Jesus and Skateboards: A Review of New Play Project’s WWJD

New Play Project has a new show, WWJD, about just what you think: Jesus.  It's a fun play that answers the question we've all asked ourselves: What would life be like if Jesus moved in with you and your roommates? It started out with great hilarity, looking like a TV sitcom, setting up the situation … Continue reading Jesus and Skateboards: A Review of New Play Project’s WWJD

Why you should go see New Play Project in Provo, UT

Yesterday I wrote about my experience with New Play Project, a non-profit theatre organization based in Provo, UT.  We have been around for 4 years now with the main purpose of helping to promote, produce, and perform new plays in the Provo area.  I have been with New Play Project for 3 years now and … Continue reading Why you should go see New Play Project in Provo, UT

Theatre in the classroom, or What I’d love to teach

I have a hard time reading drama. I don't picture things very well in my mind and I often get confused as to which character is which when they are speaking. I love to watch plays though - and often enjoy seeing a play that I didn't get much from when I read it. How should we teach theatre in the classroom to help students benefit from it?