Archive for October, 2010

Here’s another rehearsal video to whet your appetite! The ensemble has devised an incredible amount of material and now we’re beginning to work it together into a cohesive play. This is a very exciting time in our process. To celebrate, here’s another raw rehearsal video. There’s lots of sidecoaching in this one (read: my irritating […]


Alright—-I’ve been shy about sharing any rehearsal video here on the blog up to this point. For one thing, the experience of seeing theater happen live is NOTHING like watching it recorded on the director’s phone camera. It’s impossible to feel the tension, the thrill, the suspense—-the camera just doesn’t capture those (unless you’re actually […]


Hello again, dear friends and supporters! We’ve been extremely busy at the Secret Headquarters (and at home) and it’s about time for an update. Here are just a few highlights of our work in the recent weeks, and a preview of some great opportunities to come! OFT continues to reach out to more and more […]


Hi everyone, Just a quick update to say that Wednesday Nov. 20th’s professional development class has been canceled due to low enrollment. Thursday’s public workshop will still be running.


We need YOU!

13Oct10

Dear friends and supporters, We need your help. One Forbidden Thing is independent theater at its best—made with people from all walks of life coming together with incredible artists. We’re asking important questions and finding fascinating answers. We’re working tirelessly to bring you free theater workshops, excellent professional trainings, and to create theater that will […]


Join us for an Introduction to Theater of the Oppressed this Wednesday (October 13th) from 7-9pm. This will be part of our professional training series, though which One Forbidden Thing is sharing the knowledge about how theater can be a tool to catalyze change and bring about transformation in our communities. The session will be […]


Hello, dear readers! The OFT (that’s One Forbidden Thing, for those in-the-know) has been working hard again this week on lots of new material about juicy subjects like breaking the law, going crazy, and murder. It’s been a heavy week! Come on….aren’t you curious about what goes on during one of our rehearsals? Haven’t you […]