Publications etc.

If you would like to read any of the below but do not have institutional access, please email assistant@masiasare.com. This section includes academic articles, podcast episodes, and video presentations. 

MT/D, or change: An anti-racist musical theatre reading group

Studies in Musical Theatre, Volume 16, Number 1, April 2022, pp. 53-76

Co-authored with Donatella Galella, Jordan Ealey, SAJ, Hye Won Kim, Matthew D. Morrison, Karen Shimakawa, and Celine Parreñas Shimizu.

Voicing Across Distance podcast

hosted by Masi Asare

Listening for voices and vocal sound today, across social distance, with voice scholars and practitioners. Guests include: Abigail Bengson, Nina Eidsheim, Derrick Fox, Joan La Barbara, Katherine Meizel, Shana Redmond, Dylan Robinson, and more.

"What Do We Do With the Musical Theatre Canon?"

in Troubling Traditions: Canonicity, Theatre, and Performance in the US. Routledge, 2021.

A chapter co-authored chapter with Stacy Wolf, Rob Berman, Randall Eng, Eric M. Glover, David Savran, Georgia Stitt, Brandon Webster, and Sarah Whitfield.

Book Reviews

TDR 65, no. 3 (September 2021): 174–77

Reviews of Hungry Listening: Resonant Theory for Indigenous Sound Studies (Dylan Robinson);  Multivocality: Singing on the Borders of Identity (Katherine Meizel);  The Performative Power of Vocality (Virginie Magnat).

"The Black Broadway Voice: Calls and Responses"

Studies in Musical Theatre, Volume 14, Number 3, December 2020, pp. 343-359

In conversation with John Bronston, Elijah Caldwell, Rheaume Crenshaw, Khiyon Hursey, Jamal James, Zonya Love Johnson, and Dionne McClain-Freeney.

"Vocal Colour in Blue: Early 20th Century Black Women Singers as Broadway's Voice Teachers"

Performance Matters VOL. 6, NO. 2, DECEMBER 2020; PP. 52–66

"Divided by a Common Language: Musical Theater and Popular Music Studies"

Journal of Popular music studies, vol. 31 no. 4, winter 2019; pp. 32-50

Co-written with Jake Johnson, Amy Coddington, Daniel Goldmark, Raymond Knapp, Oliver Wang, Elizabeth Wollman.