The new movie musical can be experienced as a virtual beauty shop, where a multigenerational matriarchy keeps the faith and carries the stories.
The ‘Orange Is the New Black’ actress, who once used a Ntozake Shange monologue as her go-to audition piece, is now starring in the Public Theater revival.
The Broadway veteran, still kicking in ‘Hadestown,’ has blazed a path so that others may follow.
She brings a calm approach to the stresses of producing to new work at the Playwrights Realm.
DACA recipients, feeling unwelcome in the country they call home, claim a home onstage.
In programs at the Farm Theater, Target Margin, and Barnard College, playwrights collaborate with students to develop new work.
The NYC-based initiative isn’t just scoring productions for Latinx playwrights—it’s hoping to make their work bloom and plant seeds for more.