Call for Dramaturgs — We Want to Interview You

We’re interested in getting to know and uplifting the voices of PNW dramaturgs as part of a weekly feature series on our blog. If you’re interested in being featured, email Claire Koleske at ckoleske@umbrellaprojectnw.org with your name and a little about yourself. We’ll have you complete a brief questionnaire and set up a time for […]

Page to Stage: A Conversation About The Call

Umbrella Project’s Sara Keats and José Samuel Clair served as dramaturgs on Seattle Public Theatre’s production of The Call, open May 17–June 9. They interviewed director Annie Lareau and assistant director Shermona Mitchell about adoption, parenthood, the process of bringing the play to life, and what resonates with them about this work. This conversation has […]

Anxiety, Dads, and Art About Identity: In Conversation with Claire Koleske and Roland Carette-Meyers (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of this interview. Read Part 1 here. 42 Things You Should Know About My Dad Sara Keats: Tell me about the next upcoming project. What’s it called? What’s it about? Roland Carette-Meyers: It’s called “42 Things You Should Know About My Dad”. ‘Cause we like long titles. That’s our title aesthetic. […]

Anxiety, Dads, and Art About Identity: In Conversation with Claire Koleske and Roland Carette-Meyers (Part 1)

Director of dramaturgy Sara Keats spoke to writer-performer duo Claire Koleske and Roland Carette-Meyers about their first collaboration, “Ways in Which We’ve Failed to Manage Our Anxiety” and their upcoming show, “42 Things You Need to Know About My Day.” The conversation spanned mental health, fatherhood and developing new work together in Seattle. Writing Partners […]

Marketing. Operations. We’re growing: Are you?

We’re growing our team! We’re seeking a Marketing Coordinator and an Operations Director. Check out the descriptions below for details. If interested, application information is in the PDF. Applications are due July 12th. At this time, these are volunteer positions, though we hope to offer competitive stipends in the near future. Marketing Coordinator Reports to: Director of Marketing 5 […]