The Friends take a road trip to see ‘Into the Woods,’ in actual nature, and talk to Britney Simpson, the production’s Baker’s Wife; plus reviews of ‘Sea Wall/A Life’ and ‘Bat Out of Hell.’
The season will include plays by Holland Taylor, Simon Stephens, and the musical ‘Bye Bye Birdie.’
The lineup will include works by Lauren Gunderson, Paula Vogel, and more.
The 2019 festival, presented by La Jolla Playhouse, will feature new interactive works from around the globe.
A century after his heyday, a Polish pianist and statesman is suddenly a hot stage property.
The author of ‘Open’ and ‘Mary and Max’ talks about how comic books influence her plays (and her marriage).
The cohort includes Alexander (Lex) Turner, Lanise Antoine Shelley, Christina Casano, Jeremy Ohringer, and Aliza Feder.
The longtime critic and reporter, now theatre and dance editor at the Chicago Reader, gives her take on the city’s vibrant, often misunderstood theatre scene.
Zakiyyah Alexander, Jaclyn Backhaus, E.M. Lewis, Mary Katheryn Nagle, Sara Nović, and Sanaz Toossi will create works for the project.
Four Chicago-based writers will develop new works as part of the year-long residency.