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Adrienne Martini

30 articles

The Regional Office Is Under Attack!

This adventure tale pulls elements from many corners of pop culture, but Manuel Gonzales’ writing chops make it wholly his own

Arts Review, Dec. 22, 2016

Today Will Be Different

The novel fuses absurd comedy and heart into a story that is compulsively readable and surprisingly resonant

Arts Feature, Nov. 3, 2016

Getaways Far, Far Away

Summer reading recommendations that will take you out of this world

Arts Feature, Jun. 16, 2016

From Nothing to Bounty

Playwright Lisa D'Amour muses on the distance between Austin and 'Detroit'

Arts Feature, Oct. 18, 2012

Swimming in Sky: A Novel

Books Review, Mar. 23, 2001

The Faeries' Oracle: Working with the Faeries to Find Wisdom, Insight, and Joy

Books Review, Jan. 12, 2001

Enter the Hugos

We Take On the Best of SF

Books Feature, Jul. 31, 1998

Like Beer and Chili

Combustible Collaborators Joseph Skibell and David Yeakle

Arts Feature, Mar. 13, 1998

J.C. Herz's Multi-track Mind

Have We Become a Joystick Nation?

Screens Feature, Mar. 6, 1998

The Great Critic Test

How Much Do You Really Know About These Freaks?

Arts Feature, Feb. 27, 1998

Rockin' Scriptmas!

Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, Jingle All the Plays

Arts Feature, Dec. 12, 1997

Beat the Clock

Rediscovering the Danger in Theatre Under the Gun

Arts Feature, Dec. 5, 1997

Ever the Spoils

Two University Dramas Tackle Women After War

Arts Feature, Nov. 21, 1997

Imagining the Scene

Christopher McCollum on Set Design

Arts Feature, Nov. 14, 1997

My Life in The Real World Kult

Please Take My MTV

Screens Feature, Oct. 24, 1997

Smart Women, Dangerous Men

Dracula and Fur Tempt Females With the Dark Side

Arts Feature, Oct. 17, 1997

Summer of Laugh

This Year, Austin Comics Got Really Hot

Arts Feature, Oct. 3, 1997

Beyond the Multiverse

Author Michael Moorcock

Books Feature, Sep. 19, 1997

Ripping the Shrew

The Rude Mechanicals Tear Into Shakespeare

Arts Feature, Aug. 15, 1997

A Guide to Austin's Musical Theatre Scene

Arts Feature, Aug. 1, 1997

A Theatre Mecca?!?

Honest, Some Folks Move to Austin for the Theatre

Arts Feature, Jul. 18, 1997

Heart of The Beast

Can Donald Byrd Make Art of True-Life Violence?

Arts Feature, May. 9, 1997

Whatever Now

A Report on Heather Woodbury on the Verge of Fame

Arts Feature, Apr. 25, 1997

Looking for a Fight

Ruth Margraff Recasts Texas History as Barroom Brawl

Arts Feature, Mar. 14, 1997

Whose House

Making a Place for Black Theatre in Austin

Arts Feature, Jan. 17, 1997

Plays in Our Stocking

A Few Dramas We Want St. Nick to Give Austin Theatre

Arts Feature, Dec. 20, 1996

School for Scripts

Why Get an MFA in Playwriting? Here's Why

Arts Feature, Nov. 22, 1996

Perfect Expression

Erik Ehn on Making Big, Cheap Theatre With Frontera

Arts Feature, Oct. 11, 1996

Bard Choices

Two Directors on Making Shakespeare Contemporary

Arts Feature, Aug. 16, 1996

It's a Family Affair

The Draw of Austin for a Visiting Theatre Artist

Arts Feature, Jul. 5, 1996

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