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Robi Polgar
Writer, director, musician.
Writer, director, musician.
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Sorting out my thoughts on being an artist for a small army of eighth graders on a recent career day.

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Neither heat nor heat nor heat nor heat will stop me from strumming and warbling for you in the Austin sunshine. Fridays at the @ButterflyBarATX. 

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St. Marks Is Dead at the Carousel Lounge 11/4/15
Here is the running order for  +Ada Calhoun 's book party for her killer book  St. Marks Is Dead at the @carousel_lounge this Wednesday: 7pm - 9pm: The Study Session makes its return to the Austin stage in this pre-show for you early-birds/happy hourettes (...

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During the Late Joys gig last Saturday at the always fabulous Carousel Lounge, we did a bunch of old material among which were some of my soapbox songs (Ghost Town, Twisty System, Dresden, among others). Matt bantered that next on my to-do list was a song about gun violence, which as we all know is the scourge of today. Well, alright. I took up the challenge and wrote this little number. 

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Cha-cha-boom!

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The Tree Play in the Media: Reviews, Interviews and More
The Tree Play has received bounteous attention from local media. Below please wander through reviews, on-air interviews and a collection of images from the production. As more photos get sorted, I'll post the best of them on the play's Facebook page and lin...

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The Tree Play, Political Theatre and Me
In last week’s Austin Chronicle, Arts Editor Robert Faires wrote a fine piece about political theatre in Austin, “ Getting Political With The Tree Play and Robin Hood: An Elegy: Two new Austin plays tackle timely subjects .” For those of you with the stamin...

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Tickets on Sale Now for The Tree Play
  Premiering August 6 The Tree Play An agitprop folk tale for the theatre by Austin writer/director Robi Polgar that
explores the relationship between man and nature and poses questions about
survival, environmental activism and what it means to fall in lov...

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The Tree Play Scores Major Match, Venue Underwriting
The Tree Play wins $3,000 matching grant, $700 venue underwriting, to kick off a month-long fundraising campaign. Building on the generous support of  a friend of the project and  The Creative Fund's Q Rental Subsidy Grant, June's fundraising campaign follo...
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