rep in The Hot Mikado

Maurice Emmanuel Parent, Last seen at New Rep in Man of La Mancha

Aired on: Sunday May 17, 2020 at 2:00p

IN THE WINGS: Artists SalonWith your Host – Michael J. Bobbitt, Artistic DirectrAnd guests Maurice Parent, Lisa Yuen and Rashed Alnuaimi

Posted by New Repertory Theatre on Sunday, May 17, 2020
Episode #1
A Conversation with Boston Area Playwrights

Lila Rose Kaplan

Greg Lam

Patrick Gabridge

Kirsten Greenidge

Aired on: Sunday May 3, 2020 at 2:00p