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It’s a Start

Feb 16, 2011 |

or What COS Theatre is doing this season to be “less bad.” This year, a couple of us who work in the College of the Siskiyous Theatre Department, are trying to make our theatre department better for our environment. I am afraid it is what McDonough and Braungart call in Cradle to Cradle, “being less […more]

Green Theatre goes by many names

Nov 5, 2010 |

It is called ecological theatre or ecotheatre, sustainable theatre, environmental theatre or even recycled theatre. Each term can refer to either the practice of producing plays that educate and promote ecology, or it can refer to sustainable and ecological practices that go into the making, of any production. The discussion on this site primarily concerns the […more]

50 Things You Can Do Towards Being a Green Theater

Jan 3, 2009 |

This is just a beginning! In the Office If you have meters, monitor building energy usage and set goals for using less. If you do not have meters, investigate what it would take to get them installed. Use paper with as large a percentage of recycled content as possible—preferably in post consumer waste–for all printed […more]

London’s Green Theatre Programme launched

Sep 10, 2008 |

The Mayor of London’s ‘Green Theatre: Taking Action on Climate Change’ plan was launched on Tuesday, 9th September in partnership with industry leaders atPLASA08 (Professional Lighting and Sound Association). Climate change is one of the Mayor’s key priorities and this announcement builds on the Mayor’s commitment to reducing London’s carbon emission by 60 per cent […more]

The Green Theatre (or Teaching Sustainable Theatre)

Mar 16, 2008 |

Green Theatre goes by many names.  It is called ecological theatre or ecotheatre, sustainable theater or environmental theater. Each term can refer to either the practice of producing plays that educate and promote ecology, or it can refer to sustainable and ecological practices that go into the making, of any production. I will be referring […more]