Gavin Reub wants to put Gamer Culture (and sub-culture) Front and Center: Umbrella Project in conversation with director of Annex Theatre’s PUNY HUMANS.

Gavin Reub, director of Puny Humans opening tonight at Annex Theatre, takes us deeper into gamer culture, Comic-Con, and the best way to unwind after journeying into the world Bret Fetzer & Keiko Green have created.​NE: As dramaturgs, we always start with: Why this play now? What are Seattle audiences going to connect to in this …

Umbrella Project went to the Humana Festival of New Plays

A photo posted by Umbrella Project (@umbrellaprojectnw) on Apr 6, 2016 at 2:25pm PDT //platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js ​A play marathon. 7 shows in 3 days.  Our first stop in Louisville is Actors Theatre of Louisville, home of the Humana Festival for New Plays (and celebrating their 40th year!). ATL is in the heart of downtown Louisville, KY and …

Emily Penick Wants You to Put Your Phone Down: Umbrella Project in Conversation with RED STAGE Artistic Director Emily Penick

Emily Penick Wants You to Put Your Phone DownRED STAGE sets out to promote human connection by producing plays and creating community. Emily Penick is the artistic director of RED STAGE, a new company of female theatre artists -- also including Keiko Green, Stephanie Haire, and Julia Nardin -- whose mission is to champion emerging …

Umbrella Project partners with Strawberry Theatre Workshop for Strawberry Theatre Book Club

As part of Umbrella Project’s commitment to supporting theatre within their local and national networks, Umbrella is collaborating with Strawberry Theatre Workshop to help launch the Strawberry Theatre Book Club. This program--to read and discuss as many as 24 scripts each year--will invigorate Strawshop’s season selection process, and generate community discussion around Strawshop’s mission.“We’re thrilled …