Exit, Pursued by a Bear

Play by Lauren Gunderson In the Autumn of 2019 I enrolled in a Directing I course as part of my BA in Theatre. For this course, we learned techniques to address action verbs, sectioning a… More

Kabuki and Society in Japan

As part of academic research and my own interests in Japanese performance culture, I borrowed a copy of A Kabuki Reader. From this, I compiled an essay that follows the trends of kabuki in Japanese society from its influences to its status as a national icon. This history is rich and rife with detail that I would recommend this journal to any interested in Kabuki and other forms of Japanese theatre.

Fringe Festival V

My piece Genderqueer was performed at University of Arkansas at Little Rock’s Fringe Festival V hosted by the Theatre and Dance department. The piece was a devised work between Anson and the dancer Emily Shellabarger.… More