News

Tuning Up Our Toolboxes

We here at TONYC try to keep our facilitation skills sharp and our community ties strong. Resident Joker Mike reflects on his experience going through our latest summer training.

I am so grateful to have been able to participate in the ToolBox TuneUp workshops this summer. I appreciate the expertise that each facilitator shared with us, the various aspects of Jokering that were covered in such great detail and the opportunity share ideas, questions, laughter and techniques for better communication with one another so that we can continue to develop our craft... 

Continue Reading

The Opposite of Goodbye: Hello, Meggan!

Dearest community,


The TONYC Team and I are thrilled to announce Theatre of the Oppressed NYC’s new Executive Director: 
Meggan Gomez!


Meggan is a theatre-maker, advocate and activist. 
Her work and career have been shaped by the power of Theatre of the Oppressed, which she first experienced 13 years ago. She comes to TONYC from her role as the Theater Conservatory Director at Working Classroom in Albuquerque, New Mexico, which uses the arts to resist systemic injustices and imagine a more equitable society. Meggan’s affiliations include Cornerstone Theater and The Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics. Meggan is also on the steering committee of the Latinx Theater Commons, where she helps lead national efforts to expand opportunities for Latinx playwrights and theater artists.

Continue Reading

Apply to be a Joker with TONYC!

Photo: TONYC Jokers Gariyana Williams, Mike Gonzalez, and Adama Diallo at Legislative Theatre. Photo by Ali Garber.

Job Description: Joker, Theatre of the Oppressed NYC
Deadline to apply: December 3rd (for consideration for 2019 troupes)
Expected Start Date: January orientation meetings and trainings

Continue Reading

Design: Risa Takeuchi '16; Design Corps
Pratt Institute, designcorps.pratt.edu

© 2015 Theatre of the Oppressed NYC
CONTACT US
758 8th Ave, Suite 300
New York, NY 10036
(646) 504-4582
GET INVOLVED
Volunteer
Join Our Mailing List


Created with NationBuilder
© 2015 Theatre of the Oppressed NYC
Design: Risa Takeuchi '16; Pratt Institute, designcorps.pratt.edu
Created with NationBuilder