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Real James Bond

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REVIEWS & FEATURES

DNAWORKS IN THE PRESS

 DNAWORKS featured in Teresa Coleman Wash's Howlround piece "A Time of Interrogation."

DNAWORKS' programming lauded by Cara Mia Theatre's Ariana Cook for its mindfulness of mixed-identity experiences in American Theatre, 2019 HERE.

Hollow Roots by DNAWORKS' Ensemble Member Christina Anderson reviewed by Janice L. Franklin in TheatreJones, 2018

Adam McKinney featured in Zeek Magazine, 2009

CASTING A MOVEMENT: THE WELCOME TABLE INITIATIVE

Casting a Movement: The Welcome Table Initiative ed. by Claire Syler and Daniel Banks (review). Detra Payne Theatre Topics, Volume 31, Number 3, November 2021, pp. 273-274. Article.

FORT WORTH LYNCHING TOUR: HONORING THE MEMORY OF MR. FRED ROUSE

NBCDFW feature: Conversations: Call for Change article. 2021

Fort Worth article: "An Eye on the Past." 2021

Fort Worth Star Telegram article: "100 years after Fred Rouse was lynched in Fort Worth, these events promote healing." 2021

HyperAllergic review: "Our Wandering, Rootless Nature, Given Shape by a Jewish Tradition. The autumn holiday of Sukkot continues to offer solace and community for new generations." 2021

Theatre Research International review of Casting a Movement: The Welcome Table Initiative, edited by Claire Syler and Daniel Banks, by Colin Vorbeck, Texas Tech University.

"Claire Syler and Daniel Banks' edited volume of essays, Casting a Movement: The Welcome Table Initiative, is a must read for any theatre professional, educator or student." - Read Derrick Vanmeter's full review here.

NBC 5 produced a video of Adam and Daniel talking about the FWLT. 

SHELTER IN PLACE

Featured in the Houston Chronicle: "Critical Race Theory exhibit packs powerful punch at Houston’s Project Row Houses." 2022

Featured in The Grio: "Houston artists use row houses to bring clarity and truth to CRT." 2022

Featured in Black Enterprise: "Houston Artists Explore Controversy Surrounding Critical Race Theory Being Taught in Schools." 2022

 

Featured in the Sight Lines Magazine: "The Line-up: Eleven Texas exhibitions to see during spring break, and beyond." 2022

Featured in Hyperallergic: "Our Wandering, Rootless Nature, Given Shape by a Jewish Tradition." 2022

Featured in Art Memo Mag review. 2022

Featured in Forward: "Reimagining sukkahs in a time of plague." 2022

Featured in Willamette Week: "The Virtual Choreography of Adam McKinney’s “Shelter in Place” Installation Imagines One Giant Leap for Humankind." 2022

Featured in The Jerusalem Post: "Sukkot, the pandemic and a lynching come together in a Jewish art install." 2022

Featured in Argus Observer: "Multimedia exhibition Shelter in Place opens Oct. 1, on eve of Sukkot." 2022

THE REAL JAMES BOND...

Featured in Culture Shock Miami's Blog, "The Power of Representation: Uncovering the Real James Bond." 2022

 

Featured in Culture Shock Miami's Blog, "'What does it take to be remembered?' – A Chat with Christopher Rivas." 2022

 

Feature in Miami's Community News article, "Culture Shock Miami Presents, ‘The Real James Bond… Was Dominican'." 2022

 

Featured in El Nuevo Herald article, "El verdadero James Bond... era dominicano." 2022

 

Featured in Miami New Times's article, "The Fifteen Best Things to Do in Miami This Week." 2022

The Real James Bond...Was Dominican featured in ArtBust Miami article. 2022

The Real James Bond...Was Dominican reviewed by Travis McCallum in The Column, 2019 

The Real James Bond...Was Dominican reviewed by Teresa Marrero in TheatreJones, 2019

Christopher Rivas answer questions about DNAWORKS' production of The Real James Bond Was Dominican in TheatreJones, 2019

TRANSFORM 1012 N. MAIN STREET

Featured in The Washington Post opinion piece: "When saving a symbol of white supremacy is a way to resist it." 2022

Featured in DFW501c article: "FW nonprofit colab to turn Klan building into reparative justice project." 2022

 

Featured in HeroMag article: "Coalition buys former KKK headquarters in Fort Worth to create a local arts and healing center." 2022

 

Featured in Texas News article: "A Poetic Project to Redeem the KKK Meeting Hall in Fort Worth." 2022

 

Featured in Dallas Observer article: "The Coalition That Saved the KKK Building in Fort Worth Explains Plans For the Lynching Site." 2022

Featured in The Dallas Morning News article: "Coalition buys former KKK headquarters in Fort Worth to create community arts and healing center." 2022

Featured in Fort Worth Magazine article: "Nonprofit Coalition Acquires KKK Building on North Main Street." 2022

Featured in Kera News article: "Fort Worth’s old KKK hall set to become a hub for racial healing through the arts." 2022

Featured CBS DFW segment: "Former Ku Klux Klan Hall In Fort Worth Being Turned Into ‘Arts And Community Healing’ Space." 2022

Featured in Fort Worth Star Telegram article: "Panther Island’s KKK building sold to arts coalition. Here’s what’s planned for it." 2022

Featured in Head Topics article: "Former Ku Klux Klan Hall In Fort Worth Being Turned Into 'Arts And Community Healing' Space." 2022

Featured in Culture Map, Fort Worth article: "Former KKK building in Fort Worth to be transformed into healing space." 2022

Featured in What's Up Fort Worth article: "Space of Hate will be Space of Truth, Reconciliation, and Liberation." 2022

NBC-DFW covers T1012 project: "Nonprofits Plan Bright Future for Old KKK Building in Fort Worth." HERE. 2022

NBC-DFW covers TRANSFORM 1012 N. MAIN STREET project: "Texas Coalition Hopes to Repurpose, Transform Old KKK Hall"

Should Fort Worth’s Klan hall be saved? This group has 180 days to prove it should. Read the whole story HERE.

WE ARE ALL GUESTS HERE

Art [Memo] review: "We Are All Guests Here." 2021