Schooled by Stella Adler in his profession’s highest ideals, he’ll get another chance to live up to them in Arthur Miller’s ‘The Price.’
The season will include plays by Roundabout Underground alumni Joshua Harmon and Lindsey Ferrentino.
The chairman of NBC Entertainment works in TV, but he’s bringing theatre into people’s homes and onto their stages in every way he can.
From the first performances of Baltimore’s Vagabond Players, L.A.’s Teatro Principal, and NYC’s Roundabout to designer Tharon Musser’s Broadway debut, November was a memorable month for theatre.
From ‘Cherry Orchard’ on Broadway to ‘Cymbeline’ in London, period transplants have varied success.
The South depicted by an emerging group of playwrights is complicated and diverse, and there’s not a mint julep in sight.
As ever, most of Broadway’s biggest awards will go to shows nurtured by nonprofits.
The season will feature new plays by Steve Martin and Meghan Kennedy, and a new musical from Adam Gopnik and David Shire.
Columbia@Roundabout will provide training opportunities for the college’s MFA students.
The playwright’s work might deal with weighty subjects, but not so heavy that uplift is out of the question.