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When 5 Atlanta theatres joined to fundraise, they faced familiar roadblocks and found new avenues.
New plays from Jez Butterworth, James Graham, and Lucy Kirkwood throw its characters and their values into sharp relief and thrilling conflict.
Sure, the region has tourists and retirees, but it’s also home to a far-flung, wide-ranging theatre scene.
The first site-specific piece in a planned three-year project kicks off with an immersive stroll through Little Havana's Tower Hotel.
The Women's Voices Theater Festival and the National New Play Network encourages theatres around the world to present an unproduced play by a woman.
An assistant director recalls the path-breaking original production at the Public Theater.
Cooper joins Le Petit Theatre after leaving his position at American Conservatory Theater.
Ten emerging playwrights will join EST's playwriting collective for 2017-18.
At Idaho Shakespeare Festival, alternating Hamlets mined the role’s duality—and not just along gender lines.
From an actor/teacher in South Florida to a Philadelphia stage manager, here are some folks to have on your radar.
The venerable avant-garde company is back in the East Village, but don't expect them to settle down.
How Children’s Theatre of Charlotte drew on the field’s best practices to create sensory-friendly offerings.
Play this month's Caption Contest and you might win a copy of the libretto for 'Dear Evan Hansen.'
On this week's podcast, the Connecticut critic joins the editors to dish about his Q&A with Yale's James Bundy and the upcoming season.
In programs at the Farm Theater, Target Margin, and Bard College, playwrights collaborate with students to develop new work.
The new festival will lift up stories by LGBTQ artists of color in Boston.
Food and homecoming are at the heart of Amir Nazir Zuabi's one-woman play, as staged near hot stoves in New York and the Bay Area.
The two theatre artists are among the 24 recipients of the 2017 MacArthur Fellowship, which comes with $625,000.
He was an outsized figure as zany, mercurial, tender, and tragic as the characters he put onstage.
The gender-parity tide may finally be turning in the British Isles, but there's still work to be done.
An experienced managing director, Bielstein succeeds Timothy Shields as leader of the resident theatre league.
The season will feature a reinterpretation of 'A Streetcar Named Desire,' a world premiere, and several contemporary music concerts.
The Seattle theatre will present a mix of contemporary and classic plays and musicals.
The U.S. got national arts funding after decades of advocacy, much of it by theatre folks working with various government entities, including the CIA.
Its national granting program awards $10,000 in operating support to theatres, both first-time beneficiaries and a few repeat honorees.
A retired professor voices concerns about the casting of Jen Silverman's play 'The Moors,' which 'American Theatre' printed in full in our July/August 2017 issue.
The sixth T. Fellow, chosen to develop a new theatrical production, will attend classes at Columbia's School of the Arts.
The Minneapolis theatre will present a one-man adaptation of 'Moby Dick' and Sarah DeLappe's 'The Wolves' next season.
The British-born director departs after six years leading the Kentucky theatre and its influential new-play program, the Humana Festival.
Theatre is reflecting our world back at us. But are we feeling it?
It will partner with the National Theatre on a new program called Public Acts.