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Audience (R)Evolution Grant Program Inaugural Recipients

TCG announces the first round of recipients for the Audience (R)Evolution grant program. Funded by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Audience (R)Evolution program awarded grants to ten theatres for (Re)Modeling and (Re)Imagining their audience engagement and community development models and strategies.

The Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

TCG has launched a 6-point, multi-year Diversity & Inclusion Initiative. From expanding our Young Leaders of Color program to continuing the work of the Diversity & Inclusion Institute, this Initiative's goal is to transform the national theatre field into a more inclusive and diverse community. Learn how you can get involved here.

TCG Books: Staff Picks

Each month, a TCG staff member will select a TCG Books title that holds a special meaning — whether it’s a show the staffer performed in, a dog-eared acting resource, a writer that continually inspires or simply a favorite play – and we will offer a special discount on that title for the month. For June, Zach Chotzen-Freund, publications associate, has selected The Great God Pan, by Amy Herzog, and here’s why.

Blue Star Theatres Reaches 111 Participating Theatres in 35 States

Blue Star Theatres is a collaboration between TCG and Blue Star Families, with leadership support from MetLife Foundation. The first launch of the program was September 28, 2012, and now 111 theatres are participating. This initiative is intended to recognize the contributions of service families and build stronger connections between the theatres, military families and their communities. Member Theatres interested in participating may learn more here.