Setting Shakespeare’s tragedy in Persia isn’t just an aesthetic choice for the Iranian-American actor; it’s an existential one.
Theatre is for the people, and it plays a critical role in lifting up our voices; I know because it’s lifted mine.
Her new musical ‘Bella’ is a tall tale about an unlikely Old West heroine.
In Claire Lizzimore’s new play at Atlantic, Hall has just the sort of workout she looks for: playing a woman whose life is coming apart.
With ‘Best of Enemies,’ New Stage Theatre in Jackson, Miss., confronted its audience with an unexpectedly timely tale of racial reconciliation.
The slate includes new plays by José Cruz González and Anna Zeigler, and a musical based on ‘Benny & Joon.
Joy and laughter always emanated from the office of one of the original Ladies of LORT.
In six plays at Open Fist Theatre, a middle-aged actor with a murdered son goes to hell (literally) and back, and many points between.
The Nigerian-American playwrights puts ‘Sojourners’ and ‘Her Portmanteau’ into rep and talks about the other 7 in the cycle.
At the helm of one of America’s great ensembles, she led Steppenwolf—and the American theatre—to ever greater height, depth, and breadth.