How three American showbiz figures reclaimed their Jewishness in a time of crisis and redefined it in the popular imagination.
Is drama dying on the Main Stem? Not if these writers (and some enterprising nonprofits) can help it.
John Lahr’s new biography, “Mad Pilgrimage of the Flesh,” sheds an admiring but unflinching light on the playwright’s career and later works, as well as his life and relationships.
Among other things, a new collection of letters from the celebrated and complicated American director show his tough-love devotion to new work and writers.
The book examines Miller’s efforts to pursue a career in theatre and practice medicine.