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Monday, December 11, 2023

How to Dance in Ohio, on Broadway

In The Politics of Autism, I discuss depictions of ASD in popular culture.  There is a need for authentic casting. 


Based on the Peabody Award-winning HBO documentary, How to Dance in Ohio is a heart-filled new musical exploring the need to connect and the courage it takes to step out into the world. At a group counseling center in Columbus, Ohio, seven autistic young adults prepare for a spring formal dance—a rite of passage that breaks open their routines and sets off hilarious and heartbreaking encounters.