Play reading festivals come and go, but there was something electric and urgent about this year, the fest’s 7th.
There’s no shortage of exciting new writing for the stage. But are we in a Golden Age of playwriting?
Playwrights at Erik Ehn’s annual Texas retreat don’t speak for 10 days. New writing rushes into the void, along with a sense of community.
The writer/performer explains his fascination with the vintage film actress who inspired his new play at Abrons Arts Center.
The versatile and busy director talks about her devotion to both art and activism, and how she’s fused the two with Public Works.
With Under the Radar, Coil, PROTOTYPE, American Realness, Other Forces, January is festival season in New York City. So snap out of it.
Close collaboration and unhurried gestation characterize the work of this unique ensemble company of two.
A good play makes you think, but the exquisite little play-books from 53rd State Press are objects of contemplation in themselves.