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The founding editor of American Theatre did everything with gusto, including mentoring two generations of theatre journalists.
Pandemic delays allowed the Chicago theatre to rethink their both production process and the meaning of the play, with strong input from their lead actor.
She may be alone onstage for the performance, but she contains---and reflects---multitudes.
For Hispanic Heritage Month, four Latinx/Latine play festival producers talk about their vision for a more expansive and inclusive American theatre.
Formerly the Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company, this Twin Cities mainstay is dedicated to new work rooted in Jewish culture.
As she steps into a new role at D.C.'s Folger Theatre and Library, she's focused on how a repurposed Bard can help build community.
Hired in 1982 to create a national theatre magazine, he spent decades covering and celebrating artists and companies in the U.S. and around the world.
The playwright of 'Middletown' and 'Thom Pain' talks about his new Ibsen adaptation, 'Gnit,' the often winding pursuit of the self, and the lessons of community.
From a warning against home-grown fascism to an R&H revisal, from WOW Café to slam poetry.
Among the doors the playwright and teacher opened: to the power of words, to the world of theatre, to the possibilities of meditation.
If confirmed, Lowe will be the first Native American head of the NEA, and Jackson the first African American and Mexican American to lead the NEA.
A list of 200 plays dealing with faith, religion, and/or spirituality also includes work by Lucas Hnath, Ins Choi, and Mark St. Germain.
Citing a financial 'perfect storm,' the organization's board has opted to close the 27-year-old organization.
An artist and leader who first joined the company in 2019, she will oversee the efforts of the theatre's artistic development.
The review aggregation site will publish original criticism alongside its thumbs-up-or-down parsings of NYC theatre reviews.
This month the critics talk to the star of 'Hadestown' about darkness and empathy, and share their theatregoing highlights.
In her successful soap writing career, she used new-play development skills she honed at the O'Neill and New York Theatre Workshop, among others.
Guild writers may now use the rider to encourage equitable and inclusive hiring practices in their plays or musicals.
In this episode we talk to critics on both coasts (with JR holding down the Midwest) about criticism, in-person theatre, and Twitter vs. TikTok.
2 new documentaries look at Broadway as it was, while a third gives us a glimpse of our possible post-COVID future.
This moment has pushed us past even our most prescient preparations for crisis and challenge, but we can face it together.
As theatre workers prepare for a return to in-person theatre, they have lingering questions about what kinds of spaces and conditions they're returning to.
Poised between a troubled but familiar past and the uncertain promise of a transformed future, is it any wonder we're having trouble with the next act of our lives?
The 8 individuals in this year's cohort don't just make theatre; over the past year and going forward, they are all about making change.
The pandemic led to innovative, alternative forms of theatre. Can theatre criticism keep up?
As theatremakers celebrate the return to in-person, in-venue performances, it's imperative to keep open the doors offered by digital theatre and celebrate its place alongside the stage.
The downtown artist didn't ever expect or hope to be on Broadway, but her docutheatre piece 'Is This A Room' has defied expectations all along.
Lyons is out to change the theatre canon, and serving 'Chicken & Biscuits' on Broadway is just the one step along the way.
When the pandemic cut short a crazy-busy schedule, Aponte used the time to fulfill a dream of giving back to his community.
With a focus on experimental opera, Miguel Flores's career has him looking forward toward a more human-centric way of working.
When the pandemic hit her career on both sides of the Atlantic, she got the unique chance to help develop productions in gestation.