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Signature Theatre literary manager Jenna Clark Embrey, Playwrights Realm associate artistic director Alexis Williams, playwright Lucas Hnath, playwright/director Robert O'Hara, and director Leigh Silverman at "The State of the Play" event at the Signature.

Offscript Live at the Signature: The State of the Play

A lively conversation with playwright Lucas Hnath, director Leigh Silverman, playwright/director Robert O’Hara, and new-play producer Alexis Williams.

Offscript is a podcast occasionally produced by the editors of American Theatre.

This special edition features a conversation recorded at New York City’s Signature Theatre on March 18, “The State of the Play,” one of a series of live events co-presented by American Theatre and the Signature (the first, on best practices for diversifying theatre, is here). Special guests Leigh SilvermanLucas HnathRobert O’Hara, and Alexis Williams join Signature literary manager Jenna Clark Embrey for a lively and free-ranging talk about trends in new American playwriting, play producing, and playgoing. And the Q&A with the assembled audience is as rich as the dialogue among the artists onstage.

Download the episode here.

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The video from the event can be viewed below.

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