The Soyuz Files featured on Planetary Radio

We couldn’t be more excited! The Soyuz Files, our postcard-and-podcast multimedia story, was featured on The Planetary Society’s Planetary Radio this week. Host Mat Kaplan delivers in-depth news of space exploration and extraterrestrial science, and this week his topic was “Could the Soviet Union have won the Space Race?” He discussed the viability of that alternate history […]

Echo Theater Company and The West offer US premiere of surrealistic The Suitcase for limited run in August

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WHAT U.S. premiere of THE SUITCASE — In this darkly surrealistic yet surprisingly humorous drama set somewhere between dreams and reality, one of Poland’s foremost contemporary playwrights takes us deep into the hearts of a father and son and asks us to consider what we are responsible for in the wake of […]

Did the Soviets Really Win the Space Race?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The West presents an all-new podcast miniseries and postcard mystery with THE SOYUZ FILES Cold War alternate-reality-adventure The Soyuz Files is building buzz across social media and in physical mailboxes around the globe. What if the Soviets won the Space Race? From the award-winning producers of the web-series God Particles (International Academy of Web Television Award […]

New name, new show!

When we first started the Interrobang Departure just over a year ago, we named ourselves in what seemed to us a logical fashion: we used to be a sketch group called Interrobang, now we were doing more, so we called ourselves the Interrobang Departure. But a few things happened over the last year—we began to open […]

Lady Into Fox Extends into December

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Underground theater sensation LADY INTO FOX is gaining momentum over a year-long multi-venue run at various locations in Hollywood and downtown Los Angeles. The campfire-style fairytale experience was nominated for multiple awards at the 2015 Hollywood Fringe Festival and invited back to The Bootleg Theater, The Echo, and Angel City Brewery for […]

Translating Shakespeare

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival has launched an ambitious project: over the next three years a team of playwrights and dramaturgs will translate all 39 of Shakespeare’s attributed plays into modern English. The goal is to create a set of performable texts that make the stories easily accessible to every theatergoer. I could not be more supportive […]