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Lindsey Barr

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Teaching Assistant, School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

1801 The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
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Lindsey R. Barr is a third year PhD candidate in the Theatre and Performance Studies program. Her research focuses on the representations of madness on stage in the contemporary musical as it intersects with gender and race. A professional dramaturg, her work has been seen throughout the Washington, DC and Baltimore area at the Capital Fringe Festival, Everyman Theatre, Baltimore Center Stage, Single Carrot Theatre, and the Goethe Institut, among others. She has a forthcoming publications in the journal Studies in Musical Theatre, as well as a co-authored book chapter in The Routledge Companion to Musical Theatre. She is currently the Administrator for the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the Americas and the President of the American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR) Graduate Student Caucus (GSC).

Productions

Production Dramaturg, Dinner with Friends, Everyman Theatre, 2019
Production Dramaturg, Radio Golf, Everyman Theatre, 2019
Production Dramaturg, Murder on the Orient Express, Everyman Theatre, 2019
Director, Twelve Angry Jurors, Vagabond Theatre Company, 2019
Director, The Mineola Twins, Fells Point Corner Theatre


Dissertation Title: Making Madness on Stage: American Musical Theatre Since the Americans with Disabilities Act

 

Service & Outreach

Lindsey Barr elected president of the American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR) Graduate Student Caucus

Lindsey Barr elected president of the American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR) Graduate Student Caucus

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Ph.D. student Lindsey Barr was elected president of the American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR) Graduate Student Caucus. Her term starts in November 2020.

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