Showstopper Virtual Play Series: Post-Show Discussions

Please join the artists and staff of New Repertory Theatre for an opportunity to discuss the themes presented in A Very Herrera Holiday and [keyp-ing]. These discussions will be held in a webinar format immediately following the performance on the following dates:

Friday, November 27 after 7:00pm Performance

Guests: A Very Herrera Holiday playwright Alexis Scheer and director Sarah Shin, and [keyp-ing] playwright Miranda Austen ADEkoje. Moderated by Rosalind Bevan.
All audience members are welcome to attend.

Playwright
Alexis Scheer
A Very Herrera Holiday
Bio
Director
Sarah Shin
A Very Herrera Holiday
Bio
Moderator
Rosalind Bevan
Dramaturg
Bio
Playwright
Miranda Austen ADEkoke
[keyp-ing]
Bio

Sunday, November 29 after 4:00pm Performance

BIPOC Affinity Space

Guests: A Very Herrera Holiday director Sarah Shin, and [keyp-ing] playwright Miranda Austen ADEkoje. Partnered with Nieisha Deed from PureSpark; moderated by Board Member Michelle Aguillon.

Important Note: While all our welcome to attend the performance on this date, we kindly request that the post-show discussion is reserved for those who identify as Black, Indigenous, and/or People of Color. We would like to create a safe space for these folks to discuss the content presented in the plays outside of the White gaze.

Playwright
Miranda Austen ADEkoje
[keyp-ing]
Bio
Director
Sarah Shin
A Very Herrera Holiday
Bio
Moderator
Michelle M. Aguillon
Board of Directors
Bio
Panelist
Nieisha Deed
PureSpark
Bio

Friday, December 4 after 7:00pm Performance

Healthcare Worker Night

A main theme in [keyp-ing] is racial disparities in healthcare access, especially in regards to affordable testing for COVID-19. New Rep is in the process of assembling a panel of healthcare employees to further discuss this issue with our audiences. All audience members are welcome to attend.

Guests: Dr. Kaitlin Seibert, Neurology Resident; Stefanie Sugrue, RN/BSN; Shauna Worrell-Waldron, RN/BSN; Miranda Austen ADEkoje, [keyp-ing] playwright.

Playwright
Miranda Austen ADEkoje
[keyp-ing]
Bio
Panelist
Dr. Kaitlin Seibert
Neurology Resident
Bio
Panelist
Shauna Worrell-Waldron
RN, BSN
Bio
Panelist
Stefanie Sugrue
RN, BSN
Bio

Sunday, December 6 after 4:00pm Performance

Ambassador Night

New Rep’s Ambassadors will attend this performance and post-show discussions along with their guests. All audience members are welcome to attend.

Thursday December 10 after 7:00pm Performance

College Night

New Rep will guide this post-show discussion with the perspective of college students in mind, but all audience members are welcome to attend.

Guests: A Very Herrera Holiday playwright Alexis Scheer and director Sarah Shin, moderated by Pascale Florestal

Playwright
Alexis Scheer
A Very Herrera Holiday
Bio
Director
Sarah Shin
A Very Herrera Holiday
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Moderator
Pascale Florestal
Dramaturg
Bio

Saturday December 12 after 7:00pm Performance

Guests: SVPS playwrights and directors, moderated by Yizhou Huang.
All audience members are welcome to attend.

Moderator
Yizhou Huang
Dramaturg
Bio