MILLER EVENTS
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and Special events, as well as links to archives for past events.
We would appreciate it if you could send us any current information for the following categories to make them as detailed as possible; include past, current and future events so that people can use this as an archive. Send information to webmaster Sue Abbotson. We try to keep only upcoming events on this page--but you can link in each section to archive pages for information on past conference papers, productions and events.

N.B.  For information on the  Arthur Miller Journal--including how to subscribe and content lists for
previously published isssues,  go to the Journal website.
 

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Calls For Papers:

The Arthur Miller Society is always looking for anyone who would like to organize Miller panels at conferences, such as ALA, SAMLA, NEMLA, CDC, American Studies, ASTR or ATHE--please contact our current President, Paula Langteau, with proposals/details.

During Arthur Miller's 2015 centennial year, the expectation is that conferences, theaters
and publishers will be especially interested in engaging with Miller material,
and so we encourage you to share any plans for celebrations,
publications or productions with the society that we can help to publicize,
or solicit us for ideas/assistance.

Ongoing CFP:

Arthur Miller Journal
Looking for papers on any aspect of the life and work of Arthur Miller for the Arthur Miller Journal which is published Spring and Fall. Go to the Journal page for more detail regarding submissions, subscriptions, contact e-mails for the various editors, and for contents of past volumes. You can make a submission to the Journal of an essay, performance review, or book review, as well as offer material for the notes section--directly at this website. If a Miller play is being produced in your area (check the listings below)--please attend and upload your review through the above link (website).


Hungarian Journal of English and American Studies  published near the close of 2006 a special Arthur Miller Edition: Volume 11, Number 2 (2005):  ISSN:  12 18-7364  that contains several new essays on Miller's work--see details in the archive link below for Special Events/News/Releases 2007 regarding how to order yourself a copy.  The Journal is meanwhile looking for further submissions:  Manuscripts should conform to the latest edition of the MLA Handbook in all matters of style (parenthetical citations keyed to a works-cited list). Contributions on history should conform to the latest edition of the Chicago Manual of Style. All submissions should be sent together with a disk copy of the article in Word 95 for Windows. All correspondence should be addressed to the Editor, HJEAS, University of Debrecen, Pf. 73, Hungary 4010; e-mail: abnagyzo@delfin.unideb.hu

  JCDE: Journal of Contemporary Drama in English, published by De Gruyter (Berlin/Boston) http://www.degruyter.com/view/j/jcde    
A bi-annual, peer-reviewed journal that focuses on contemporary Anglophone dramatic literature and theatreperformance. It renegotiates the understanding of contemporary aesthetics of drama and theatre by treating dramatic texts of the last fifty years, and welcomes essays on the work of Arthur Miller. Essays should be no longer than 8,000 words (including notes and bibliography) and should be formatted according to MLA style (7th edition, 2009.
ESSAY CONTRIBUTIONS should be sent to: Prof. Dr. Martin Middeke, Chair of English Literature, University of Augsburg, Universitaetsstraße 10, D-86159 Augsburg, Germany.   
EMAIL: martin.middeke@phil.uni-augsburg.de  

SUGGESTIONS FOR REVIEWS should be sent to: Prof. Dr. Christina Wald, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Philosophische Fakultät II, Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik, Unter den Linden 6, D-10099 Berlin, Germany.   
EMAIL: christina.wald@hu-berlin.de    

The Journal of American Drama and Theatre -- a fully online and peer-reviewed journal -- is currently seeking submissions for upcoming issues. If you are working on an article related to theatre and/or drama of the Americas, consider submitting it to JADT. Full submission guidelines can be found here, and the current issue (guest-edited by ATDS) can be viewed here.  Details of the next ATDS guest-edited and themed issue will be available soon!

CFP with Deadlines:
TBA

Below are photographs of Mr. Miller from the 9th International Arthur Miller Conference, taken by Dr. Jeffrey Mason, University of Oregon.
 

Conferences and Panels:
  (Link to AMS conference archive) (Link to ALA archive
)

Members, especially, please make every effort possible to attend any conference panels with
papers on Miller and
support the continuation of
Arthur Miller scholarship.

The Arthur Miller Centennial   
October 16-18, 2015  
Sponsored by the Arthur Miller Society at St. Francis College, Brooklyn, New York
CFP is complete, and we shall announce a number of exciting panels and presentations once the conference program has been finalized.
Conference Chair: Stephen Marino
 The Arthur Miller Journal
St. Francis College
180 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, New York 11202
smarino@sfc.edu
Click here to get to the Registration site, or download the materials here: the preference is for online registration.
Click here to get a .pdf flyer you can post to help spread the word.


Department of Theatre & Drama, University of Michigan 100th Anniversary
ARTHUR MILLER SYMPOSIUM SCHEDULE

The symposium will be October 14th-16th, 2015 in Ann Arbor at the U of M Arthur Miller Theatre in the Walgreen Drama Center. The symposium events will be free and open to the public. The Anniversary events begin on Homecoming Weekend, October 8th-11th. For more information, see the U of M Department of Theatre & Drama 100th Anniversary website.


October 14: Keynote address by Enoch Brater, the Kenneth T. Rowe Professor of Dramatic Literature and an international authority on Miller.

October 15: Panel discussion exploring our history as a department and Miller's interest in the University.

October 16: Distinguished U-M alumni and other prominent theatre, film, and television artists share their experiences in working on Miller's plays.



William Inge Theater
millertree
plaque
Outside the William Inge Theatre they have
planted a tree for each past Honoree of the
William Inge Festival Achievement Award
who has passed on.
The tree they planted in Miller's
memory right outside the
William Inge Theatre in
Independence, Kansas.
Here is the plaque at the base of the tree.

Current Stage Productions (Link to Archive)
A useful place to check for upcoming productions of plays is the DPS website, where you can search by the playwright to see which plays have been licensed through them for production (both professional and non-professional). The listings below, however, contain more details and generally more up-to-date information.

If you are looking for a Miller expert to provide a lecture, keynote, seminar or talkback in conjunction with a production, please contact us and we will try and put you in touch with any scholars in your area.

  • Productions During 2016
    • Death of a Salesman 4 June-2 Oct.by American Players Theatre, for Play in the Woods, 5950 Golf Course Road, Spring Green, WI. Call 608-588-2361 or check the website.
    • The Price 20 May-26 June by Melbourne Civic Theatre, 817 E Strawbridge Ave, Melbourne, FL. Call (321) 723-6935 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 20 May-11 June by Live Arts Inc., 123 East Water St., Charlottesville, VA. Call (434) 977-4177 x123 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman May-June of 2016 by New Theatre at South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center, 10950 SW 211th St., Cutler Bay, FL. Call 786-573-3500 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 28 April-29 May by Artswest Playhouse, 4711 California Ave SW Seattle, WA. Directed by Mathew Wright. Call (206) 938-0339 or check the website.
    • A View from the Bridge 29 April-8 May by Theatre Box, 35 Verbena Avenue, Floral Park, NY. Call Call (516) 900-2031 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 8-23 April by Boise Little Theater, 100 E Fort Street, Boise, ID. Directed by Frank White. Call (208) 342-5104 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 8-24 April by Raven Theatre. 115 North Street Healdsburg, CA. Directed by Carl Hamilton. Call 707-431-7790 ext. 11 or (707) 433-6335 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 8-16 April by Southwest Playhouse, N 6th St, Clinton, OK. Call (580) 323-4448 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 25 March-10 April by Portland Players, 420 Cottage Rd., South Portland, ME. Directed by Michael Donovan. Call (207) 799-7337 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 4-13 March  by Younts Center for Performing Arts, 315 N Main St, Fountain Inn, SC. Call (864) 409-1050 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 26 Feb.-19 March by Center Point Legacy Theatre, 525 N 400 W, Centerville, UT. Call (801) 298-1302 or check the website
    • The Crucible 18 Feb.-19 March by the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Grindlay Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. Directed by John Dove. Call +44 131 248 4848, or check the website.
    • The Crucible 28 Feb.-17 July are the tentative dates for a production to be produced on Broadway, NY by Scott Rudin.
    • The Crucible 24-28 Feb. by University of New Hampshire Theater, 30 Academic Way, Durham, NH. Call (603) 862-7222 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 19 Feb.-13 March by Lakewood Playhouse, 5729 Lakewood Towne Center Blvd SW, Tacoma, WA. Call (253) 588-0042 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 22 Jan.- 16 April by Montana Repertory Theatre, as part of their winter national tour. Directed by Jere Hodgin. Check the home website or their agent for more information.
    • All My Sons 22 Jan-7 Feb. by The Modern Theater, 1320 E Garden Ave., Coeur D Alene, ID. Call 208-676-7529 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 15 Jan.-21 Feb. by StagesTheatre, 400 E Commonwealth Ave, Fullerton, CA. Call (714) 525-4484 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 15 Jan.-7 Feb. by Irish Classical Theatre, 625 Main Street, Buffalo, NY. Call (716) 853-ICTC or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 15-31 Jan. by Palo Alto Players, 1305 Middlefield Rd # 1, Palo Alto, CA. Call (650) 329-0891 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 15-24 Jan. by  Community Players Theatre, 201 Robinhood Ln, Bloomington, IL. Call:(309) 663-2121 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 7-17 Jan. by Riverwalk Theatre, 228 Museum Drive, Lansing, MI. Directed by Bob Robinson. Call 517 482 5700 or check the website.
  • Productions During 2015
    • All My Sons 3-13 Dec. by Wanderlust Theatre Co. at Cité des Arts, 109 Vine Street, Lafayette, LA. Call (337) 291-1122 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 11 Oct.-21 Nov. by A Noise Within, 3352 E Foothill Blvd., Pasadena, CA. Call 626.356.3100 x1 or check the website.
    • A View from the Bridge 18-22 Nov. by Theatre Department of Marymount Manhattan College, 221 E. 71 St. New York, NY. Call (212) 517-0400 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 13-22 Nov. by The Edge Theatre Ensemble Company at Heberton Hall (Keene Public Library Annex), 76 Winter St., Keene, NH. Call (603) 352-5657 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 13-21 Nov. by Edgewood Theatre Arts, 1000 Edgewood College Drive, Madison, WI. Directed by Jeanne Leep. Call (800) 444-4861 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 6-22 Nov. by Snug Theatre, 160 S. Water St., Marine City, MI. Call 810 278 1749 or check the website.
    • The Ride Down Mt. Morgan 23 Oct.-8 Nov. by Dundas Little Theatre, 37 Market St S, Dundas, Ontario, Canada. Call 1 905-627-5266 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 30 Oct.-15 Nov. by Hendersonville Little Theatre, 229 S. Washington Street, Hendersonville, NC. Call 828-692-1082 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 8 Oct.-7 Nov. by Bristol Old Vic, at Theatre Royal, King Street, Bristol, UK.  Directed by Tom Morris. Set design by Robert Innes Hopkins. Call 0117 987 7877 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 30 Oct.-8 Nov. by Prime Stage Theatre, at The New Hazlett Theatre, Pittsburg, PA. Call (412) 320-4610 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 29 Oct. -1 Nov. by Lone Star College-Kingwood, Humble, TX. Call 281-312-1532 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 16-24 Oct. by Pumphouse Players Inc., 114 W. Main St., Cartersville, GA. Call 770-387-2610 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 22-25 Oct. by Haymarket Theatre, 803 Q Street, Lincoln, NE. Call 402-477-2600 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 13 October – 8 November 2015 by Theatre Calgary, 220 - 9th Ave. S.E., Calgary, AB, Vancouver, Canada. Call 403-294-7440 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 11 Oct.-8 Nov. Cleveland Play House, Playhouse Square,
1407 Euclid Avenue,Cleveland, IL. Directed by Laura Kepley. Call 216 241 6000, or check the website.
    • A View from the Bridge 23 Oct.-1 Nov. by West Valley College Theatre Department, Studio Theatre, 14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA. Co-directed by Amy Zsadanyi Yale & Laura Lowry. Call (408) 741-2058 or check the website.
    • A View from the Bridge 21 Oct.-21 Feb. Previews Oct. 21 and officially opens on November 12 at the Lyceum Theatre for an 18-week limited engagement. Directed by Ivo van Hove, with Mark Strong, Nicola Walker, Michael Gould, Emun Elliott, Phoebe Fox, and Luke Norris. Design and Light by Jan Versweyveld. Call 800 901 4092 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 16 Oct.-7 Nov. by Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, 719 Race Street, Cincinnati, OH. Call 513 381 2273 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 16-18 Oct. by Creative Arts Theater, 15615 8th St Victorville, CA. Call 760-963-3236 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 9-18 Oct. by Department of Theatre and Drama at University of Michigan, in their Arthur Miller Theater, Ann Arbor, MI, as part of the university’s celebration of Miller’s Centenary. A special gala performance will be given on 9 Oct. see website for more information.
    • Broken Glass 6-24 Oct. by Westport Country Playhouse, 25 Powers Court, Westport, CT. Directed by Mark Lamos. Set design by Michael Yeargan. Call (203) 227-4177 or check the website. The theater is in the process of putting together a short educational YouTube film for those considering teaching the play, that will be available prior to the play's production.
    • Enemy of the People 8-31 Oct. by Octagon Theatre, Howell Croft South, Bolton, UK. Directed by David Thacker, with David Birrell, John Branwell, Barbara Drennan, Rob Edwards, Harry Long, John McArdle, Mac Small, David Nabil Stuart and Anna Wheatley. Call 01204 520661 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 15-25 October by Peace Mountain Players at Congregation Har Shalom, 11510 Falls Road, Potomac, MD. E-mail for information.
    • A Memory of Two Mondays Sept/Oct. by Defibrillator Theatre, London, UK. Directed by Robert Hastie. Plans are to stage the play in a warehouse setting. Check the website for updates.
    • A View from the Bridge 9-17 Oct. by Fly By Night Productions, at Bijou Room, Five Flags Civic Center, W 4th St & Main St., Dubuque, IA. Call 563.582.6572 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 2-11 Oct. by Classic Theatre Guild, at Proctors Theatre, Schnectady, NY. Call 518.227.0154 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman starting week of 5th Oct. for a seven week run, in Yiddish, with English supertitles by the New Yiddish Repertory at Theater Castillo Theater, 543 West 42nd Street, Clinton, NY. For 40 performances only, call (212) 941-1234, or check their website. Though drawing on the 1951 Joseph Buloff translation--Toyt fun a Salesman--this is a new, more expansive translation.
    • The Creation of the World and Other Business 7-11 Oct. by UNK Theatre, at University of Nebraska Kearney, 2506 12th Avenue, Kearney, NE. Call (308) 865-8417 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 1-4 Oct. by Creative Arts Theater, 15615 8th St., Victorville, CA. Call 760-963-3236 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 25 Sept.-3 Oct. by Morpheus Theatre, 3512 – 5th Avenue NW, Calgary, AB, Canada. Directed by Mike Johnson. Call 403-246-2999 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 18 Sept. 11 Oct. by The Ensemble Theatre, 2843 Washington Blvd. Cleveland Hts., OH. Call 216.321.2930 or check the website.
    • An Enemy of the People 30 Sept.-4 Oct. by Theater Department at Appalachian State University, 287 Rivers St, Boone, NC. Call 828-262-3063 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 18 Sept. -4 Oct. by Bloomington Civic Theatre, 1800 W Old Shakopee Rd, Bloomington, MN. Call (952) 563-8575 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 18 Sept.-4 Oct. by Pec Playhouse Theatre, 314 Main St, Pecatonica, IL. Call (815) 239-1210 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 12 Sept.-4 Oct. by People’s Light and Theatre Company, on Leonard C. Haas Stage, 39 Conestoga Road, Malvern, PA. Directed by Kamilah Forbes. Call 610.644.3500 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 18-27 Sept. by Shelby County Community Theatre, 801 Main Street, Shelbyville, KY. Call 502-633-0222 or check the website.
    • All My Sons 17-18 Sept. by Rapture Theatre at Macrobert Arts Centre, University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland, UK. call 01786 466 666 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 11-20 Sept. by Fremont Civic Theatre, 721 Main St, Cañon City, CO. Call:(719) 275-8989 or check the website.
    • The Man Who Had All the Luck, 2-27 Sept. by End of Moving Walkway at King’s Head Theatre, 115 Upper Street, Islington, London, UK. Directed by Paul Lichtenstern. Check Moving Walkway’s website for more details, and call 0207 226 8561 or check the website of the King’s Head for tickets.
    • All My Sons 24-28 Sept. by Shorter University Theatre, 315 Shorter Ave, Rome, GA. Call (706) 233-7288 or (800) 868-6980, ext. 7288 or check the website.
    • Broken Glass 5-27 Sept. by New Repertory Theatre, Arsenal Center for the Arts, 321 Arsenal St., Watertown (Boston), MA. Directed by Jim Petosa, with Jeremiah Kissel. Call 617-923-8487 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 17-20 Sept. by Elm Street Arts, at Elm Street Cultural Arts Village, 8534 Main St, Woodstock, GA. Call (678) 494-4251 or check the website.
    • The Crucible 17-19 Sept. by Paramount Arts Center, 
1300 Winchester Avenue, Ashland, KY. Call 606.324.0007 or check the website.
    • Elegy for a Lady 11-20 Sept. by Catch a Star Theatrical Players, Beaumont Womens Club, Community Center, 306 E. Sixth St., Beaumont, CA.  Call 951-315-4253 or check the website.
    • The Price Aug.-Nov. by TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington, Chicago, IL. Directed by Louis Contey, with Mike Nussbaum. Call 773 281 8463 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 16 July-2 Aug. by Ironweed Productions, Santa Fe, NM. Directed by Scott Harrison, the production features Campbell Martin, Elizabeth Wiseman, Peter Chapman, Jonathan Harrell, Larry Glaister, Jonathan Dixon, Nicholas Ballas, Mary Beth Lindsey, Warren Houghteling, Rod Harrison, Kirste Plunkett, Jody Durham and Maureen Dolan. Call (505) 988-4262 or check the website.
    • Death of a Salesman 15-16 July by Chats Productions, at the Jetty Memorial Theatre, Coffs Harbour, NSW, Australia. Directed by Rex Madigan, with Brian Fitzsimons, Jan Strom, Andrew deWaard, and Marty Elliot. E-mail for info, or check the website.
    • Incident at Vichy 27 July (staged reading) by Civic Ensemble Theatre, 127 Cleveland Avenue, Ithaca, NY. Directed by Beth Milles, with Theo Black, Matthew Brettschneider, JG Hertzler, Ci Herzog, Craig McDonald, Steve Pacek, Bruce Warren and Jacob White. Call (607) 241-0195 or check the website.
    • The Creation of the World and Other Business 23 July-8 Aug.  by 9th Hour Theatre Company, 1102 Somerset St W #3, Ottawa, ON, Canada. Directed by Jonathan Harris, with George Dutch, Robin Guy, Johnny Eaton, Benoit Trudel, David Plouffe, and Mary Beth Pongrac. Stage design by Elizabeth Chant. Check the website.
    • The Crucible 17-26 July by Desert Foothills Theater, 34250 N 60th St, Scottsdale, AZ. Call (480) 488-1981 or check the website.
    • The Hook 5 June-25 July by Royal and Derngate theater in Northampton in 5-27 June, followed by a run at the Everyman Theatre in Liverpool in 1-25 July. Directed by James Dacre, with Jamie Sives.The play is adapted by Ron Hutchinson from Miller's screenplay. Check their websites for more details: Northampton and Liverpool.
    • The Hook
    • Death of a Salesman 14 May-18 July at the Noël Coward Theatre, WC2, London. This is the transfer of the RSC production, directed by Gregory Doran with Antony Sher, Harriet Walter, and Alex Hassell. Set design by Stephen Brimson Lewis.  Call 0844 482 5138 or check the website.

    FILM INFORMATION (21st century developments): 

    Special Events/News/Releases for 2015-2016 (Link to Archive for past years)

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    Inside the Arthur Miller Theater at the University of Michigan where they will be producing All My Sons
    in October 2015 to mark the Miller Centenary.

    Recent Books on Miller (2011--current)   Archive 2005-2010