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Everything you need to know about Iron Crow Theatre as it's ready to print, share, stream or blog. Iron Crow Theatre is an award-winning, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization and Baltimore’s queer theatre. Iron Crow Theatre produces queer theatre for a queer city, celebrating the renegade and the unorthodox in all of us. 


 

12/04/18
IN WAVE OF EXPANSION, APRIL FORRER JOINS IRON CROW THEATRE AS NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR
River Hansen, Interim Managing Director, appointed company’s first ever General Manager amongst new appointments to the theatre’s Community Advisory Board and Resident Artist Program

Iron Crow Theatre announced today that April Forrer, former Managing Director of Baltimore Shakespeare Factory, will join Iron Crow Theatre as Managing Director, reporting directly to the Board of Directors. The theatre also announced River Hansen, who served previously as Company Coordinator and most recently as Interim Managing Director, has been appointed the theatre’s first General Manager, reporting to both the Managing and Artistic Directors. Additionally, Danielle Harrow formerly Director of Education has been appointed Grants Manager and several new and returning volunteers have been appointed to the theatre’s Community Advisory Board and Resident Artist Program.

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09/20/18
THE LARAMIE PROJECT CHOSEN BY METRO WEEKLY’S EDITORS AS ONE OF THE BEST ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT OFFERINGS IN D.C. THIS WEEK!
Get your tickets and join us as we honor the legacy of Matthew Shepard.

Iron Crow Theatre, billed as “Baltimore’s award-winning queer theatre,” marks the 20th anniversary of Matthew Shepard’s death with a production of Moisés Kaufman’s groundbreaking research-driven examination into the Wyoming murder and its aftermath, developed with the Tectonic Theater Project. John Knapp directs the Iron Crow production featuring Kecia A. Campbell, Yvonne Erickson, William Goblirsch, Jr., Jonas David Grey, Warren C. Harris, Lezlie T. Hatcher, Johnna Leary, and Nicholas Miles. Post-performance talkbacks are planned for Thursday, Sept. 20, with Cathy Renna, the former communications director for GLAAD, sharing her experiences on assignment in Laramie 20 years ago, and Friday, Sept. 21, with Jeffrey LaHoste, co-founder of Tectonic Theater, providing rare insights into Moment Work, the company’s technique used to develop the play.

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09/17/18
MD THEATRE GUIDE NAMES THE LARAMIE PROJECT #1 SHOW OF THE WEEK!
Get your tickets and join us as we honor the legacy of Matthew Shepard.

Iron Crow Theatre’s offering of The Laramie Project, ably directed by John Knapp and performed by a talented cast, illustrates the thoughts, fears and hopes of people affected by this unprecedented and historic tragedy. They are just ordinary folks trying to make sense of a gruesome crime that had reluctantly thrust their community into the spotlight. More importantly, it makes people pause to reflect on our society where hate, unfortunately, is not waning.

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09/13/18
THE WASHINGTON BLADE LEADS WITH IRON CROW THEATRE'S THE LARAMIE PROJECT IN THE 2018 WASHINGTON FALL ARTS PREVIEW
Get your tickets and join us as we honor the legacy of Matthew Shepard.

The fall theater season is proving to be an exciting mix of classics, area premieres and some promising new works. And, like always, LGBT theater professionals are playing a big part in making it happen. 

In memoriam of the 20th anniversary of Matthew Shepard’s death, Baltimore’s award-winning queer company Iron Crow Theatre (45 West Preston St., Baltimore) presents The Laramie Project through Sept. 23. With just eight actors playing about 60 characters, the seminal 2000 work weaves together interviews, journal entries and published news reports about the hate crime murder of the gay University of Wyoming student. It’s written by out playwright Moisés Kaufman and the members of Tectonic Theater Project and John Knapp directs. Full details at ironcrowtheatre.org

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09/01/18
THE BALTIMORE SUN NAMES IRON CROW THEATRE'S THE LARAMIE PROJECT ONE OF THE BEST THEATRE OFFERINGS IN THE BALTIMORE-AREA THIS FALL!
Get your tickets and join us as we honor the legacy of Matthew Shepard.

A tragedy in Wyoming revisited after 20 years. In 1998, a University of Wyoming student was kidnapped, tortured and tied to a fence outside the city of Laramie. Matthew Shepard’s death, one of the cruelest anti-gay crimes in this country, will be commemorated by Iron Crow Theatre’s revival of Moises Kaufman’s potent docudrama The Laramie Project. Sept. 14th to 23rd at Baltimore Theatre Project, 45 W. Preston St. $20 to $35. 410-752-8558, www. ironcrowtheatre.org.

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09/01/18
IRON CROW THEATRE PRESENTS THE LARAMIE PROJECT IN MEMORIAM OF THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF MATTHEW SHEPARD’S DEATH. INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED, TECTONIC THEATER PROJECT, CREATORS OF THE LARAMIE PROJECT COME TO BALTIMORE!
The 18/19 Season of Becoming Begins 9/14!

In memoriam of the 20th Anniversary of Matthew Shepard’s death, Iron Crow Theatre is set to launch it’s 18/19 Season of Becoming with the groundbreaking and award-winning, The Laramie Project written by Moisés Kaufman and the members of Tectonic Theater Project. In addition, Iron Crow Theatre is honored to welcome the internationally acclaimed Tectonic Theater Project to Baltimore for the theatre’s After Shows With the Crows programming in connection with The Laramie Project and for the debut of the new CrowLabs: Masterclass series.

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08/03/18
IRON CROW THEATRE ANNOUNCES NUMEROUS INITIATIVES FOR IMPROVEMENT AND INCREASED COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT
The Theatre is Grateful for Ongoing Community Feedback and Support as it Begins its 18/19 Season of Becoming

Today, Iron Crow Theatre announced its upcoming 18/19 Season of Becoming alongside numerous initiatives to better support the theatre in its mission to continue producing award-winning queer theatre here in Baltimore. These initiatives come directly from feedback shared during its recent conversations with members of the local theatre and queer communities. As attempts to undermine LGBTQ+ rights persist around the world and queer spaces continue to disappear both locally and nationwide, queer theatre companies like Iron Crow Theatre, now more than ever, play a vital role in celebrating and elevating the diversity of our city.

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08/03/18
IRON CROW THEATRE ANNOUNCES NEW 18/19 SEASON OF BECOMING
Examines the Many Ways We Become Who We Are

Today, Iron Crow Theatre announced the 18/19 Season of Becoming, a further exploration of self from its 17/18 Season of Identity. Filled with new programs and initiatives, the upcoming season will include the launch of CrowLabs: Masterclass. This new educational program at Iron Crow Theatre offers Baltimore's local artist community free access to a new type of creative laboratory — an innovative workshop experience where artistic exploration is celebrated alongside some of the nation's most renowned and accomplished theatre artists and organizations. Iron Crow Theatre is honored to welcome the Tectonic Theater Project to Baltimore for the first ever CrowLabs: Masterclass.

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