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Will Power Becomes Playwright in Residence @ Dallas Theatre Center

Wanted to share the news with everyone-I have just received an amazing grant from the Mellon Foundation, and now am the Playwright in Residence/Senior Staff for The Dallas Theatre Center. Three years of learning and influencing artistic policy, three full productions of 3 of my works including a world premiere, and the opportunity to engage […]

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Yes!  Here it is, the finished audio and accompanying video for  “Caliban Return.”  It is a piece I created with the always amazing Justin Ellington, in which we take Shakespeare’s text and fuse the rhythms of the iambs with the contemporary meter of hip hop. Check out the film on its development here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m1B_HLJsVQM&feature=player_embedded. And the […]

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Will Power Performs and Mentors Artists in Kyrgyzstan

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WILL POWER GOES TO SMU

It’s official!  I am headed to Southern Methodist University in the newly created position of Artist-In-Residence.  This is an incredible opportunity-the chance to create programming and be on the faculty and a top ranked undergrad and graduate theatre department, and be given a lot of flexibility in my schedule to continue to travel, write, and […]

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CANADIAN STAGE

It’s been quite a season thus far-lots of traveling, performing, teaching and developing new work. In the past six months I’ve gone to Miami twice, Pennsylvania three times, New York City (performance @ Lincoln Center), Dallas, a 5 week stint in Los Angeles, England and Turkmenistan. Next up, I’ll be making my debut in Canada as […]

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WILL POWER GRABS COVETED 2010 MEADOWS PRIZE!

So excited about this one.  Click here for details, and we’ll see you down south! The Meadows School of the Arts at Southern Methodist University has selected two recipients for the second annual 2010 Meadows Prize arts residency: playwright and performer Will Power and choreographer Shen Wei. Inaugurated in October 2009, the Meadows Prize is presented each […]

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Will Power given Yellow Roses

  This past week I was in Texas having a grand ole’ time.  DJ Reborn and I performed a swift 25 minute set in celebration of the AT & T Performing Arts Center down there in Dallas. It was the big gala opening.  Our set was part of a larger set, and I found myself […]

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Will Power Lecture Promo with APB

I am now represented by The American Program Bureau for speaking engagements at Universities and select high schools throughout the country and abroad.  For more info on how to  book me for a lecture at your school or institution, please visit Will Power on the American Program Bureau website.  The link also features a lively […]

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