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AJT is now an Alliance!

AJT is now the Alliance for Jewish Theatre! What's in a name? Plenty...

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AJT 2017 Conference

Join us Oct 22-25 in Boston, for our conference... This year, themed around Collaboration.

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AJT Special Achievements

AJT recognized several members at our 2016 conference in St. Louis.

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Robin Russin

Robin Uriel Russin is Professor of screenwriting and playwriting at the University of California, Riverside. He has written and directed for the stage, with plays produced in Los Angeles, New York, Cleveland and elsewhere. Theatrical productions include Painted Eggs at Harman Avenue Theatre in Los Angeles CA, the world premiere of Kevin Cramer’s Bacciarelli at the Ruskin Group Theatre in Santa Monica CA, and Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice and the west coast premiere of Charles Evered’s Class at the Culver Center for the Arts in Riverside CA, which won an Inland Empire Theatre Award for directing. His new play about a family struggling through a Passover dinner, The Face In The Reeds, was workshopped as a Culver Arts Research Lab production in March 2014 and officially premiered in August, 2014 at the Ruskin Group Theatre. He has presented papers and recently published an article on The Merchant of Venice in Shofar: A Journal of Jewish Studies. He has also written and directed for TV, including The Prosecutors for the Discovery Channel, Vital Signs for ABC, America’s Most Wanted and Alcatraz: The Escape for Fox. Russin co-authored the widely used books Screenplay: Writing the Picture and Naked Playwriting, and his stories, articles and reviews have appeared in national publications. Film credits include On Deadly Ground, Abracadabra and Shark in a Bottle. Russin is a former Rhodes Scholar with degrees in art history, English Literature, sculpture, and screenwriting. He has participated in a National Endowment for the Humanities Institute, presented and published papers on Shakespeare, film noir and dramatic storytelling, and won major national awards for screenwriting.

Conference

Alliance for Jewish Theatre’s 2017 Conference in Boston October 22 – 25, 2017 This Year’s Theme: COL-LAB-ORATION In partnership with Jewish Arts Collaborative of Boston Subsidies for Young and Emerging […]

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Membership

Join or renew your AJT membership now for 2017! Add 2018 now, at a discount! Not sure if it’s time to renew? Check with us at info@alljewishtheatre.org. To join or […]

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Individuals

Check out our members – a cross-section of playwrights, directors, artistic directors, dramaturgs, critics, and other practitioners of Jewish theatre: Members: Want to update your page? Don’t have a page […]

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Theatres

Check out our member theatres – a wide array of performing arts organizations around the world, with a focus or interest in Jewish theatre. Members: Want to update your page? […]

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