Despite threats of total elimination, the nation’s arts and humanities got a small boost today.
A native of the Yellowhammer State, Schmidt leaves his post at New Jersey’s Paper Mill after a career that has also encompassed Chicago and Wisconsin theatres.
The NY Times’ recent ‘Brief History of Gay Theatre’ was not so brief. So how did it manage to leave out so much gay history that wasn’t white and male?
The slate ranges from Jane Austen to Karen Zacarías, from Anna Ziegler to David Henry Hwang, from Culture Clash to Mo Willems.
The slate also includes Christina Ham’s Nina Simone musical, a play by Steven Dietz, a staging of Khaled Hosseini, and more.
The organization has awarded the Florida drama program with the Spirit of Thespis Award.
The San Francisco theatre’s season will include a chamber opera, and contemporary plays and musicals.
The season will feature both classic and contemporary plays and musicals.
The season will include Greek mythology, a holiday classic, and contemporary works.
New plays by Rebecca Gilman, Christina Anderson, Dael Orlandersmith, Ike Holter, and David Cale accompany the Chicago debut of ‘Sweat’ and revivals of ‘The Winter’s Tale’ and ‘The Music Man.’