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Americamisfit: Rock & Revolt
Dan Dietz's new play 'Americamisfit' may get you to question the way we Americans romanticize the sudden, violent change of revolution
"...28, you'll be inundated with them courtesy of Dietz's Americamisfit, receiving its world premiere from Salvage Vanguard Theater. The..."

Oct. 28, 2005 Arts Feature by Barry Pineo

Cream of the Crop
Nominations for the 2005-2006 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...Americamisfit, Salvage Vanguard Theater..."

May 19, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Payne Pleasures 2006: The nominees
Your play didn't have to tackle a political theme to earn a nomination for ACoT's 2005-2006 B. Iden Payne Awards, but the top nominees reveal that it sure didn't hurt
"...privilege to pee; Salvage Vanguard Theater's world premiere of Americamisfit, Dan Dietz's rockabilly rumination on revolution's role in our..."

Sept. 29, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Culture Flash!
The Art Palace glows in the 'Times,' and Dan Dietz gets a hearing at the Kennedy Center
"...• Playwright Dan Dietz and his Americamisfit get a hearing in the nation's capital – at..."

Sept. 1, 2006 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Drive, He Said
In its 13th year, Jason Neulander shifts Salvage Vanguard Theater into overdrive
"...did was in November of last year: Dan Dietz's Americamisfit, a brilliant rockabilly exploration of where revolutions, especially American..."

April 14, 2006 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Hang the DJ
The new political theatre invites you into its messy, sexy conversation
"...changes the way you see things. Dan Dietz wrote Americamisfit (produced this past fall by Salvage Vanguard Theater), which..."

Jan. 20, 2006 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

Top 10 Theatrical Treasures & Pleasures of 2005
'Chronicle' Arts Editor Robert Faires lists his favorite theatrical productions of 2005
"...1) Americamisfit (Salvage Vanguard Theater) Playwright Dan Dietz dusted off the..."

Jan. 6, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Discovering why a rockabilly singer is in the middle of a play about mass-murdering brothers in the American Revolution is one of many delights in Dan Dietz's genius play 'Americamisfit'

Nov. 4, 2005 Arts Review by Barry Pineo

Free Night of Theater: The List
These Central Texas theatre companies are offering free tickets as part of the national Free Night of Theater campaign
"...Theatre, 511 W. 43rd, 479-PLAYFriday, Oct. 28Salvage Vanguard Theater: AmericaMisfit, by Dan Dietz; The Off Center, 2211-A Hidalgo, 472-SVT6..."

Oct. 7, 2005 Arts Feature

Only the Fourth Wall Is Forever
After 10 years, Salvage Vanguard Theater is moving on
"...of Neulander's several triumphs was directing a play called Americamisfit, also mounted at the Off Center, in 2005. The..."

June 24, 2016 Arts Feature by Wayne Alan Brenner

Salvage Vanguard Theater: Neulander ends his run
After 13 years of running Salvage Vanguard Theater, Artistic Director Jason Neulander is moving on
"...of The Death of a Cat, Genghis Khan, and Americamisfit in the 2004-2005 season and has had an increasingly..."

Dec. 14, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

C. Denby Swanson: A play for Clifford
Austin playwright C. Denby Swanson has received a prestigious national grant to develop a play based on the life of Clifford Antone with the Zachary Scott Theatre Center
"...year's residency program. Dan Dietz, acclaimed author of tempOdyssey, Americamisfit, and A Bone Close to My Brain, gets to..."

May 4, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Top 10 Most Memorable Theatrical Offerings That I Chanced to See in 2005 (A Hierarchical List)
'Chronicle' theatre writer Barry Pineo names his 10 favorite stage productions of 200
"...2) Americamisfit (Salvage Vanguard Theater) Playwright Dan Dietz's genius take on..."

Jan. 6, 2006 Arts Feature by Barry Pineo

Artful Presents
Local gift suggestions from the Art Elf Prize Patrol

Dec. 16, 2005 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Arts String
", including the recent Dan Dietz rockabilly history lesson Americamisfit ($12); the opera Genghis Khan ($17), composed by Graham..."

Dec. 16, 2005 Music Review

Waterfalls and Sea Changes
The former and current artistic directors of Austin Script Works discuss new plays, local theatre, and the writer's voice
"...Dan Dietz's play Americamisfit runs through Nov. 19 at the Off Center, 2211-A..."

Nov. 11, 2005 Arts Feature by Dan Dietz

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